Django for Beginners - Part 2

RocPy organizer Josh Russo will be picking up where the last Django tutorial presentation left off and talking about part 2 of the tutorial (


"The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines"


Django (pronounced jang-goh) is an open source web framework, written in Python, for Web 2.0 applications. Its mission is to provide a developer the easiest path towards creating complex, database-backed websites. It excels at rapid development using the DRY principle , a modular architecture with a model-view-controller design pattern.


Popular sites like Disqus, Instagram, Mozilla, OpenStack, Pinterest, and Rdio all use Django ( in their infrastructure.


Location Information

The map link above for our location is not sufficient, so I have a more detailed and annotated map that should be referenced:

map to Bausch and Lomb Hall

(parking and walking directions)

The meeting will be in Bausch and Lomb Hall, room 407.

• Find the elevator, go to the 4th floor and exit to your right.

• At the end of the hall, make another right.

• Walk to the very end of the hall past the fire doors.

• You are now at Room 407.

• Network Access Internet access is readily available.

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  • Zach N.

    Informative and friendly. Definately going back.

    1 · May 21, 2013

    • Richard S.

      We're glad you joined us Zach, we look forward to seeing you again!

      May 22, 2013

  • Dave H.

    I should be there. Sounds cool.

    May 13, 2013

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