Announcements W17 – WEEK 2

Announcements W17 – WEEK 2

HELLO GE!!

 

I hope the first week of school has treated you well! Here’s some info to keep you going through the next few weeks

 

A few announcements for you this week:

1.     New Printer!!! 1319

2.     PDC –Professional Development Conference (Jan 21)

3.     Lockers

4.     Western Social Night – Wednesday Jan 18

5.     Euchre Tournament – Thursday Jan 26

6.     Cheers & Gears – Engine Grease

7.     Lab Fund

8.     Squash Tournament

9.     Alumni Night

10. OSnap Engineering Newspaper – Contributors wanted

11. Academic Feedback

12. Pizza Days – Friday 11:30

 

 

1. NEW PRINTER IN 1319!!

We have a new printer!!! PLEASE use it. It is the 1319 printer listings with “Toshiba” in the name, for BW and colour. The other 1319 printers are offline and will not print.

As always, email engsocprinters@gmail.com with any problems.

 

2. PDC

Is this SATURDAY (Jan 21st)! There are only a few tickets remaining which you can buy at the EngSoc office during posted hours: Tuesday 10-12, Wednesday 1-3, Thursday 10-11, Friday 10-11, 1-3. Remember to dress in business casual and bring a notebook this Saturday. Learn what you can do to get ahead in your career planning and network with professionals at this day-long event. More Info:pdcguelphengineering.ca

3. LOCKERS

There are free lockers available! Locker sign up will be Thursday Jan 19th morning starting at 8:30am. Be sure to be there early if you want a locker! There is a 10 dollar deposit which will be collected at a later date when you officially get assigned a locker.

 

4. WESTERN SOCIAL NIGHT – January 18th

Engineering Social Night at the Western Hotel – Presented by GNCTR. Come out to the Western this Wednesday at 9 pm for a chance to reconnect with your friends, ride the bull and do some dancing! Budweiser will be giving everyone a complementary beer upon admission! There is also going to be a raffle for a Budweiser Speaker Tower valued at $300! Come support the team as we leave for Winnipeg in just a few short weeks! 

 

5. EUCHRE TOURNAMENT – Round 2 

Want a chance to show off your Euchre Skills? Want your chance at redemption? Well here it is, back by popular demand we will be running another Euchre Tournament. This will be happening on Thursday, January 26th. Starting at 5pm and ending once we have a winner. Cost will be $5 dollars to enter. You may enter with a partner or as a solo. Interested in playing? 

 

Email: gnctrevents@gmail.com 

 

Registration is due Monday January 23rd, 2017

 

 

6. CHEERS & GEARS – ENGINE GREASE

This year’s C&G performance is GREASE the ENGINEERING MUSICAL, and we are looking for a Props Manager. It is an engineering adaption of Grease including songs: “A Job is All I Want”, “Summer Labs”, “Engineer Dropout” and many more, with enough aggie/farming/midterm/prof/THRN jokes to last a life time. This year’s play will also feature 2 of our very own favourite profs in their second role in Cheers and Gears.

Email Vienna if you want to help out: vbassan@mail.uoguelph.ca

 

7. LAB FUND

The meeting will likely happen during week 4 or week 5. Request forms are available on the EngSoc website as well as additional Information: http://www.guelphengsoc.com/lab-fund/. Lab fund forms are due the week before the meeting. This is largely targeted at upper years

(41X groups) and engineering organizations, any questions can be directed
to gpearce@mail.uoguelph.ca.

Lab Fund Opt Out Forms

Are available at the EngSoc office and are due by Friday January 27th at 5pm.

 

8. SQUASH TOURNAMENT

Hey engineers! There’s a lot of people carrying squash rackets around Thornbrough so EngSoc is hosting a squash tournament just for you! All skill levels are welcome.

 

When: Saturday, January 28th from 1-5PM

Where: Athletic Centre Squash Courts

 

Tickets will be sold for $2 starting NEXT WEEK from the EngSoc office so stay tuned. 

 

9. ALUMNI NIGHT

Please join us Engineering alumni for a hot drop-in dinner and a night of networking with engineering students as well as meeting up with fellow alumni. Help answer career-related questions and guide students on where their engineering degree can take them. This event is on January 23rd at 6pm in the Atrium. More information: https://www.alumni.uoguelph.ca/events/events-listing/2017-engineering-career-night

 

10. OSNAP is looking for CONTRIBUTORS!!

We are looking for submissions for the January issue! Please send them to bzhao01@mail.uoguelph.ca as soon as possible – if they don’t make it in the January issue, then it will get published in the February issue! Send pictures or articles on any topic you want (appropriate please) of 250-300 words

 

11. ACADEMIC FEEDBACK BOX

Please remember to anonymously submit any feedback in the Academic Feedback Box in the EngSoc Office. All feedback is important in improving our education. Positive feedback is encouraged! Or submit your feedback to this link

https://uoguelph.eu.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_26nfB3NA3r7Ewip

 

Please note that this is any feedback, it does not have to be solely academic related.

 

You put in feedback and we listened!

A few weeks ago you may have filled out an online survey asking about which electives caused conflicts with your ENGG courses.

They have now made a change and have chosen the top 5 demanded electives for BIOMEDS, MECHS and BIOS and will make sure they don’t cross over the with ENGG core courses in future years.

 

If you have any questions please email vpacademic@guelphengsoc.com

 

12. PIZZA!

Pizza day will continue every Friday at 11:30am in the atrium! Pizza is $1.50 per slice and will have a variety of options to choose from, including vegetarian. 

Bring your friends and enjoy some of the lowest going rates of pizza you can find!

 

That’s all for now folks, stay in school.

XOXO Bunsen 

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