Learning Experience Interview

Categories: services

We are looking to interview current 3rd and 4th year students in any UBC CS undergraduate degree program (e.g. BSc in CS, Combined Majors, BUCS, Cognitive Systems - Computational Intelligence and Design, etc) about your experiences in your CS program.

The interviews will last about an hour, and will be scheduled at a time that is convenient for participants. We are able to compensate participants $20 cash for their time.

If you have any questions, please contact Alice Campbell, Science Education Specialist, Department of Computer Science, UBC. alicecam@cs.ubc.ca

Summer Officer Hiring

Categories: services

Have ideas for new CSSS services? Wanna be more involved with the CSSS and meet new people? Come join our team!

We’re looking for new volunteers to help run the Cube this summer! We’ll be highlighting different officer positions over the upcoming days

💼 Apply here

Hiring for First Year Committee

The Computer Science Student Society First Year Committee (FYC for short) provides an exciting opportunity for students new to UBC interested in computer science to give back to their community. Along the way you will develop new interpersonal skills as you plan and coordinate events for your peers, and you’ll meet a bunch of new people along the way!

If you’re passionate about computer science, and have previous experience running events of any sort, you are encouraged to apply for an interview.

The FYC will be composed of roughly 6-8 students, and the roles are as follows:

  • First Year Representative(s):
    • Run meetings with the FYC bi-weekly/monthly as available
    • Oversee operations within the committee
    • Delegate tasks to committee members
    • Ensure that committee members have what they need to accomplish their tasks
  • Committee Members:
    • Attend meetings as scheduled by the First Year Representative(s)
    • Brainstorm and create events
    • Market events to classmates
    • Assist in running events/operation of events

2016-2017 Executive Nominations

Categories: Elections

Nominations for CSSS executive positions for the 2016–2017 academic year are now open. To run for election, you must be nominated by ten undergraduate members of the Computer Science department, on your nomination form.

New for this year is the option for a Joint Ballot. In this option, two candidates will run together, each holding office for one school term (the candidates will hold office jointly during the Summer Session). Details about this will be provided at the Semi-Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, March 15th, and will be voted on as a constitutional change.

Please submit the completed nomination form to a current CSSS Executive by noon on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact returning officer Brian Chau at <elections[at]ubccsss[dot]org>


Monday, March 14, 2016 - 00:00 to Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00