Milk, Snacks, Pancakes, Pizza: Are we a Food Society? | T2W8 Newsletter

Sun 26 Feb

Election Results, plenty of Free Food, and our Programming Challenge!

Due to the posting times of the newsletter, this is quite old news by now, but our Elections results are out! We have a lovely new set of exec (most importantly, Serene will be taking over writing the newsletters) and some fun(?) motions.

In some spectacular timing, we are accidentally giving out (or ordering) food every day this week -- I know some people have joked about living of UWCS free pizza, but your dream is becoming a reality!

Our very own programming challenge happens on Wednesday, which I have heard loads about already ๐Ÿ‘€. There's probably free pizza, but if there isn't, you didn't hear that from me...

On Thursday, we have a double whammy, a belated pancake day event at The Oaks and a bonus gaming event for our Women & NB members!

๐Ÿฅ› Milk Mondays W8

๐Ÿ•™ Mon 27 Feb 10am - 2pm ๐Ÿ“ DCS Atrium
You already know what it is

At our recent AGM, a very serious motion was submitted, and was seriously voted through. This motion was (fortunately) Milk Mondays!

As a result, we'll be in DCS weekly feeding you all the glorious sustenance of milk. Excitingly, we'll have some alternative milks as well -- even including chocolate milk on the first Monday of each month.

๐Ÿ” Weekly Pub Meal W8

๐Ÿ•ก Mon 27 Feb 6:30pm - 9pm ๐Ÿ“ Dirty Duck
As always, this week in the rotation, we will be ducking.

โ˜• CompCafรฉ W8

๐Ÿ•” Tue 28 Feb 5pm - 9pm ๐Ÿ“ CS0.01
If you haven't had enough of free food from Milk Mondays, Snack Snuesdays are here! Please ignore the last sentence.

๐ŸŽค๐ŸŽฎ Careers in Games (DCS)

๐Ÿ•‘ Wed 1 Mar 2pm - 3:30pm ๐Ÿ“ MS.02
Hear about roles in games from design to development and production and learn about working in the industry from games professionals. Speakers from Rebellion and Playground Games.

๐Ÿง  UWCS Challenge

๐Ÿ•“ Wed 1 Mar 4pm - 7pm ๐Ÿ“ CS0.01
The return of our very own team programming contest, UWCS Challenge, is happening this Wednesday!

๐Ÿ”ต Take part in teams of up to 3
๐Ÿ”บ Solve 5 programming challenges of increasing difficulty
๐ŸŸฉ Score in the top 3 teams to win chocolate, t-shirts, and Amazon gift cards!

Want to get an idea of what it's like? Check out some past problems here.

๐Ÿฅž Pancakes @ The Oaks

๐Ÿ•” Thu 2 Mar 5pm - 8pm ๐Ÿ“ The Oaks
Pancake day may have passed, but it's never too late. Join us at The Oaks for a fun evening of pancake making! Sign up at this form as we do have limited slots.

๐ŸŽฎ Wildcards do GAMING

๐Ÿ•ข Thu 2 Mar 7:30pm - 10pm ๐Ÿ“ CS0.01
Are you a women or non-binary individual? Do you like gaming? Would you like some friends to game with? Come make use of UWCS extensive game collection...

๐ŸŽฎ Friday Night Gaming W8

๐Ÿ•– Fri 3 Mar 7pm - 11:59pm ๐Ÿ“ Department of Computer Science
Gaming. Consoles. VR. Pizza (sometimes free).

Ooops, accidentally a busy week, good luck!
-- Owen [he/him] Links: ๐Ÿ’ฌ Discord | ๐Ÿ“ท Instagram | ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ Join the Society


The society relies on sponsorship to fund events, infrastructure, and all that free pizza you all love so much, so check them out!

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