IEEE Weeklyish Update 0x07

IEEE Used Book Sale

Where: McNuaghton (Eng 2C54)
When: Jan 10 – 19 from 9:00am – 3:00pm

Sell: Drop off your old textbooks, you set the price and we sell them for you! (IEEE takes a $5 fee)
Buy: Come check out what we have to sell; we have new books being brought in every day!

Pizza Sale Returns

The IEEE weekly pizza sales are back!

Starting this week, the pizza sale will be held on Thursdays outside of ENG 2C02 (by the agriculture skywalk) starting at 11:30am. Prices are:

$2.50 per slice
$5.00 for 2 slices and a drink


Illumination is an annual conference put on by the University of Saskatchewan IEEE Student Branch which aims to provide electrical and computer engineering students with information and experiences they won’t necessarily get in school such as networking with industry, learning about current industry trends and developing soft skills. This year Illumination will feature 9-11 speakers from many different industries including some from Alberta.

This year Illumination is February 3rd and 4th at Louis Loft. Tickets for Illumination are $35 for IEEE members and $40 for non-members. It includes admission to an open bar mixer on Friday night and the general conference on Saturday including breakfast lunch and dinner. This conference is an excellent opportunity to further your professional via networking and out-of-class education!

McNaughton Centre Director

McWhat? McNuaghton!
Looking for a way to get involved?
Looking for something to add to your resume?
Do you like shopping?

The IEEE is look for a McNaughton Centre Director!

The responsibility of the McNaughton Centre Director as outlined in the IEEE Usask Student Branch Constitution:

The McNaughton Centre Director shall operate and maintain the McNaughton Centre for the University of Saskatchewan. Duties and responsibilities of the McNaughton Centre Director include:
1) Chairing the McNaughton Committee.
2) Reporting all relevant affairs of the McNaughton Committee to the Executive.
3) Recording minutes of McNaughton Committee meetings.
4) Having the authority to co-sign cheques for all the bank accounts excluding HVC and Illumination.
5) Obtaining McNaughton Centre operating grants from IEEE Region 7 (Canada) and IEEE North Saskatchewan Section.
6) Organizing each term’s textbook sale with the Financial Director.
7) Organizing and maintaining the McNaughton Centre store.
8) Organizing and maintaining the McNaughton Centre administrative supplies.

If this sounds like something you might be interested in getting involved in please stop by the McNuahgton Centre (ENG. 2C54) or email
This position will be filled by a majority vote at a special general meeting (SGM) held early in the second term.

Electrical and Computer Engineering Clothing Sale is on now!

Come by McNaughton to see this years selection, snazzy sweatpants included.

There will be a deadline for clothing orders announced in next week’s email. Deadline is expected to be early February.