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Ruby Tuesdays-Etsy

  • Feb 11, 2014 · 6:30 PM

This is a study group and you are welcome to work on anything you would like in our friendly and helpful environment. The Organizers and Core team members of the Ruby Study group Will be present to help you with any Ruby related questions. We currently have several levels in the group - Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Rubyists . We also have a 3 Week Coding Sprint  that is focussed on understanding Ruby Classes and modules. By the end of it you will get a good understanding of Ruby Basics. This is Week2 of the coding sprint.

6:30 - 6:45 Arrive 
6:45 - 7:00 Introductions of Attendees 
7:00 - 7:03 Company Intro 
7:05 - 7:10 lightning talk by Maggie Nelson 
7:15 Code! || Attend the Week2/3 of Ruby Classes & Modules Coding Sprint


Beginner tutorials: 

http://tryruby.org/ , 

http://railsforzombies.org/, 

 http://www.codecademy.com/tracks/ruby

http://www.codequizzes.com/

Intermediate: 
Can work through tutorials like Learn to Program, http://ruby.railstutorial.org/


Advanced: 

Let's work on the TicTacToe sprint! You'll be filling in the skeleton version of the app. Working directly with Rspec, Pry, MVC and gaining of deeper understanding of object orientation. Get it here and find the documentation for it here. Try forking before showing up! 

Installs:

For attendees who would like to install Ruby on their machines, there will be a monthly Install Night on the last Tuesday of each month. We recommend that you follow the RailsBridge Installfest guide. During Install Night, the organizers will be available to help if you get stuck in your installation process. 

For those who do not yet have Ruby installed on their machines, but would like to participate in our Tuesday study nights and try Ruby, we recommend nitrious.io and rubyfiddle.com

This event is intended to be exclusively open to people who identify as female and is queer and trans friendly. 

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  • Sowjanya

    Here is the presentation I am going to go over tonight
    http://www.slideshare.net/NagaSowjanyaMudunuri/modules-31101825

    1 · February 11, 2014

  • Wynelle

    Is bringing well-behaved kids frowned upon? (Ages 10 & 13)

    February 3, 2014

    • Wynelle

      Thanks Alaina!

      February 3, 2014

    • Diana

      I support kids being there to learn Ruby. I'm bringing a kid too and she understands how incredibly lucky she is to be able to attend these events. As a parent I am so happy that my kid gets to see and meet so many wonderful women in one spot. And they are all into Ruby!

      1 · February 4, 2014

  • Diana

    We've conquered the flu and are back in action! Will be working on tutorials but happy nevertheless.

    February 3, 2014

  • Lauren

    I've never tried ruby but keen to learn

    1 · January 16, 2014

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