Upcoming

Year-End Hangout

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

This will be our last meeting of the year. Hear about project opportunties briefly from a guest speaker, and then spend the rest of time relaxing, eating, and chatting with all of us before finals. Join us on Tuesday, April 30th!

Please note: we are back in our usual room!

Archived

Know Your Worth

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, April 23, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

Money is a difficult topic. We want to prepare you for understanding your worth as a software engineer, advocating for your compensation, and navigating job offers. Join us on Tuesday, April 23rd for more!

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Election Day

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Building 8, Room 345

Each year, the Software Engineering Association holds elections to determine who will run the club next year. Help us decide that by joining us on Tuesday and voting during the meeting!

Slides available here.

Personal Interview Prep

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, April 9, 2019 Building 8, Room 345

Interviews are hard. Join us and see what it takes to be ready for personal interviews. This will be interactive, but no preparation is required.

Slides available here.

Effective Speaking

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, March 26th, 2019 Building 8, Room 345

Whether it's in a meeting or at a conference, speaking is an important skill for all software software engineers. Join us on Tuesday, March 26th to learn about how to prepare for and deliver an effective speech.

Slides available here.

Google Cloud Study Jam

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 Building 8, Room 345

Get official Google training, a $70+ value, free of charge. Denise Tran and Meetkumar Patel, GCP Student Innovators, will lead us through 4 Google Cloud labs. You will get hands-on experience with the cloud console, Kubernetes and Machine Learning. After the meetup, you will have free access to 3 more labs you can finish at home. Complete all 7 labs and earn a Google-hosted badge for your online profile.

Contributing to Open Source

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 Building 8, Room 345

Open source projects are a great way to build software engineering experience in a team environment. However, it can be daunting at first. Join us to learn and see what it looks like to contribute to open source projects.

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

How to Write Clean Code

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 Building 8, Room 345

It's easy for us to tell when code is bad, but how do we know when we're writing clean code? Join us on Tuesday to find out.

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Quantiacs: Intro to Algorithmic Trading

12 - 1 PM | Thursday, February 28, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

Quantiacs is visiting us on Thursday to share about the basics of quantitative finance, machine learning, and an overview of algorithmic trading. We will discuss how we can apply machine learning using futures data with Quantiacs software and how to create a workable trading strategy. Following the presentation, we'll have a Q&A.

See their toolbox here.

Slides available here.

Technical Interview Prep

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, February 19, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

Navigating technical interviews is an important skill for every software engineer. Join us on Tuesday, February 19th, to learn about how to prepare for them.

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Club Projects

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

We are excited to share about our club projects.

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Personal Interview Prep

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, February 5, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

Interviews are hard. Join us and see what it takes to be ready for personal interviews. This will be interactive, but no preparation is required.

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Spring Kickoff

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Building 3, Room 2636

Learn about our club's plans for this semester, including our mentorship program, club project, company guests, and more!

Slides available here.

ZIP of documents from our guest, Overwatch Security Solutions.

Minutes available here.

Technical Interview Prep

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

Technical interviews are difficult, but they are not impossible. Join us on Tuesday, December 4th, to learn about how to prepare for them. This will be our final meeting for the semester!

Slides available here.

Web Portfolio Workshop: Part Two

12 - 1 PM | Thursday, November 29, 2018 Building 6, Room 227

Learn about styling and getting your portfolio online!

Slides available here.

Code available here.

Web Portfolio Workshop: Part One

12 - 1 PM | Thursday, November 15, 2018 Building 6, Room 227

Learn about building an online portfolio!

Slides available here.

Code available here.

Intro to GitHub

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, November 13, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

Learn about version control and GitHub on Tuesday, November 13.

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Fall Checkpoint

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, November 6, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

We are all working hard on our studies, projects, and work opportunties. Let's check in this Tuesday, November 6.

Minutes available here.

Unit Testing

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

Code does not exist in a vacuum. Ensure its reliability by testing it thorougly. Learn about Unit Testing your code by joining us on Tuesday!

Slides available here.

Software Design Patterns

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Building 8, Room 51

Software organization is an important skill for every software engineer. Common patterns help shape powerful software. We will be teaching and discussing software design patterns this Tuesday. Join us!

Slides available here.

Minutes available here.

Side Project Focus Time

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Building 8, Room 51

Too busy during the week to work on your side project? This Tuesday, join us in working on your side project! Lab computers are available inside the room if you choose not to bring your own. Board members will be available if you need advice or direction.

No slides attached to this event.

Computer Science Outreach

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Building 8, Room 51

Learn about about our Computer Science high school outreach and the basics of teaching effectively at our next meeting.

Slides available here.

We also had a very fruitful discussion about teaching computer science. For the full experience, join us next time, but if you'd like to read a summarized version: minutes available here.

Documentation Practice

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Building 8, Room 51

In the last meeting, we learned why documentation is important and the basics of writing it. This Tuesday, join us in practicing writing documentation! Basic Java experience would be helpful, but it is not required. Lab computers are available inside the room if you choose not to bring your own.

No slides attached to this event.

Documentation for All

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

Every good project deserves to be understood. Learn about writing and maintaining documentation at our next meeting.

Slides available here.

A Preview to Programming

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, September 11, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

Learn about the basics of programming through Python.

Slides available here.

Side Projects: How, When, and Why

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

The best way to gain experience as a software engineer is to build software. Come to our meeting to find out more about how even a full-time student can build, manage, and complete side projects.

Slides available here.

General Interest Meeting

12 - 1 PM | Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Building 3, Room 2636

Want to become a software engineer? Come to our General Interest Meeting to find out more about how to become one, how we can help you get there, and more.

Slides available here.