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Code Jam

  • Mar 23, 2014 · 2:00 PM
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Come hang out and code on whatever you want (in any language)! Or if you're new to programming and want to learn Python or Ruby (makes Rails easier!) then we can help you get started (installing, giving you an overview of some basics) so that you can work through the exercises in one of the free online books depending on which language you want to learn! Learn Python the Hard Way or Learn Ruby the Hard Way (PS: "hard" = proper/thorough/best!).

What will you get out of these sessions? You'll meet other women who either want to learn to code or improve their skills. It's a fun, no-pressure environment where we can hang out and code while keeping each other motivated or help each other when we get stuck on something! The aim is to build up our skills so that we can work on some "community" projects together (so start thinking about what you'd like to do...) 

What do you need to know? Nothing - although typing will help!

What should you bring? A laptop! And a can-do mindset :)

Hope to see you there :)

This event is in collaboration with PyLadies ATL & Rails Girls Atlanta

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Great conversations!

    March 23, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    For those of you that haven't already seen it, there's an upcoming WWC meetup with a focus on some coding fundamentals so take a look! http://www.meetup.com/Women-Who-Code-Atlanta/events/172180222/

    March 23, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Awesome having so many women together, thanks for coming and thanks to all the mentors for helping! Hope to see everyone again next time! Happy coding :)

    March 23, 2014

  • valerie

    Great!

    March 23, 2014

  • Alicia V. C.

    It was a SUCCESS!!!

    March 23, 2014

  • Adrienne H.

    I don't get into Atlanta tomorrow until late in the evening. Sorry to miss this!

    March 22, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Is the location available to access by public transportation?

    March 16, 2014

    • Lauren R.

      You should be able to get off at the Dunwoody Marta station and catch a bus or walk to Thoughtworks. I'd use the trip planner available on itsmarta.com or google maps.

      March 22, 2014

  • AtlantaJanet

    Sorry can't make it. Heading to Florida for the week. See everyone next time. Have fun

    March 18, 2014

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