Tagged: community

3 Countries, 3 Conferences, 38 Days

3 Countries, 3 Conferences, 38 Days

Starting mid-April, I went on a whirlwind of three conferences, two of which were international, in just over a month. They were all incredible experiences, culminating in JS Conf, where I helped lead a NodeBoats workshop! More on that later. JS Conf Brazil First stop was JS Conf Brazil in beautiful Fortaleza. Despite being in Brazil, the conference was in English, with...

Spider Solitaire @ BrooklynJS

Spider Solitaire @ BrooklynJS

Last night, I was one of the speakers at the soon-to-be-known-as-renowned BrooklynJS. (If you live in NYC, it’s definitely a meetup to check out!) My talk was on how I went about making a Spider Solitaire game in Javascript. (Slides are here for those who missed it!) It reminded me, once again, how amazing this community is and how glad I am...

The Importance of Community

The Importance of Community

Tonight I went to the very wonderful Brooklyn JS meetup. Before coming to Flatiron School the language I was most comfortable with was Javascript. I really enjoy JS, and every time I go to an event like this I remember how much I love the Javascript community and how important community is. The talks were fantastic, and mingling with people afterwards was...