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CompE Club Weekly

Welcome to the 11th Week of school! I hope you guys rested well during reading week. We only have about two weeks left to go and I believe in all of you guys can make it. This week I came with some student opportunities and information about interesting events.


  • Accenture Technology: Tech Talks
  • ECE Trivia Night
  • Annual Engineering Head Shave - Razored for Ron
  • Canadian Organization for Undergraduate Health Research

1) Accenture Technology: Tech Talks

WHO: Any University of Alberta Computer or Mechanical engineering students that are passionate about joining an organization at the forefront of business innovation and technology

WHEN: Thursday, November 26th 2020

WHERE: Agile and Design Thinking RSVP Here, Modern Delivery RSVP Here

WHAT: Take your talent and passion to an organization at the forefront of business innovation and technology. They are holding two tech talks on November 26th. This series consists of 2 interactive sessions (1 hour each). These session will allow you to learn more about Accenture Technology, the interesting work they do and learn about their entry-level opportunities. They encourage students in their third year and final year of school to sign-up to attend. As spaces are limited, they are accepting the first to register. You may sign up for more than one Teach talk.

  1. November 26th, 10:00 ~ 11:00 AM MST - Agile and Design Thinking

  2. November 26th, 2:00 ~ 3:00 PM MST - Modern Delivery

RSVP with your resume including contact information (when uploading, please upload documents as a single file under the “Resume - Choose File” option). You will be notified by e-mail before the event if you are confirmed to attend. The e-mail will include a link to join via Microsoft Teams. Please click the title of the event you would like to attend which is a link to register. Follow the link and hit the “Register Now” button to register. We look forward to seeing you there!

2) ECE Trivia Night

WHO: ECE students

WHEN: Thursday, November 26th 2020, 6:00 ~ 7:00 PM MST

WHERE: Zoom Meeting Id: 938 5342 8996, Passcode: 509974

WHAT: ECE clubs are hosting ECE Trivia Night for all ECE students. It will be held in Zoom and there will be prizes valued up to $40 for winners. I hope you guys to show up and have fun!

3) Annual Engineering Head Shave - Razored for Ron

WHO: Anyone, regardless of faculty, school, or demographic

WHEN: Live Head Shave on Tuesday, December 1st 2020, 5:00 ~ 7:00 PM MST, Fundraising open until Wednesday December 16th 2020

WHERE: Donate Here

WHAT: The 17th Annual Engineering Headshave (Razored for Ron) is a charity fundraising event hosted each year by the ESS! Support the CompE Club team by shaving your head, donating a ponytail, or simply spreading awareness. The event is open to anyone, regardless of faculty, school, or demographic. Those who fundraise have a chance to win their very own engineering toque and those who donate at least $5 will receive a complimentary Head Shave sticker.

4) Canadian Organization for Undergraduate Health Research

WHO: Computer Engineering Students

WHEN: Accepting applications until Friday, December 11th 2020, 11:59 PM MST

WHERE: Apply Here

WHAT: They are currently looking for motivated individuals to work on their project, Palz. This app is currently built using Android Studio and been in development for almost a year now. Palz, is a novel data collection application designed to track the progression of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). The Alztracker app will convert data from all relevant health indicators monitored into an easy-to-follow format for physicians to analyze.

Signing Off…

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