PyCon 2013: Young Coder "Lets Learn Python" Tutorial

Posted by: bshaurette | Date: Jan 28, 2013 | Category: PyCon Python

At PyCon 2013, I'll be participating in my first-ever tutorial, helping Katie Cunningham as we introduce 12- to 18-year-olds to the world of Python coding.

From the official description:

    "This free tutorial will explore how to program using Python by making games. The workshop will start with learning Python's simple ...

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PyLadies Austin In 2013

Posted by: bshaurette | Date: Jan 10, 2013 | Category: Python

This year is shaping up to be a busy one. On my arrival in Austin I founded a PyLadies chapter, and our first meeting is scheduled for tonight. We'll be doing a round of introductions, then brainstorming about what projects we'd like to get to work on in ...

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Happy New Year!

Posted by: bshaurette | Date: Dec 31, 2012 | Category: Personal

At the end of every year I see people saying something like "Good riddance, Year X, you sucked, let's hope Year Y brings something better." I've got good reason to say something like that as well - this year brought something pretty big and awful with it. But it also ...

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Luckily, I Speek Leet

Posted by: bshaurette | Date: Dec 15, 2012 | Category: Geek Humor

This never stops being funny.

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PyLadies represents at PyCon 2013

Posted by: bshaurette | Date: Dec 13, 2012 | Category: PyCon Python

PyCon talks were announced last week, and this year a record number of them are being given by women in the Python community. Of the 114 talks accepted, almost 15% will be presented by female speakers.

Here's the run-down - be sure to add these to your schedule when ...

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