Wednesday: Whitepaper Wednesday - Chainlink
Date: March 23
Time: 6 - 7 PM
Location: Law Library, Room 3226
Hosted by: Badger Blockchain

This week, Badger Blockchain will be covering Chainlink. Check out the article here, but since it is 150 pages long, feel free to only read part for the sake of your sanity! Important info is section 1, Skim section 2 and read Section 3 (in particular section 3.6).
Next week Monday: UPL Course Preview Night
Date: March 28
Time: 6 - 7 PM
Location: CS Building Room 1240
Hosted by: Undergraduate Projects Lab + CS Advising

UPL is reviewing courses offered for Summer 2022 and Fall 2022. Get a student inside scoop on the various courses and ask questions! For instance, ask about which classes to pair up or which classes are not required but strongly recommend.
Pizza will be provided so swing on by! Reservation is required.
...and Things
BadgerFly Opportunity
BadgerFly intends to represent UW-Madison at the 1st METU VTOL ( Competition this year. The competition is sponsored by Boeing and entails building a VTOL aircraft capable of flying autonomously and carrying a payload with a combined weight of less than 8kg. 
BadgerFly is currently recruiting students from all Engineering Departments & Computer Sciences to help form a team to design, assemble & autonomously fly a VTOL for the competition. 
Interested students can join our team via the form at
The initial proposal for the competition is due online on the 11th of April, if that is accepted, members will have the option of working online or in-person for the final prototype due in July. 
Scholarship Opportunity
The Departments of Statistics and Computer Sciences have been selected to award a $1,000 MinneAnalytics Scholarship to a student for the 2022-23 calendar year!

Eligibility to apply: Continuing students who
  • will be enrolled next academic year, 2022-23
  • are passionate about a career in analytics or data science (regardless of major) and
  • have demonstrated a commitment to community engagement

Application process:
You will be asked to upload an unofficial transcript as a PDF, a CV or resume as a PDF; and answers to several short questions (in written, audio, video, or equivalent form)
If you are interested in being considered for this opportunity, please complete the following form by April 8th, 2022 11:59pm CT.
The recipient will be notified in early September. If selected, students are asked to connect with MinneAnalytics on LinkedIn, and provide a photo/short bio to be viewed on the MinneAnalytics website. More details will be provided to the recipient. 
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