Registration for Code-A-Thon 2017 is now open. See the official event page for details and a link to the registration form.
Our chapter has created a new Slack channel to use as our primary means of communication among members. Slack is a modern messaging app that allows asynchronous, real-time communication.
You can automatically join using a Patriots email address. If you want to join but do not have a Patriots email, send a message using our contact form for an invitation.
Hope to see you there!
We are planning a 24-hour competitive coding marathon on April 14 & April 15! Team up with other students to make the best game in one day. Win prizes, have fun, and enjoy free catering throughout the event. Official registration instructions will be announced soon.
March 6 Planning Meeting
Join us for our next planning meeting this Monday, March 6 at 4:00pm in RBN 3047. We’ll be discussing catering options and other items for the Code-A-Thon.
Valentine’s Day Fundraiser Success
We raised $430 from donations and sales during our flower sale last month! We’re extremely greatful to everyone who came together to support our chapter.
We are looking for students who are interested in becoming ACM officers for the 2017-2018 academic year. If you are interested, please reach out to us by replying to this email, or stop by one of our planning meetings.
Gain leadership experience, enhance the computer science community at your school, and pad your resume with a prestigious title.
New Email Newsletter Launch
We have created an email newsletter. You can sign up for it now.
The ACM Chapter of UT Tyler is selling roses for Valentine’s Day. We will begin selling at 10:00am in the University Center 2nd Floor. Come show your love for ACM today!
Help us out by sharing this event on Facebook. Thank you!
Thanks to everyone who came out to our research presentation last week! Dr. Schumaker gave us a look into his work mining Twitter data to most accurately and profitably predict the outcome of NFL games before they happen.
Guest speaker, Dr. Schumaker, a UT Tyler faculty member and avid researcher, will be joining us to present his research into predicting the outcome of NFL games by analyzing data gathered from Twitter.
Time and Place:
Thursday, November 17, 2016 from 12:30pm – 1:50pm
Location: RBN 3047
12:30 – 12:45: Pizza and Refreshments in RBN 3047
12:50 – 1:50: Research Presentation in RBN 3040
Guest speaker, Sean Dodd, a UT Tyler alumni, will be joining us to share his experience of what it was like to start his own business. Free cookies and other tasty treats will be provided.
Time and Place:
Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 1:00pm – 1:50pm
Location: RBN 3047
Help us determine the best time for general ACM meetings this semester by completing this brief Doodle survey: http://doodle.com/poll/yfqwvvuha82mwqpi
This is to help us figure out everyone’s weekly availability. We’ll set the time for our upcoming general meetings for a time that works best for the most people.
Thank you so much!
Join us for our kickoff meeting for Fall 2016 at 12:30pm, Tuesday, September 6 in RBN 3047!
At this meeting, we will be electing officers for the Fall and Spring semesters. Candidates will be asked to give a brief speech about why they want to become officers.
The positions open are:
- Vice Chair
We also welcome students who are interested in joining ACM and getting involved. Even if you don’t want to run for an officer position this year, there are many ways you can contribute!
Welcome back to UT Tyler, students and faculty! Our chapter’s officers will be determining a new meeting schedule soon, and we will announce the information here! Have a great first week of class!