UCC Meeting on 8th September 2021

UCC Committee Meeting Minutes 2021-09-08

  • Last committee minutes haven't been uploaded to the website.


  • [TEC] Timothy Chapman, President
  • [BLU] Grace Fowler, Secretary
  • [EGG] Alex Barker, Fresher Representative
  • [APA] Alistair Parkinson, Ordinary Committee Member
  • [LIZ] Elizabeth Thatcher
  • [LCY] Chien-Yi Lo
  • Julia White


  • [LMH] Liam Hammond, Treasurer
  • [HET] Nicholas Clements, Ordinary Committee Member
  • [OKC] Benjamin Wright, Ordinary Committee Member


  • [MPT] James Arcus, Vice President

Start Time

  • 13.21

Committee Reports

President's Report

  • Quiz night happened last week, it was fun :) Thanks to everybody involved in making it happen.
  • Still haven't heard anything from Kelvin or Lauren, will send a follow-up email this week.
  • Meeting happened with UniIT, with James [MPT] leading the UCC discussion.
    • Went well overall I think, more on that later.

Vice President's Report

Secretary's Report

  • Approved on some reimbursements.
  • Need to finish editing the previous minutes.

Treasurer's Report

  • Current Balances:
  • Old Term Deposit Account: $44,819.25
  • General Westpac Account: $1,095.09 (~$250 in safe ready for deposit when UWA westpac is open)
  • Westpac Card Account: $17.59
  • Guild Account: $5,186.12

Fresher Rep's Report

  • Bought xbox controller & cable :)
    • @[LMH] pls my money :')
    • Done, thanks :)
  • Investigated drawer options for all of UCC cables.

OCM Reports

Machine Technical Report





Action Items From Previous Meeting


  • Talk to Guild about server solutions.
    • Progressing (Ongoing).
  • Still nothing from Kevin and Lauren
  • Poke James to poke people for action items.
    • Poking attempted, results unsatisfactory. Will repeat.
    • Ongoing.
  • Give the Discord file to [EGG]
    • Done.
  • Make a big discord post with all of the updates.
    • Ongoing.


  • Send [APA] prior work on sponsorship.
    • Not done.
  • Find the secretary keys for [BLU]
    • Not done.
  • Look into server cooling Australian company quotes.
    • Ongoing.
  • Give [BLU] the annual meeting minutes (Before the next GM)
    • Ongoing.
  • Send an email changing the next bust bee from the 2nd to the 9th of October.
    • Ongoing.


  • Write up what the sponsorship pamphlet would look like.
    • Ongoing.
  • Make and print out a poster on A3, saying we have a controller and VR.
    • Ongoing.


  • Talk to his father who works for Sales Force, about what they're willing to do.
    • Ongoing.


  • Print new discord invites.
    • Done.
  • Buy another x-box controller with the budgeted money.
    • Done.


  • Email door about enforcing the clubroom rules.
    • Ongoing.
  • Email tech list about tec talks.
    • Ongoing.


  • Look into hiring professional cleaners for the couches.
    • Ongoing.


  • Look into where we can get a vertical banner.
    • Ongoing.

New equipment

  • Should we get drawers to store all our cables?
    • Current cable area bit small for most drawers.
  • [EGG] Motions to: Budget $30 to buy a cable drawer.
    • [TEC] seconds.
    • Unanimous.

Drinks and Snacks

  • Was the coke machine refilled?
  • Need to refill the diet coke.

External Entities


  • [BLU] hasn't checked the mail.

Guild, SOC

Unit IT Meeting

  • They want a document outlining:
  1. A description of the student experience / user story we're looking to provide/enable
  2. The technical capabilities that we see as necessary for UCC's services
  3. An overview of the structure and systems in place that UCC has to protect our servers and users (monitoring, network topology, access control)

Other affairs


Busy Bee

  • Everything was cleaned pretty fast.

VR Event 2

  • [EGG] still needs to do the EMP.
  • Need to do Posters.
  • Will be on the 20th.

Cam Hall Quiz Night

  • The Quiz Night ran fine, though there were some problems before the night.
    • https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qEqAyC9AQb4XA3c76ysKxqKNuIVxOXnB/view?usp=sharing
  • Goz's table Oof Ouch My Knees, won.
  • Will have a wrap up meeting soon.
  • Need to post a feedback form on Discord.

Tech Clubs Quiz Night

  • Nothing's happened since last meeting.

Joint Camp 2021

  • Nothing's happened since last meeting.
  • Will have a meeting this Friday.

Tech Talks

Relay For Life

  • Need to advertise it.
  • Venue has changed from Oak Lawn to Riley Oval.

Cameron Hall-o-Ween

  • [BLU] and [EGG] are the UCC reps.

General Business

  • [LMH] needs to follow up on people who hasn't paid for their food and drink yet, when the machine was down.

    • Send a photo of it on Discord and ping the people who haven't paid yet.
  • Cormac has expressed interest in being on wheel.

  • [TEC] Moves To: Appoint [BRD] to Wheel and strongly recommend him to attend a wheel meeting.

    • [APA] seconds.
    • Unanimous.
  • [LIZ] and [BRD] will lock the accounts of expired members.

  • ACTION [TEC] To: Make a big discord post with all of the updates.

  • Cameron Halloween

    • Evening event with a bunch of games Halloween themed.
    • [BLU] volunteers to be a sub com rep and drags [EGG] into it.
  • [TEC] Moves To: Appoint [BLU] and [EGG] to be the subcommittee representatives.

    • [APA] seconds.
    • Unanimous.

Meeting Ended

  • 13.56