Spring'19 Events

Upcoming Events

New Student Orientation

Late August

Orientation for new students! Detail TBA.


Past Events

Movie Night

May 4, Saturday, 18:45 - 22:00

We will be watching Back to the Future (1985) together, complete with popcorn and grad students.

MegaTGIF

May 3, Friday, 17:15 - 19:30

Are you a curious person? Do you like trivia and know random stuff about technology, movies, TV-series, games, books etc? If yes, this is the perfect place for you. Pit your knowledge against the best at MegaTGIF’s Quiz Bowl and enjoy a fun evening of food, trivia, and good times. Undergraduates, graduates, faculty, and staff are all invited.

TGIF + Board Games

April 26, Friday, 17:00 - 19:30

Come celebrate the end of the week by chatting with friends over snacks! Afterwards, feel free to rewind by playing board games in 4310CS at 6:30pm!

Spring Programming Contest

April 19, Friday, 16:30 - 19:00

Happy Spring everyone! A mini programming contest is being organized by SACM which will be hosted on Codeforces. The event will take place on Friday April 19 from 5pm to 7pm. Participants will physically gather at room 1240 to take part in this contest. Participating in the contest might provide you a refresher for your interviews and coding skills. Each team will have 2 students. The difficulty will generally be between interviews and ICPC. There will be practice problems available online several days before. We will have onsite warm-up session 30 min prior to the real contest to let you set up and test things. Come early and get yourself familiarize with the codeforces system if you are totally new.

Important: You will need to bring your own laptops

There will be food for all. First and second place will get an amazon gift card of $100 and $50 respectively. RSVP in ahead of time to help us prepare enough food and in order to receive the prize.

**RSVP here : Sign Up **

TGIF + Board Games

April 12, Friday, 17:00 - 19:30

Come celebrate the end of the week by chatting with friends over snacks! Afterwards, feel free to rewind by playing board games in 4310CS at 6:30pm!

CS Student Research Symposium

April 9, Tuesday, 12:00 - 16:00

Get to know the work of your fellow grad students and peers! WACM and SACM join forces for a UW-Madison Dept. of Computer Sciences Symposium to facilitate connections and conversations between members of the UW-Madison CS community. The time of the symposium will be 12-4 PM on April 9 (Tuesday) in Union South. Lunch will be provided. If you sign up for a talk, we will contact you directly to set up a time.

This symposium is a great way to facilitate connections and conversations between members of our UW-Madison CS community. Graduate students and advanced undergrads are invited to present and show their work through short talks and/or poster sessions.

TGIF + Board Games

March 29, Friday, 17:00 - 19:30

Come celebrate the end of the week by chatting with friends over snacks! Afterwards, feel free to rewind by playing board games in 4310CS at 6:30pm!

Pie Day

March 14, Thursday, 13:59 - 14:30

Stop by the SACM table in the lobby starting at Pi o’ clock and grab a slice of pie to celebrate Pi day (until we run out).

TGIF + Board Games

March 8, Friday, 17:00 - 19:30

Come celebrate the end of the week by chatting with friends over snacks! Afterwards, feel free to rewind by playing board games in 4310CS at 6:30pm!

TGIF + Board Games

Feb 22, Friday, 17:00 - 19:30

Come celebrate the end of the week by chatting with friends over snacks! Afterwards, feel free to rewind by playing board games in 4310CS at 6:30pm!

TGIF + Board Games

Feb 8, Friday, 17:00 - 19:30

Come celebrate the end of the week by chatting with friends over snacks! Afterwards, feel free to rewind by playing board games in 4310CS at 6:30pm!