ANNOUNCEMENTS F18 – WEEK 10

ANNOUNCEMENTS F18 – WEEK 10

Hello Engineers,

 

I hope you are having a great day as we enter week 10. There’s a lot of things coming up soon. SAGM is Wednesday and if you want to see changes to the constitution you should be there. Also if you’re looking to pick up some sweet merch clothing orders starting soon. All this and more in this week’s announcements.

 

CLOTHING ORDERS

Clothing Orders Are Here! The Guelph Engineering clothing that you know and love is back! Come try on our sweaters and softshell jackets and place your order at the EngSoc Office starting this Thursday. Customize your gear with an embroidered program logo and choose a colour that’s perfect for you! Be sure to check out our 2018 Clothing Catalog attached for more information.

 

ADVENTURES IN ARDUINO

Hey everyone. Are you having trouble understanding Arduinos? Do you want to learn more about these fabulous devices? Come on out on Nov 15th to IEEE’s exciting new workshop all about Arduinos! The workshop is in RICH 1504 @ 5:30, be sure to sign up this week in the Eng Soc office!

Like us on Facebook!: https://www.facebook.com/ieeeguelph/

 

BRUCE POWER NETWORKING AND INFORMATION NIGHT

Interested in the power industry? Looking to make professional connections? If you’re an engineering or science student and looking for internships or full-time jobs, come out on the 20th of November to the University of Guelph in ALEX 100 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm to learn more about Bruce Power, network with current employees, and submit your resumes! There will be recruiters and line managers available to answer your questions and help you kickstart your career in the power industry. So come join us with your resume, bring questions, enjoy some free pizza and soft drinks! Sign up is through this google form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdctbelyyMnmG5Eb6ZmqBTLG5Z7UgjXwoe8DrukA0IJ6au4UQ/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1

 

CHEERS AND GEARS AUDITIONS

Cheers & Gears is back and more “magical” than ever! After the success of Engine Grease in March 2018, we are in the planning stages of the next Engineering Musical in March 2019! If you are interested in being a performer for this musical, fill out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/s8cJXX4WZzPiMFqS2

 

COFFEE HOUSE

‼️MARK YOUR CALENDARS‼️

It’s that time of the semester – COFFEE HOUSE☕️! Coffee House will be taking place on Friday, November 23 at 6:00 pm in THRN 1200. Performers can sign up at the EngSoc Office or email Vanessa at vcristin@uoguelph.ca.

If performing isn’t for you, make sure to come out and support the talented performers that are our engineers! The night will be packed with entertainment, baked goods, raffle prizes, and of course COFFEE!! Admission is FREE, so grab your friends and come out to enjoy one of EngSoc’s much-anticipated events of the semester!

 

ENGINEERS WITHOUT BORDERS WEEKLY MEETING – THURSDAY NOVEMBER 15TH, 6:30-7:30PM

Since the dawn of humanity, we have been drawn to the waters as a seemingly boundless source of potential and resources. In recent times, however, we are realizing that these resources are not nearly as boundless as we once believed, with fisheries across the world experiencing declines in catch rates. But how recent really is this state of declination? Many people all across the globe still rely on our waters for sustenance; how do we ensure these waters can continue to supply this demand? Join us Thursday to discuss “shifting baselines,” the current state of world fisheries, and the future of supplying a populace dependant on the spoils of the sea.

 

GOLDEN GEARS – CAMPUS FOOD BANK VOLUNTEERING : WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14th, 5-8PM

We are heading to the campus food bank to organize and restock the shelves with recent donations! Free food will be provided. The food bank is on-campus, so we will meet at the Student Volunteer Connections office in the Raithby House and walk there together. There is limited capacity, so sign-up using the following link: https://gryphlife.uoguelph.ca/submitter/form/step/1?Guid=805f2e11-1bca-48fe-be74-b6d039133ec1

 

LEED ACCREDTATION

When: January 14th 2019 – 6:00PM to 10:00 PM

Where: University of Guelph – University Centre – Room 334

Registration: https://leadinggreen.com/guelph

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is simply a sustainability scorecard for green buildings. Buildings can become LEED Certified as can people! The LEED Green Associate is the only professional designation to show employers and clients you have certified knowledge in the field.

To date, this course and its materials have proven to be instrumental in helping over 8000 students pass their respective exam at a 100% pass rate. This course is offered at a quarter of the price and time as the competition and is geared at allowing students to graduate with letters after their name!

This course meets the exam’s eligibility requirements and the USGBC charges a $100 (reduced for students) fee for the actual exam which can be taken at any time at your nearest Prometric center. Save money by reserving your spot today and make a positive difference in your career!

If you are worried about your busy schedule, fear not, as the course is entirely recorded and you can watch the part that you cannot attend or take the whole course online.

This professional designation never expires and you will never have to retest if you pass now!

 

SEMI ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Our Semi Annual General Meeting is Wednesday November 14th beginning at 6:30pm in the atrium. Motions will be released tomorrow night if you’d like to review them before the meeting!

 

SOCCER TOURNAMENT

You may have set the bar up for midterms but now it’s time to go bar down with the ENGG soccer tournament!

It will be held November 17th from 5-9 pm in the field house. You can sign up as a team or as a free agent for $5 each at the EngSoc office.

 

SOUTH WESTERN ONTARIO RETREAT – NOVEMBER 16TH TO 18TH

Looking to dive deeper into the Sustainable Development Goals? Join us at South Western Ontario Retreat (SWOR), here at Guelph from November 16th to 18th! SWOR will cost $22 to attend. This gets you a spot and lunch Saturday and Sunday.

Register by filling out this form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDqeMG-noxMmWcVMl_P1m5Msow_qpOXLpZjo0HB0ad7Gz1QQ/viewform?usp=sf_link

and payment is due at the weekly meeting this Thursday November 8th in THRN 1365 ($22). Questions? Email us!

 

TRACTOR TUGS FOR TOTS – WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14TH

Your fellow engineers are tugging in the annual OAC Tractor Tug for Tots this Wednesday – come out to cheer them on at 9:40am and 12:40pm to hopefully beat some aggies! This year’s Tug is raising funds for the Wyndham House, a youth centre and shelter in Guelph. If you are interested in donating, stop by the EngSoc office or contact Emily at emille10@uoguelph.ca.

Comments are closed.
Contact Us
EMAIL: GUELPHENGSOC@GMAIL.COM
PHONE: (519) 824-4120 EXT. 58549

THORNBROUGH BUILDING, ROOM 1421
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario
N1G 2W1