Upcoming Events and Invitation to Fifth General Meeting
02 March 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting and events

Hey guys!

Congratulations to Ben Quach and Mark De Ruyter for becoming Chair and Vice Chair respectively. Come to our fifth general meeting for our secondary officer elections!

For those of you who have been nominated for the officer elections, then you must send an email to acm.at.ucr@gmail.com to confirm whether you are going to try to run for the position you are nominated for.

Also, thank you for attending Robocode 2015 and the Algorithms Practice workshop at ACM! Check out the Robocode 2015 Video on our Facebook page, ACM@UCR!

Upcoming Events
  • Algorithm Workshop (Weekly Fridays at 7PM)
    • Presenter: Clement Wong | UCR Graduate Student
    • Date: Mar. 6, 2015
    • Date: Mar. 6, 2015
    • Time: 7:00PM
    • Place: WCH 226
    • RSVP Form

Upcoming Events and General Meeting
04 February 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting and events

Hey guys!

Come to our third general meeting on Friday, Feb. 6th, 2015 from 4:00PM - 5:00PM at WCH 205/6 ! We will talk about our upcoming events and discuss the ACM Career Path Program, which includes ACM Sponsored projects!

  • Friday Feb 6th, 2015: Third General Meeting

  • Friday Feb 6th, 2015: Movie Night!

    • Host: ACM@UCR
    • Time: 6:00PM - 11:00PM
    • Place: WCH 226
    • Movie: My Neighbor Totoro by Hayao Miyazaki
    • RSVP: Facebook Event Page

  • Saturday Feb. 7th, 2015: ACM@UCR - HackerRank Codesprint ACM@UCR’s HackerRank CodeSprint is a 5 hour, local programming competition with 5 easy, 2 moderate, and 1 difficult problem.We will be competing on an online site called https://www.hackerrank.com/. You can use C/C++, Java, Python, or Ruby as your language of choice. You can compete individually, or in a team of up to 3. Prize will be given to winning team(s) - TBD

    • Host: ACM@UCR
    • Sponsor: HackerRank
    • Time: 11:00AM
    • Place: WCH 226
    • RSVP/Registration Form Register on this form to either, work individually, work in teams, or to be placed in a team here
    • RSVP: Facebook Event Page

  • Saturday Feb. 21, 2015: Robocode Competition Program your own virtual robot using Java and have them fight to the death with other virtual robots! You will have 4 hours to code your robot. We will showcase the competition at the remaining 2 hours. There will also be a Java workshop the same week! Download the source code and checkout more information here**

    • Hosts: GameSpawn and ACM@UCR
    • Time: 11:00AM - 5:00PM
    • Place: WCH 226
    • RSVP/Registration Form: Register for the Robocode Competition here
    • RSVP: Facebook Event Page

  • Wednesday Feb. 18th, 2015: Java Workshop Prepare for Robocode Competition by attending this workshop!

    • Host: GameSpawn and ACM@UCR
    • Presenter: Daniel Ramirez
    • Time: 6:40PM - 7:40PM
    • Place: WCH 226
    • RSVP/Registration Form: Register for the Java Workshop for the Robocode Competition here

If you have questions, comments, or concerns, then please email us at acm.at.ucr@gmail.com


Upcoming Events
21 January 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting and events

Hey guys!

Come join us in our second general meeting at WCH 205/206 on this Friday (Jan. 23, 2015) from 4:00PM - 5:00PM. We will be discussing how we are organizing rides for SB Hacks and talk about some exciting events that we have in store for you!

Upcoming Events

  • Jan. 22, 2015 from 7:00PM - 8:00PM: How to Install Linux Party

  • Need to install a linux distro on your laptop but need help? We will instruct you on on how to prep your laptop for installation and walk you through the installation process if things go wrong! RSVP here

  • Please bring a flash drive with a Linux distro on it. We recommend Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS.

  • BACKUP YOUR FILES BEFORE COMING. (just in case)

  • Saturday Jan. 24, 2015: Hike to the C @ 3:00PM

  • Join us for a morning hike to the C! We will be meeting at the ACM clubroom in WCH 226 by 3:00PM! We recommend you to bring at least one water bottle and some snacks! RSVP here :).

  • Saturday Feb. 7th, 2015: ACM CodeSprint with HackerRank from 11:00am - 5:00pm - ACM Codesprint is a 5 hour local programming competition that’s supported by HackerRank.There will be:

    • 5 easy challenges
    • 2 intermediate challenges
    • 1 expert challenge

RSVP here :).

  • Date and Time - TBA: Google Resume Workshop
  • Google wants to host an interview workshop here at UCR to help anyone who wants to prepare for an internship and/or career in CS. Please fill out this doodle poll so we can let them know when the best time to come is.
  • IMPORTANT Note: If you are registered for SB Hacks but you do not have a ride or you wish to give a ride, then fill out our carpool form here! SB Hacks is on Jan. 30th - Feb. 1! We recommend that you bring a pillow, a blanket, comfortable clothes, and hygienic supplies.

Have a great week!


Upcoming Events
21 January 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting and events

Hey guys!

Come join us in our second general meeting at WCH 205/206 on this Friday (Jan. 23, 2015) from 4:00PM - 5:00PM. We will be discussing how we are organizing rides for SB Hacks and talk about some exciting events that we have in store for you!

Upcoming Events

  • Jan. 22, 2015 from 7:00PM - 8:00PM: How to Install Linux Party

  • Need to install a linux distro on your laptop but need help? We will instruct you on on how to prep your laptop for installation and walk you through the installation process if things go wrong! RSVP here

  • Please bring a flash drive with a Linux distro on it. We recommend Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS.

  • BACKUP YOUR FILES BEFORE COMING. (just in case)

  • Saturday Jan. 24, 2015: Hike to the C @ 3:00PM

  • Join us for a morning hike to the C! We will be meeting at the ACM clubroom in WCH 226 by 3:00PM! We recommend you to bring at least one water bottle and some snacks! RSVP here :).

  • Saturday Feb. 7th, 2015: ACM CodeSprint with HackerRank from 11:00am - 5:00pm - ACM Codesprint is a 5 hour local programming competition that’s supported by HackerRank.There will be:

    • 5 easy challenges
    • 2 intermediate challenges
    • 1 expert challenge

RSVP here :).

  • Date and Time - TBA: Google Resume Workshop
  • Google wants to host an interview workshop here at UCR to help anyone who wants to prepare for an internship and/or career in CS. Please fill out this doodle poll so we can let them know when the best time to come is.
  • IMPORTANT Note: If you are registered for SB Hacks but you do not have a ride or you wish to give a ride, then fill out our carpool form here! SB Hacks is on Jan. 30th - Feb. 1! We recommend that you bring a pillow, a blanket, comfortable clothes, and hygienic supplies.

Have a great week!


Thank you - Table Top Game Day - Updates
15 January 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting and events

Hey guys!

Thanks for attending Table Top Game Day! We are glad to have fun and play games with you guys :). We hope to see you all in our upcoming events!

Professional Fun

  • Wednesday Jan. 21, 2015: JavaScript Workshop from 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    • This is an introductory course to JavaScript. All beginners and more advanced users are welcome to take this course! RSVP here :).

  • Jan. 30th - Feb. 1: Santa Barbara Hackathon - SBHacks!

    • As mentioned before, we recommend that you bring a pillow, a blanket, comfortable clothes, and hygienic supplies.
    • The registration for SBHacks is now closed! You can no longer register for this event!

  • Saturday Feb. 7th, 2015: ACM CodeSprint with HackerRank from 11:00am - 5:00pm

    • ACM Codesprint is a 5 hour local programming competition that’s supported by HackerRank.There will be:
    • 5 easy challenges
    • 2 intermediate challenges
    • 1 expert challenge RSVP here :).

Social

  • Saturday Jan. 24, 2015: Hike to the C @ 3:00PM

    • Join us for a morning hike to the C! We will be meeting at the ACM clubroom in WCH 226 by 3:00PM! We recommend you to bring at least one water bottle and some snacks! RSVP here :).

Hope you guys are having a great week so far ^__^v.

Sincerely,

Tina Wang


ACM's First General Meeting Winter 2015
10 January 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting

Hey guys!

Thank you for those who attended our first general meeting! If you missed out, then don’t fret! Here are some events to expect throughout the quarter!


Professional Fun

  • Jan. 30th - Feb. 1: Santa Barbra Hackathon - SBHacks! Please register for both links! We recommend that you bring a pillow, a blanket, comfortable clothes, and hygienic supplies.

  • Register for the event officially at Santa Barbara’s official Hackathon site

  • Register for the event on Facebook to increase our chances of getting a bus ride to SBHacks!

  • Date - TBA: ACM CodeSprint ACM Codesprint is a 5 hour local programming competition that’s supported by HackerRank. We will let you know when this event is! There will be:

  • 5 easy challenges

  • 2 intermediate challenges

  • 1 expert challenge


Social

  • Wednesday Jan.14: Table Top Game Day! Starting at 11:00AM, board games will be setup in WCH 226. Come in whenever to play a game with us in your free time! :)

  • Saturday Jan. 24: Hike to the C

Join us for a morning hike to the C! We will be meeting at the ACM clubroom in WCH 226 by 11:00AM! We recommend you to bring at least one water bottle and some snacks!


Contact us by email at acm.at.ucr@gmail.com if you have any questions, comments or concerns!


Winter Quarter Week 1
08 January 2015 by Tina Wang in general meeting and events

Hi Everyone!

I hope you all had a wonderful winter break and a good start for the beginning of the quarter!

Please RSVP for our First General Meeting! We have a lot of exciting news to share! Events including a Code Sprint, AI competition, and some miscellaneous workshops!

If you could not RSVP on Facebook with the RSVP link, then please send an email to acm.at.ucr@gmail.com through your R’mail and copy and paste the following message: “I am attending the first general meeting.”

Hope to see you at the meeting!


ACM's Second General Meeting Recap
24 October 2014 by Manny Sanchez in general meeting

Hey everyone,

Thanks for showing up to our second general meeting! If you were not able to make it, you can find our slides here.

Quick Overview

  • STEM fair is on Oct 28 11-2:30pm at the HUB. Everyone should be going to this.

  • ACM’s Google Mixer will be on Oct 28 as well, from 4-7pm at WCH232. Please be advised, officially paid ACM members will be let in to the event first since there is a limited amount of food/swag.

  • Google and Sears Tech talk will be Oct 29 3-5pm and 6-7:30pm respectively. Bring your resumes!

  • ACM ICPC Practices will be held every Friday from 5-6pm in WCH133. This weeks practice will be lead by Prof. Mike Izbicki. We will also be forming teams so please come if interested!

  • Unity Workshops will be held every Friday from 6-7pm in Bourns A265. These sessions will be lead by Will Matterer.

  • HackSC will be Nov 7-9 on the USC campus. If you are interested in attending, please see our facebook page here. We will be getting a shuttle to take students to the event, but have limited seating so please check the page out ASAP.

  • HackerMonthly will be every Mon from 7-8pm in Bourns A265. Meeting time is subject to change.

  • She++ is an event to encourage women to participate in the computer science field to excel. We don’t have too much information at this time other than it will be held Nov 21 from 5:30-8pm at Pasadena College

Pictures will be added soon!


Second General Meeting
21 October 2014 by Tina Wang in general meeting

Please join us for our second general meeting this Wednesday(10/22)! This is a great opportunity to hear more about our professional and social events, workshops and other cool stuff that we have in store for you!

Place: WCH 205/206 Time: 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Stay tuned for the following events!

Programming Competition Training Session for ACM ICPC These training sessions are every Friday 5PM to 6PM until the ACM ICPC event!

Hacker Monthly Hacker Monthly Meetings - A meetup to start your own projects or help develop other projects!


ACM's First General Meeting Fall 2014
11 October 2014 by Tina Wang in general meeting

Hello guys!

On Wednesday, Oct. 8th, 2014, from 4:00PM to 5:00PM, we had our first general meeting! Thank you for listening to us in our meeting and for participating in our boba drink social, “Meet and Greet!” We hope to see you at our next meetings so that we can help you get more involved and/or develop the skills you need to get internships or full-time jobs!

For those who attended our first general meeting, you will find our link to the survey that was handed out during that meeting right below! There are additional questions added so that this can further help us gather your opinions to improve your experience with future meetings.

Click me for the Survey!

We also understand that there were still many interested people who could not attend our meeting. Follow the link below to find our slides that we used during our presentation.

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