Monthly Archives: August 2016

First Meeting of the Year!

Our first meeting of the 2016-2017 academic year will be on Tuesday, Sept. 6 from 3:00 – 4:30 PM in BIC 2710 (NOTE NEW TIME AND ROOM!).  On the agenda:

I.) Welcomes and Introductions!

II.) Previous Activities:

A.) Movies:

1.) Suicide Squad

2.) Pete’s Dragon

3.) Kubo & the Two Strings

4.) Others?

B.) Random Game Day (Aug. 30)

C.) Activity Fair (Aug. 31)

D.) Other Stuff?

III.) Upcoming Activities:

A.) September Sponsored Movie?

B.) Laps for the Chaps (Sept. 17)

C.) Anything Else?

IV.) Other Business:

A.) Time to Renew Memberships!

B.) CosPlay Group Report

C.) Advisor’s Report

D.) CODCON Update

E.) Nominations for Vice President

F.) Other News, Gossip, Rants, and Trailers

V.) After-Meeting Games: TBA


Random Game Day!

Come join us for Random Game Day on Tuesday, August 30 from 2:30 – 6:30 PM in the College of DuPage Student Lounge (SSC 1200).  We’ll have a variety of board, table-top, and video games to play, as well as other stuff to do.  Come and join the fun!

Aug. 3 Meeting Minutes

Sci-Fi/Fantasy &Gaming Club

Meeting Minutes

August 3, 2016


I.) Any New Faces?
— Julia (friend of Alyssa J. Smith)

II.) Previous Events:

     A.) Movies

          1.) Ghostbusters: It was funny and enjoyable!

          2.) Star Trek Beyond: It was awesome!! Villain was flat, but then came around in the end.

          3.) Batman: The Killing Joke: Unnecessary Bat Sex; otherwise, good adaptation of graphic novel

          4.) Legend of Tarzan: Shirtless Alexander Skarsgård; decent retelling of legend

     B.) WolfCon: Low attendance, but decent for their first summer con

     C.) Ren Faire:

          1.) Good weather, but no group photo!

          2.) Three tickets left for purchase—contact Doc ASAP!

 III.) Upcoming Events:

     A.) Suicide Squad

          1.) Thursday 8:00 PM – Alyssa is in charge of tickets.  Arrive by 7:30 PM

          2.) Friday 5:15 PM – Doc is in charge of tickets.  Arrive by 4:45 PM

     B.) GENCON: Anyone going?

     C.) Wizard World: Alyssa is going; for more details, go to

     D.) Chaparral Game Day – Tuesday, August 30th, 2:30-6:00pm

          1.) We hope to use this event to recruit new members.

          2.) Games, consoles, and GMs needed!

     E.) Student Life Activity Faire – Wednesday, August 31st, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM—VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO STAFF THE TABLE!!!

     F.) Club meetings will be back to every other Tuesday as of next month: 3:00 – 4:30 PM, room still TBA (but hopefully BIC 1630).

IV.) Other Stuff

     A.) Advisor’s Report:

          1.) COD 50th Anniversary Retro Game Day: Aiming for late Feb/early March to help promote CODCON

          2.) Operation Supply Drop: looking for donations of games, consoles, and accessories to send to the troops overseas

     B.) CODCON: Theme change?

     C.) Rants, Gossip, & Trailers

 V.) After-Meeting Game: N/A

NEXT MEETING: Tuesday, Sept. 6, 3:00 – 4:30 PM, BIC 2710