Category Archive: Newsletter

Oct 04

We’re Closed! Thank You All!

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Closing Ceremonies Report We opened at the Close with warm praise from all our Guests of Honor, thanking members and staff alike for the Con-Volution experience. Auctioneer Noe then dropped in to remind about the charity and sell off several blue symbol banners.  The Star Trek banner was first up and sold for $30.  It …

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Oct 04

Every vote counts

Convolution 2015 charity, 826 Valencia, has the opportunity to win $500,000 via the Google Impact Challenge which would allow for the construction of a second writing and tutoring center in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District. But in order to win, they need YOUR vote! Go to the link below and cast your vote for this spectacular …

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Oct 04

Sword and Laser Podcast interview with Author Jaym Gates

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The Sword and Laser podcast is a science fiction and fantasy-themed book club, video show and podcast, started by Veronica Belmont and Tom Merritt. The main goal of the club is to build a strong online community of sci-fi / fantasy buffs, and to discuss and enjoy books of both genres. If you missed their …

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Oct 04

Does anyone here speak Minionese?

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Oct 03

Your Saturday Night Party Guide

If Friday night was a warm-up then Saturday night is going to get insane, Most of our parties are back for another round with a couple of fresh faces. BASFA Room 2070 – Join the Bay Area Science Fiction Association for an evening of enjoyable conversation about all things science fiction. That’s kinda what we …

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Oct 03

A Word From News Central

We’d like to remind our readers:  if there’s anything you’d like to see written up for Con-Volution news feed, jot it down on some scratch paper and slip it into one of our handy drop boxes.  They can be found at the Reg/Info Desk and the Gaming room. If you prefer to submit electronically, send …

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Can you Keep a secret?

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We can’t tell you everything that happened at the Secret Panel earlier today. After all, it’s a secret. We’d have to kill you. Needless to say there was violence. The hands were flying. Like, really flying.

Oct 03

Tonight, Tonight!

Welcome to Con-Volution Saturday Night!  Morning may be but a memory but we’ve got a whole lot of wow, ahead. Not sure which fun to choose from? We can understand that!   There’s LARPing, Filking, dancing, a floor full of parties, and even a game show!  For the main event of the evening, head for …

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Oct 03

Proud papa.

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Hear fanzine publisher extraordinaire Christopher J. Garcia talk about a few of his favorite things he has here at Con-Volution in this very short interview on YouTube.

Oct 03

Out of this world donations

Many thanks to our Guest of Honor Bonnie Burton for several last minute donations from a galaxy far far away. Come and bid on a hand-made Admiral Akbar beanie, a Yoda backpack, and Star Wars crafts books written by Ms Burton herself!

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