• Improv for Technologists, You are a Storyteller

    Galvanize - San Francisco

    I'll tell you a secret... YOU ARE A STORYTELLER You might not have realized it yet, but leveling up your career as an engineer / technologist can be accelerated by learning to communicate more effectively and by becoming a better storyteller. This is an on-your feet workshop. You will play games, do fun storytelling exercises and learn tools to help you connect to your audience. This class is for all levels of people who are looking to up their communication game. *Note, expedite check-in and register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-64577310474 Why Improv? Forbes, the New York Times, Harvard Business Review and many other publications have written about how improv training is amazing business and startup training. How does improv help technology workers? Improv helps people: - Listen and be present - Be better communicators - Tap into creativity - Relieve anxiety/stress and release tension - Celebrate making mistakes and be more resilient - Gracefully deal with uncertainty - Make your partners look good and collaborate on teams more effectively - YES AND in addition to being useful, improv is fun! ***Remember, register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-64577310474 What Takeaways to Expect: - Develop deeper listening skills - Hone your audience awareness - Get in touch with your natural presence - Embrace body language that makes you open and flexible to ideas instead of closed off. - Be more comfortable going off-script (i.e. improvising) during presentations, in Q&A, and in life. - Take the focus off yourself and serve your audience by “being interested, instead of being interesting” - Use “yes and” thinking to collaborate more creatively and effectively with your team - Take care of your teammates and notice when team members feel excluded or afraid to contribute their thoughts. Sometimes, great ideas go unspoken. Who Should Attend: - Data Scientists and Engineers who want to improve communication, listening skills, and be more compelling. - Industry professionals and bootcamp students who want to feel more relaxed and confident in job interviews. - Founders and executives leading teams - Product Managers - Designers - Creative Directors, Video Makers, Copywriters, Marketers, who want a creativity boost and new storytelling tools - Teachers, therapists, yoga instructors, health and wellness professionals - All kinds of people from all walks of life! Class Agenda: - 6:30 pm - 7 pm: drinks and snacks (sponsored by Galvanize) - 7 pm - 8 pm: joyful storytelling games to warm up spontaneity, ignite our imaginations, practice being kind to ourselves and practice celebrating mistakes - 8:00 pm - 8:15: bathroom break - 8:15 - 9:15 pm: Additional storytelling games / exercises - 9:15 pm - 10:15 pm: Integration. Here’s where we put it all together and do group scenes games, mock job interviews, improvised presentations, etc. in front of the class. Donations Encouraged: Donations of $30 per person for this three hour workshop are encouraged but are optional. Note, donations enable us to continue offering these workshops to the community. This workshop usually costs $60+ per person. Donation Methods Accepted: - Donorbox: https://donorbox.org/you-are-a-storyteller-sf - Venmo: @jaredpolivka - Cash About the Teachers: Jared and Erica Jared Polivka Jared previously served thousands of students around the world as Director of the School of AI at Udacity.com. With a background in product, design thinking, developer evangelism, storytelling and improvisation, Jared has found that improv skills are incredibly useful in working at organizations (i.e. startups) dealing with uncertainty and change. *RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-64577310474

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  • Oracle APEX on ATP Hands-On Lab: Creating an App from a Spreadsheet

    Galvanize - San Francisco

    Oracle APEX on ATP Hands-On Lab: Creating an App from a Spreadsheet for Oracle Autonomous Cloud Service Tired of emailing around a spreadsheet to share data? Do you want to learn how to develop and deploy an application in minutes? Then join us for this Free. workshop for an overview of Oracle APEX, and learn how easily you can get started with building and deploying a new cloud application on ATP in minutes. IMPORTANT: Please bring you Laptop- Windows or Mac and a power cord AGENDA: 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Check-In, Food & Networking 6:30 pm - 6:50 pm: Welcome Announcement & a short Keynote on Oracle Application Express (APEX) 6:50 pm - 8:30 pm: Hands-on Lab – Oracle Application Express (APEX) 8:30 pm - 8:45 pm: More Networking KEYNOTE: In this session, David Peake will provide an overview of Oracle's Application Express offerings. Oracle APEX on Autonomous Transaction Processing (ATP) enables users to build applications without programming and worrying about scaling, securing, tuning, managing or optimizing database LAB OVERVIEW: Oracle Application Express (APEX) is a low code application development platform to build responsive web applications. This session is designed for people with no prior knowledge or very little experience developing applications. You will learn how to quickly develop, collaborate and publish applications, and you’ll leave with a clear understanding and the confidence to start building your own applications using Oracle APEX. Details: This lab walks you through uploading a spreadsheet into an Oracle database table and then creating an application based on this new table. You will then play with the Interactive Report and improve the attached form. Lastly, you will add a Calendar page and then link it to the existing form page. Rather than trying to email a spreadsheet to gather information from different people, simply create an app in minutes, and email the URL. This single source-of-truth, multi-user, secured, the scalable app is so much better than having 20 (incomplete) spreadsheets! Speakers: David Peake, Oracle Application Express (APEX) Product Manager has worked for over 15 years within Oracle Consulting in Australia, New Zealand, and the United States, He is currently part of the Product Development team as the Oracle Application Express (APEX) Product Manager. Manish Kapur, Director of Oracle Cloud Platform at Oracle, Manish focuses on Application Development Cloud Platform which includes Cloud Native Application Development, DevOps, Blockchain, Low Code Development, and Java services in Oracle Cloud.

  • Hands on Lab -Test Drive an Autonomous Database Warehouse powered by AI/ML

    RSVP through Eventbrite here: http://bit.ly/oracle-ai-ml-lab *Please bring your laptops for this hands-on lab* AGENDA: 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Check-In, Food & Networking 6:30 pm - 6:50 pm: Keynote on Autonomous Database Warehouse (ADW) 6:50 pm - 8:45 pm: Hands-on Lab – ADW 8:45 pm - 9:00 pm: More Networking LAB OVERVIEW: An autonomous database is a cloud database that uses machine learning to eliminate the human labor associated with database tuning, security, backups, updates, and other routine management tasks traditionally performed by database administrators (DBAs). ADW is built around the market-leading database and comes with fully automated data warehouse specific features that deliver outstanding query performance. This lab walks you through the steps to get started using the Oracle ADW. LEARN: 1) How to deploy a data warehouse and run workloads with only a few clicks. 2) How to scale storage and compute resources independently with database services running with no downtime. 3) How to run faster analytics on diverse data sets with a fast visual predictive pattern. This hands-on workshop is for all machine learning experts, data scientists, DBAs, and developers who want to learn how a self-driving, self-repairing, and a self-securing data warehouse works on high-performance infrastructure. PREREQUISITIES: Bring Laptop- either Windows/Mac and pre-install: 1. SQL Developer: https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/sql-developer/downloads/index.html Windows: Select the OS for your computer. (This page also has instructions on how to install SQL Developer on Windows, Mac OSX and Linux.) If you already have SQL Developer installed on your computer please check the minimum version required to connect to an Oracle ADW Cloud is SQL Developer 17.4. Mac: https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/developer-tools/sql-developer/downloads/sqldev-install-mac-1969675.html 2. Data Visualization Desktop Oracle Data Visualization Desktop makes it easy to visualize your data so you can focus on exploring interesting data patterns. Choose from a variety of visualizations to look at data in a specific way. Data Visualization Desktop comes with Oracle ADW. INSTALL: https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/middleware/oracle-data-visualization/downloads/oracle-data-visualization-desktop-2938957.html Select the OS for your computer. This page also has instructions on how to install DVD on Windows and Mac OSX. If you already have Data Visualization Desktop installed on your computer then please check the version. The minimum version that is required to connect to an Oracle ADW Cloud is 12c[masked]. ARCHITECTS: Kiran Makarla is the Principal Solution Marketing Director, Kiran has helped build, develop, evangelize and marketed E-Commerce and Payment solutions, Enterprise IT Operations solutions, cloud & workload automation solutions in both public / private & hybrid cloud environments. Vishal is a cloud technology evangelist and a seasoned Oracle database professional with an extensive background in configuring and installing Oracle databases, designing and implementing strong, cohesive and efficient high availability solutions and database designs. Sergio Castro is a Senior Clouds Solutions Engineer with strong interpersonal skills and vast experience in XaaS, VoIP, Telecommunications and Networking environments. Go-to person for technical guidance. Rajneesh Tiwary is a Principal Sales Consultant for Oracle with 18+ years of working experience in information technology and software development lifecycle.

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  • Discover the Future of Data Science - RAPIDS: A Hands-on Lab with NVIDIA

    RVSP on Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discover-the-future-of-data-science-rapids-a-hands-on-lab-with-nvidia-tickets-65442360863 Description: Have you ever felt the pain of waiting for your training sets to load for hours? In this workshop, we will learn how to speed up your data science and machine learning workflow by up to 50x with only a new few lines of code. Come network with other students of A.I. and industry experts as we explore the realities of GPU computing. What is RAPIDS: RAPIDS, an open source project backed by NVIDIA, is a collection of libraries that lets your data science workflows harness the acceleration of GPUs. It lets GPUs do for data science what GPUs did for neural networks. RAPIDS uses Pandas and SciKitLearn like APIs to enable you to accelerate your existing code in the language you know with a few minor code changes. Agenda: 6:00-6:20- Networking (Food & Drinks Provided) 6:30-6:45- Introductions and Workflow Setup 6:45-7:45- Hands on Lab with RAPIDS 7:45-8:00- Questions & Contest 8:00-9:00- Networking In this session, we will cover: -What is RAPIDS and how to get started -Hands on “code-along” training session in a Jupyter notebook -Walkthrough of GPU data science at scale -Exporting your model to continue your analysis -Free time to play with the data Who Should Attend: -Recent Data Science Bootcamp Students and Alumni -Industry Junior + Senior Data Scientists -Anyone who needs to analyze large amounts of data Why Should you Attend: LEARN: -How to scale your work with the in your machine -How to accelerate existing data science workloads with only a few lines of code. -How to accelerate your machine learning and data analytics workflows to save your company time on large data sets -See how to scale out to multi GPU and multi node using Dask and XGBoost -Understand real use-cases on how companies like Walmart have built their models in 20 seconds instead of 2 days. DO: -Try RAPIDS on Google Colab -Learn how to deploy RAPIDS in the cloud or on your device -Network with other data scientists and RAPIDS/Galvanize community experts About Galvanize: Galvanize is the premier dynamic learning community for technology. With campuses located in booming technology sectors throughout the country, Galvanize provides a community for each the following: Education – part-time and full-time training in web development, data science, and data engineering Workspace – whether you’re a freelancer, startup, or established business, we provide beautiful spaces with a community dedicated to supporting your company’s growth Networking – events in the tech industry happen constantly in our campuses, ranging from popular Meetups to multi-day international conferences To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com. If you have specific questions regarding our Data Science Immersive course, please reach out to our Enrollment Officer, Itzel Cortes ([masked]). **By registering for this event, I understand that I am opting to receive electronic communications from Galvanize, NVIDIA and RAPIDS.ai and agree to being photographed for future marketing purposes. By doing so, I am expressly overriding any prior opt-out I may have previously made to Galvanize. I understand that I can opt-out at any time.

  • Break into Software Engineering: Networking and Panel Discussion

    Galvanize - San Francisco

    RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/break-into-software-engineering-networking-and-panel-discussion-tickets-62932971211 Ever wonder what it takes to break into Software Engineering? Already in a software engineering role and want to help others find their own pathway? Are you currently hiring software engineering roles? If any of those ring true, then this networking event and panel discussion is for you. Come join Hack Reactor alum Artur Meyster, the CTO and Founder of Career Karma (YC W19), as well as other from panelists in the field of software engineering who graduated from immersive programs at our panel discussion, "Break into Software Engineering: An Alumni Take on Bootcamps", and informal networking session on July 10th, 2019. Connect with software engineers and hiring partners of the Bay Area. Agenda 6:00-6:30- Networking (food and beverages provided) 6:40-7:30- Panel discussion 7:30-7:45- Questions & mingling 7:45-9:00- Rooftop networking Who should attend? -Prospective software engineers -Current and former software bootcamp alumni (all invited!) -Anyone interested in career switching to tech with a non-traditional background -Hiring partners and companies looking to connect with software engineers Why should you attend? -Have fun and connect with software engineers and hiring partners of SF -Attend “Break into Software Engineering: An Alumni Take on Bootcamps” panel with former Hack Reactor alumni, Artur Meyster, the CTO and Founder of Career Karma (YC W19) -Benefit from the power of networking with the industry leaders in a no pressure environment -Be part of the rooftop cocktail reception following the panel discussion What will be discussed? -Information about software engineering and career paths after bootcamps -Value of Immersive programs for entrepreneurs, life-long learning & accomplishing your career goals Speakers Include Artur Meyster Artur Meyster is a Hack Reactor alumni and the CTO and Founder of Career Karma (YC W19), an online marketplace that matches career switchers with job training programs. After graduating from Hack Reactor, he joined Funding Circle as a full stack software engineer. This led him to start the Breaking Into Startups podcast featuring people with non-traditional backgrounds who broke into tech which reached over 3 million people. This year, Artur was one of the first bootcamp grads to graduate from Ycombinator, a startup accelerator that helps companies scale to millions of users. Mike Donahue Mike Donahue is a Hack Reactor alumni and currently a Senior Software Engineer at DoorDash. After graduating Hack Reactor, he spent time at LendingClub where he experienced tremendous personal growth working as a Product, Design, and Platform engineer during his tenure. Transitioning from a finance background, he took a non-traditional path to software development but hasn't looked back. He enjoys helping fellow engineers reach their own full potential. More panelists to be announced! RSVP on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/break-into-software-engineering-networking-and-panel-discussion-tickets-62932971211 Come with questions about Software engineering, starting a career, hiring and how to get hired, Hack Reactor, Software Engineering Bootcamps in general, and anything else that comes to mind! To learn more about Galvanize, visit galvanize.com. If you have specific questions regarding Hack Reactor's Software Engineering Immersive program, please reach out to our Enrollment Officer, Andrew Quesada ([masked]). **By registering for this event, I understand that I am opting to receive electronic communications from Galvanize. By doing so, I am expressly overriding any prior opt-out I may have previously made to Galvanize. I understand that I can opt-out at any time.

  • Improv for Technologists, You are a Storyteller

    Galvanize - San Francisco

    In this workshop, you will to learn to become a stronger presenter and storyteller. This is an on-your feet workshop, not a lecture. You will play games, do fun storytelling exercises and learn tools to help you connect to your audience. This class is for all skill levels. *Note, expedite check-in and register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-60338812011 Why Improv? Forbes, the New York Times, Harvard Business Review and many other publications have written about how improv training is amazing business and startup training. How does improv help technology workers? Improv helps people: - Listen and be present - Be better communicators - Tap into creativity - Relieve anxiety/stress and release tension - Celebrate making mistakes and be more resilient - Gracefully deal with uncertainty - Make your partners look good and collaborate on teams more effectively - YES AND in addition to being useful, improv is fun! ***Remember, register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-60338812011 What Takeaways to Expect: - Develop deeper listening skills - Hone your audience awareness - Get in touch with your natural presence - Embrace body language that makes you open and flexible to ideas instead of closed off. - Be more comfortable going off-script (i.e. improvising) during presentations, in Q&A, and in life. - Take the focus off yourself and serve your audience by “being interested, instead of being interesting” - Use “yes and” thinking to collaborate more creatively and effectively with your team - Take care of your teammates and notice when team members feel excluded or afraid to contribute their thoughts. Sometimes, great ideas go unspoken. Who Should Attend: - Data Scientists and Engineers who want to improve communication, listening skills, and be more compelling. - Industry professionals and bootcamp students who want to feel more relaxed and confident in job interviews. - Founders and executives leading teams - Product Managers - Designers - Creative Directors, Video Makers, Copywriters, Marketers, who want a creativity boost and new storytelling tools - Teachers, therapists, yoga instructors, health and wellness professionals - All kinds of people from all walks of life! Class Agenda: - 6:30 pm - 7 pm: drinks and snacks (sponsored by Galvanize) - 7 pm - 8 pm: joyful storytelling games to warm up spontaneity, ignite our imaginations, practice being kind to ourselves and practice celebrating mistakes - 8:00 pm - 8:15: bathroom break - 8:15 - 9:15 pm: Additional storytelling games / exercises - 9:15 pm - 10:15 pm: Integration. Here’s where we put it all together and do group scenes games, mock job interviews, improvised presentations, etc. in front of the class. Donations Encouraged: Donations of $30 per person for this three hour workshop are encouraged. Donations enable us to continue offering these workshops to the community. This workshop usually costs $60+ per person. Donation Methods Accepted: - Donorbox: https://donorbox.org/you-are-a-storyteller-sf - Venmo: @jaredpolivka - Cash About the Teachers: Jared and Erica Jared Polivka Jared previously served thousands of students around the world as Director of the School of AI at Udacity.com. With a background in product, design thinking, developer evangelism, storytelling and improvisation, Jared has found that improv skills are incredibly useful in working at organizations (i.e. startups) dealing with uncertainty and change. Erica Anderson Erica is a graduate of BATS improv and Upright Citizen Brigade; and trains weekly with, improvisor, Tim Orr. Erica is involved in an all-women’s improv troupe - Smarty Pants. Erica is deeply inspired to spread the joy of improv to help others discover the masterful storyteller that they are. *RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-60338812011

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  • Improv for Engineers - You are a Storyteller

    Galvanize - San Francisco

    In this workshop, you will to learn to become a stronger presenter and storyteller. This is an on-your feet workshop, not a lecture. You will play games, do fun storytelling exercises and learn tools to help you connect to your audience. This class is for all skill levels. *Note, register here to expedite check-in: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-59113468977 Why Improv? Forbes, the New York Times, Harvard Business Review and many other publications have written about how improv training is amazing business and startup training. How does improv help technology workers? Improv helps people: - Listen and be present - Be better communicators - Tap into creativity - Relieve anxiety/stress and release tension - Celebrate making mistakes and be more resilient - Gracefully deal with uncertainty - Make your partners look good and collaborate on teams more effectively - YES AND in addition to being useful, improv is fun! ***Remember, register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-59113468977 What Takeaways to Expect: - Develop deeper listening skills - Hone your audience awareness - Get in touch with your natural presence - Embrace body language that makes you open and flexible to ideas instead of closed off. - Be more comfortable going off-script (i.e. improvising) during presentations, in Q&A, and in life. - Take the focus off yourself and serve your audience by “being interested, instead of being interesting” - Use “yes and” thinking to collaborate more creatively and effectively with your team - Take care of your teammates and notice when team members feel excluded or afraid to contribute their thoughts. Sometimes, great ideas go unspoken. Who Should Attend: - Data Scientists and Engineers who want to improve communication, listening skills, and be more compelling. - Industry professionals and bootcamp students who want to feel more relaxed and confident in job interviews. - Founders and executives leading teams - Product Managers - Designers - Creative Directors, Video Makers, Copywriters, Marketers, who want a creativity boost and new storytelling tools - Teachers, therapists, yoga instructors, health and wellness professionals - All kinds of people from all walks of life! Class Agenda: - 6:30 pm - 7 pm: drinks and snacks (sponsored by Galvanize) - 7 pm - 8 pm: joyful storytelling games to warm up spontaneity, ignite our imaginations, practice being kind to ourselves and practice celebrating mistakes - 8:00 pm - 8:15: bathroom break - 8:15 - 9:15 pm: Additional storytelling games / exercises - 9:15 pm - 10:15 pm: Integration. Here’s where we put it all together and do group scenes games, mock job interviews, improvised presentations, etc. in front of the class. Donations Encouraged: Donations of $30 per person for this three hour workshop are encouraged. Donations enable to keep offering classes to the community. This workshop usually costs $60+ per person. Donation Methods Accepted: - Donorbox: https://donorbox.org/you-are-a-storyteller-sf - Venmo: @jaredpolivka - Cash About the Teachers: Jared and Erica Jared Polivka Jared previously served thousands of students around the world as Director of the School of AI at Udacity.com. With a background in product, design thinking, developer evangelism, storytelling and improvisation, Jared has found that improv skills are incredibly useful in working at organizations (i.e. startups) dealing with uncertainty and change. Erica Anderson Erica is a graduate of BATS improv and Upright Citizen Brigade; and trains weekly with, improvisor, Tim Orr. Erica is involved in an all-women’s improv troupe - Smarty Pants. Erica is deeply inspired to spread the joy of improv to help others discover the masterful storyteller that they are. *RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-for-technologists-you-are-a-storyteller-tickets-59113468977k

  • State of JavaScript presented by Hack Reactor @ Galvanize

    Galvanize San Francisco

    RSVP through Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hack-reactor-galvanize-state-of-javascript-tickets-55547966463 Hack Reactor at Galvanize - The State of Javascript Date / Time: Feb 12th, 6:30-8:00pm Want to learn more about the future of JavaScript and understand where our Software Engineering curriculum fits into a rapidly changing tech landscape? Today’s Founders, Leaders, and Software Engineers must have an up-to-date pulse on the state of the programs they use to learn and program. In 2018, Galvanize acquired Hack Reactor, in order to bring together the brightest minds for creating the most robust programs for aspiring software engineers around the nation. This exclusive fireside chat will feature industry leaders in technology & Javascript, including the former founders of Hack Reactor. Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 12 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. at Galvanize San Francisco for the Hack Reactor @ Galvanize State of Javascript Address. Overview: Fireside chat on the state of JavaScript with Laurie Voss (Co-Founder and CDO of NPM) and Shawn Drost (Co-Founder of Hack Reactor and current Senior Vice President of Strategy and Innovation at Galvanize). Following this discussion, Al Rosabal, CEO of Galvanize, will join Harsh Patel, former CEO of Hack Reactor and current Chief Product Officer at Galvanize, James Van, Galvanize’s Career Services Manager, as well as current faculty and recent graduates to discuss the state of the Hack Reactor Software Engineering Immersive program six months after the acquisition by Galvanize. Target Audience: This is a great opportunity ask questions and hear directly from Hack Reactor alumni, faculty and leadership on the integration with Galvanize and what impact it has had on our students and our program. Anyone interested in Hack Reactor at Galvanize software engineering immersive programs, past students, and faculty Software engineers and industry professionals looking to network and learn about the state of Javascript and software engineering Galvanize is the premier dynamic learning community for technology. Our community is where people and companies with the guts and smarts to create real-world change congregate and inspire each other. Across our 7 beautifully designed urban campuses, we offer a unique combination of education, workspace and networking. To learn more about Hack Reactor @ Galvanize, visit: www.galvanize.com or request a tour here. Follow us on facebook Galvanize SF facebook page

  • JavaScript Mini Bootcamp: Fundamentals II

    Galvanize San Francisco

    Please register through Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/javascript-mini-bootcamp-fundamentals-ii-tickets-54007859963 Goal: At this workshop series you will solidify your understanding of Fundamental JavaScript, furthering your knowledge and better preparing you for our Technical Interview. WE WILL BE REVIEWING 4 DIFFERENT CONCEPTS EACH MONTH (then starting over) 1 - JavaScript101 01/09 - 2 - JavaScript Mini Bootcamp Fundamentals 1 01/12/19 3 - Functions and Scopes 01/23/19 4 - JavaScript Mini Bootcamp Fundamentals 2 01/26/19 You'll learn how to tackle some of the biggest challenges faced by those learning JavaScript. This is a highly interactive course that uses exercises and projects to drive home these JavaScript Fundamentals. Topics covered: JavaScript101 and How to compose and use functions in JavaScript The mechanics of functions in JavaScript How local and global scoping works How the scope chain affects how you build JavaScript programs Who this workshop is for: This workshop is for beginners with limited JavaScript experience. Optional Prep: Udacity's Intro to JavaScript course (estimated 10-12 hours to complete) Gordon Zhu’s Watch and Code up to and including “Interlude - Data types and comparisons” First four chapters of Eloquent JavaScript What to bring: Students will need to bring their own laptops! Windows, Mac or Linux will do it! -- We look forward to meeting you!

  • Learn to Code in 2019! JavaScript Functions and Scope

    Galvanize San Francisco

    Please register through Eventbrite here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learn-to-code-in-2019-javascript-functions-and-scope-tickets-54007684438 Goal: At this workshop series you will solidify your understanding of Fundamental JavaScript, furthering your knowledge and better preparing you for our Technical Interview. WE WILL BE REVIEWING 4 DIFFERENT CONCEPTS EACH MONTH (then starting over) 1 - JavaScript101 01/09 - 2 - JavaScript Mini Bootcamp Fundamentals 1 01/12/19 3 - Functions and Scopes 01/23/19 4 - JavaScript Mini Bootcamp Fundamentals 2 01/26/19 You'll learn how to tackle some of the biggest challenges faced by those learning JavaScript. This is a highly interactive course that uses exercises and projects to drive home these JavaScript Fundamentals. Topics covered: JavaScript101 and How to compose and use functions in JavaScript The mechanics of functions in JavaScript How local and global scoping works How the scope chain affects how you build JavaScript programs Who this workshop is for: This workshop is for beginners with limited JavaScript experience. Optional Prep: Udacity's Intro to JavaScript course (estimated 10-12 hours to complete) Gordon Zhu’s Watch and Code up to and including “Interlude - Data types and comparisons” First four chapters of Eloquent JavaScript What to bring: Students will need to bring their own laptops! Windows, Mac or Linux will do it! -- We look forward to meeting you!

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