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CCSS Week of Awesome!

September 13, 2021 — September 17, 2021


We’re kicking off the academic year with Week of Awesome! Every Fall, we run a series of events to welcome our incoming first years and returning upper years to the new academic year. From September 12 to 18, expect a lot of speed friending, online tournaments and crash courses on everything you need to know coming into your program. We are so excited to see you there!

Make sure to join our Discord server to find further event details. All of these events will be taking place online.

  • Daily Coding Challenge (September 13 – September 17) – Sharpen your skills. Participate for a chance to win a prize!
  • Speed Friending (September 13, September 17) –  Meet a bunch of new people and find common interests!
  • CCSS Expo (September 13) – Get to know us and everything we’re working on!
  • Lightning Talks (September 13) – Three awesome back-to-back student tech talks!
  • Sh*t I Wish I Knew (September 14) – Real advice on steps to success from upper-year students!
  • Trivia Time (September 14) –  Test your knowledge, then wind down with some party games.
  • Shark Tank Pitch Competition (September 14) – Do you have what it takes to sell a crazy idea?
  • Discord Lunch (September 15) – Come have lunch with us!
  • Your First Web Service Workshop (September 15) – Learn how to build your first web service. No prior experience required!
  • Introducing Carleton CS (September 16) – Meet a panel of CS students from different streams and ask all your questions.
  • Movie Night (September 16) – Watch along with us from the comfort of your home!
  • CCSS x WiCS: Speed Friending (September 16) – Speed Friending again but this time for women and non-binary folks in CS!
  • Tournament Night (September 17) – Bring the competition because we’ve got prizes!