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CS Clubs & Societies Information Session

September 19, 2020 at 9:00 AM

Location:MS Teams

Are you an incoming or returning CS student looking to get involved this year, but not sure how? Well, look no further! The clubs and societies affiliated with the School of Computer Science (SCS) have teamed up to bring you an exciting, virtual CS Clubs & Societies Information Session!

We will hold two identical sessions: one on Sunday, September 13 at 1:00 pm EDT and one on Saturday, September 19 at 9:00 am EDT. Each group will speak for approximately 5 minutes, and there will be a 30-minute Q&A session at the end.

Here are the links to each info session on MS Teams Live:

Session #1: Sunday, September 13 at 1:00 pm EDT

Session #2: Saturday, September 19 at 9:00 am EDT

Read on for a brief description of each participating group!

Carleton Computer Science Society:

The Carleton Computer Science Society (CCSS) is an academic society that represents undergraduate computer science students at Carleton University. The CCSS aims to create academic, social, and industry-related opportunities and resources for computer science students.

Carleton Women in Computer Science:

Women in Computer Science (WiCS) is a group organized by the School of Computer Science, Carleton University with the mission of establishing a positive environment for women in computing at all academic levels. Our goal is to develop a network of females in computing at Carleton that would allow them to share experiences and learn from each other.

cu Blueprint:

Carleton Blueprint is a student organization whose mission is to make beautiful engineering accessible and useful for those who create communities and promote public welfare. The Blueprint team works towards this by pairing with non-profits to develop pro-bono applications and promoting social good.


Technolgap is Ottawa’s community for female post-secondary students in tech. Our slack group of over 100 members is a space to share internships, opportunities, and course resources, ask for career advice, and get involved in the community! All self-identifying female computer science students are welcome to join!


cuHacking is a community that gives students the means to enhance their technical skills, make new friends, and create genuine connections with industry professionals.

Carleton Artificial Intelligence Society:

CAIS is a cross-disciplinary student-run society at Carleton dedicated to making the field of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning navigable and fun for anyone who might be interested, irrespective of their skillset.

Carleton Web Development Club:

The CWDC was formed with the intention to build a community of students/faculty at Carleton interested in furthering their study of web development and related areas. The club aims to bring together students interested in web development to work on projects together, organize and take part in hackathons and other challenges, produce knowledge within the web domain, and assist in career development and industry connections. Past experience with web development is not a requirement. Any motivated students interested in web development are encouraged to take part.

Carleton eggX:

Carleton eggX gathers people who want to create something that benefits themselves and the people around them by making coding more approachable to all kinds of students.

We hope to see you all there!