HackSoc
the computer science society

At the University of York

Servers: runciman klaxon latona apollo diana

  1. Summer Term Talk Submissions  — March 22, 2021

    Submissions for our Summer Term talks are now open!

  2. AGM 2021 Results  — March 05, 2021

    It’ll take more than a global pandemic to stop the HackSoc AGM!

  3. AGM 2021  — February 26, 2021

    HackSoc will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Friday 5th March at 6pm!

  4. Our 2021 AGM Will Be Online  — January 30, 2021

    HackSoc will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on the 5th of March 2021!

  5. Spring Term Talk Submissions  — November 23, 2020

    Submissions for our Spring Term talks are now open!

  6. Autumn Term Talk Submissions  — September 08, 2020

    Submissions for our Autumn Term talks are now open!

  7. The 2020 Fresher's Fair  — September 01, 2020

    YUSU have released a statement about how Freshers’ Fair will go forth this year. We have opinions.

  8. Summer Term Talk Submissions  — April 12, 2020

    Submissions for our Summer Term talks are now open!

  9. AGM 2020 Results  — March 01, 2020

    We had this year’s AGM!

  10. AGM 2020  — February 21, 2020

    HackSoc will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in CSE/102&103 on Friday 28th February at 7pm!

  11. Spring Term Talk Submissions  — October 09, 2019

    Submissions for our Spring Term talks are now open!

  12. Autumn Term Talks Scheduled  — September 18, 2019

    Talks for the autumn term have now been scheduled!

  13. Call for Talk Submissions  — June 19, 2019

    We’re opening submissions for our talks in autumn term!

  14. EGM Results  — June 14, 2019

    Before Film Night on Friday 14th June, we held an EGM to find an Ordinary Member following a resignation. We have 15 people voting, meeting our quorum of 15 votes. Voting was carried out using the Alternative Vote (AV) system. The results are:

  15. EGM for Ordinary Member  — June 07, 2019

    Following the resignation of one of our committee’s Ordinary Members, we are holding an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to find a replacement.

  16. AGM results  — March 01, 2019

    We had another AGM!

  17. AGM 2019  — February 14, 2019

    It’s that time of the year again – AGM time!

  18. New servers: Latona, Apollo, and Diana  — January 10, 2019

    After months of work and preparation, our three new servers are ready to use - and hosted on campus!

  19. New ordinary member - EGM results  — October 26, 2018

    We held an EGM on Friday to fill the role of Ordinary Member. We had 25 people voting, fulfilling our quorum of 17 votes. Voting was carried out using the Alternative Vote (AV) system. Here are the results:

  20. EGM for Ordinary Member  — October 19, 2018

    Due to a resignation on the HackSoc Committee, there will be an EGM (Extraordinary General Meeting - a meeting which isn’t the Annual General Meeting) held very shortly.

  21. AGM 2018 results  — March 09, 2018

    We had our AGM! we had 19 people voting.

  22. AGM 2018  — March 06, 2018

    It’s time for an AGM again! We’re expecting to have the AGM on Friday the 9th of March, but will confirm with an email once we have a booking.

  23. Get your ticket for a day full of fascinating old computers.  — October 09, 2017

    Note, this has been and gone, this news item is still here for reference.

  24. A P&P officer, at last!  — October 05, 2017

    We have a new Press and Publicity officer!

  25. AGM Results 2017!  — March 03, 2017

    After an exciting committee election at the AGM, we have elected a new committee of HackSoc!

  26. AGM Week 8  — February 05, 2017

    Coming up later this term is our Annual General Meeting (AGM), when we elect a brand new committee to be in charge of the society’s day-to-day operations. This is your opportunity to run for a committee position, and take charge.

  27. Introduction to Programming Workshop  — January 16, 2017

    Have you ever considered giving coding a try? The society for Computer Science, HackSoc, is hosting an introductory workshop on Python programming for beginners as part of the YUSU Give It A Go week, with no experience required.

  28. AGM Results  — February 21, 2016

    We held the AGM on Friday, and have a new committee! We’ll be having a committee meeting during CoffeeScript this week to figure out what we’re doing.

  29. AGM Week 7  — February 07, 2016

    Coming up later this term is our Annual General Meeting (AGM), when we elect a brand new committee to be in charge of the society’s day-to-day operations. This is your opportunity to run for a committee position, take charge, and improve the society in ways you like.

  30. EGM results  — July 31, 2015

    Congratulations to Oliver Downard who is our new secretary, replacing Michael Mokrysz! He was voted in with 6 votes, 3 abstentions and 1 vote for re-open nominations!

  31. AGM results  — February 26, 2015

    The committee is dead, long live the committee!

  32. Mini Game Jam  — November 14, 2014

    Theme: Hold The Line

  33. AGM Results  — February 08, 2014

    Same bat-committee, same bat-society.

  34. AGM Update  — January 29, 2014

    The AGM will be held on Friday the 7th of February, at 19:30, in G/001.

  35. AGM Week 5  — January 22, 2014

    As you may know, this term we are having our AGM! We need to hold elections, and this is your opportunity to seize power and overthrow the old regime!

  36. HackSoc Sponsored by Bytemark  — January 20, 2014

    As you may know, over the Christmas break, Bytemark very kindly started sponsoring us, and have provided a BigV account, on which we have two VMs: runciman and klaxon. This is really awesome of them, as we were expecting maybe a small server if we were lucky, but they (runciman, at least) are pretty powerful!

  37. Website Changes  — January 20, 2014

    You may have noticed that the website now looks subtly different.