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CompE Weekly

Welcome to November!

  1. Curling Bonspiel Postponed
  2. Microsoft Information Session: Online Resume
  3. Sharepoint Saturday
  4. Tackl Front-End Dev Position
  5. CMPUT 469
  6. Blood Drive
    Curling Bonspiel Postponed
    The Computer Engineering Club would like to thank everyone who expressed interest in our curling bonspiel that was planned for this Saturday. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this event had to be postponed until next semester. Stay tuned to the Comp E Club newsletter for further updates.

Microsoft Information Session

Thursday, November 5th, 5-8pm
CCIS L1-140
A paper resume is great, but since your next employer is going to look you up online, you’ll want to make sure your online profile is as professional as your paper one. The solution: an online resume!

Get your resume up and running in around an hour with the help of a Microsoft specialist. You’ll start with the technical know-how: how to quickly set up a website to host your online resume or portfolio for free using Microsoft Azure. Second, see how to ace the content: get tips and best practices from Microsoft recruiters and managers so you can create a great online resume that really stands out.

Be sure to bring your laptop and have a Microsoft Account (Outlook, Hotmail, or Live) to get free access to the tools you’ll need to start building your online resume in this interactive workshop.

Lastly, they will also be accepting paper resumes at the end of the event from technical students interested in intern and full-time positions at Microsoft.

Find out more information and register here .


Sharepoint Saturday

Saturday, November 14th, 8am-5pm
NAIT (HP Centre)
11762-106 Street, , Edmonton, Canada

The first SharePoint Saturday ​Edmonton ever will be held at Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) campus in Edmonton on Saturday, November 14th, 2015. The event will run from 8:00am - 5:00pm.​

SharePoint Saturday is a FREE and internationally recognized community-focused event, dedicated to educating and engaging members of the local technical community. It draws upon the expertise of local SharePoint IT professionals, developers and solution architects who come together to share their real world experiences, lessons learned, best practices, and general knowledge with other like-minded individuals.

Breakfast, lunch, and a snack will be provided courtesy of our generous sponsors. We will also be raffling off tons of exciting gifts!

Twitter: @SPSEdmonton – Please use hashtag:
[#SPSYEG] (https://twitter.com/SPSEdmonton) ​​

For more information, click here . ​Click here to register!
Tackl Front-End Dev Position

Tackl is seeking a Front-end Stack Engineer to work up and down its technology stack. They have already completed their back-end and user interface.

The successful candidate will be:

  • A problem solver: You are scrappy, ingenious, and relentless in solving complex problems.
  • User focused: You are passionate about creating websites that improves the lives for millions of users and building delightful user experiences.
  • Communication and collaboration: You are able to work effectively with others. It’s more important because you will be working with the team, remotely.
  • High-energy, positive, fun attitude: Must be motivated to work on your town term in a fast-paced environment

For more information on how Tackl works click here .
For more information on the position and how to apply click here .

CMPUT 469

Come to CMPUT 469 at 5pm on Thursday at RATT. It's a fun event put on by UACS (Comp Sci's) where you'll get to meet people and drink! It's lots of fun and you deserve a break.

Also, UACS pays for FREE APPETIZERS!!!!
Who could say no to free appetizers?
Blood Drive

EE is organizing a blood drive on November 17th. Everyone is encouraged to schedule an appointment on that day and venture over together. Donor cards can be brought to EE to display on the door.

Weekly Puzzle

The source code for last week's mad libs game is here .