HackSoc
the computer science society

At the University of York

Servers: runciman klaxon latona apollo diana

  1. Call for Talk Submissions  — June 19, 2019

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

  2. 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:

  3. 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.

  4. AGM results  — March 01, 2019

    We had another AGM!

  5. AGM 2019  — February 14, 2019

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

  6. 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!

  7. 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:

  8. 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.

  9. AGM 2018 results  — March 09, 2018

    We had our AGM! we had 19 people voting.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

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

    We have a new Press and Publicity officer!

  13. AGM Results 2017!  — March 03, 2017

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

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. 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.

  18. 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!

  19. AGM results  — February 26, 2015

    The committee is dead, long live the committee!

  20. Mini Game Jam  — November 14, 2014

    Theme: Hold The Line

  21. AGM Results  — February 08, 2014

    Same bat-committee, same bat-society.

  22. AGM Update  — January 29, 2014

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

  23. 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!

  24. 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!

  25. Website Changes  — January 20, 2014

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