Hope you're all having a great summer so far. A few updates for the
month of June:
MathSoc has decided to waive club fees for the Spring 2021 term.
If you are a current CSC member who has already paid for Spring 2021
membership, your membership has been extended by one term.
If you are a current CSC member whose membership is expired for the
Spring 2021 term, you can email syscom(a)csclub.uwaterloo.ca to have your
membership renewed for the term at no cost.
Spring 2021 elections have concluded. Here are your executives for the
- President: Kallen Tu (k4tu)
- VP: Gordon Le (g2le)
- AVP: Ravindu Angammana (rbangamm)
- Treasurer: Neil Parikh (n3parikh)
- Sysadmin: Max Erenberg (merenber)
The unfilled positions this term are Office Manager, Librarian and
Become inspired in an upcoming talk by Titus Winters on June 10th from
7-8pm ET, who will share how good team culture can positively impact
Titus Winters is a senior staff software engineer at Google, the chair
of the global subcommittee for the design of the C++ standard library, a
teacher and an author. Over the years, Titus has started several Google
projects that are believed to be in the top 10 largest refactorings in
human history. This unique scale and perspective has informed his
thinking on the care and feeding of software systems.
In this tech talk, Titus will discuss the roles of individual
contributors, team leads, and managers in fostering a good culture, and
show how this has a positive impact on project outcomes. Titus's talk
will hit many teamwork and leadership themes of the "Software
Engineering at Google" book, and the habits that have made his teams
We know a virtual Spring term is making meeting new friends even harder,
but we are happy to announce that our Speed-Friending event is back!
Come hop on a Zoom call with us to get a chance to connect with others
in our community.
Like last term's event, you will be able to meet others in groups of 3
or 4, with around 10 minutes to talk. An optional prompt will act as an
icebreaker, but feel free to discuss anything you want! Remember to
connect with the people in your groups if you'd like to stay in contact
Registration is optional; we'll just be sending you a reminder on the
day of, as well as a calendar invite.
Event Date: Tuesday, June 15th 2021, 8-9pm EST
Sign up at http://bit.ly/uwcsc-speed-friending-signups! Alternatively,
you can also email us at exec(a)csclub.uwaterloo.ca.
Treasurer, UWaterloo CSC