This is a study group and you are welcome to work on anything you would like in our friendly and helpful environment. Organizers and core team members of the Ruby Study group will be present to help you with any Ruby related questions. We welcome many levels of attendees: brand new beginners, coders new to Ruby/Rails, experienced Rubyists, and anyone in between. Work on tutorials, personal projects, or just network!
6:30 - 6:45 Arrive
6:45 - 7:10 Introductions
7:10 - 7:15 lightning talk by Brittany (on switching careers!)
Beginners can start the install process:
http://tryruby.org/ and http://www.codecademy.com/tracks/ruby
Can work through tutorials like Learn to Program, http://rubykoans.com/ and http://ruby.railstutorial.org/
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!
This event is intended to be exclusively open to people who identify as female and is queer and trans friendly.