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Which Cloud is Best for your Organization: Kubernetes edition
April 17, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - April 17, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Which Cloud is Best for your Organization: Kubernetes edition

Kubernetes (K8s) is an open-source system for automating deployment, scaling, and management of containerized applications. Jessica Janiuk, Lead Software Engineer at Spoiler Alert, is joining us to chat about why her team decided to go with the Kubernetes system over it's competitors, and help you decide which cloud platform is best for your organization. You asked, she's answering: What is...
Telling A Story With Your Code
April 22, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - April 22, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Telling A Story With Your Code

Just as writers have ink and paper, code plays an analogous role in a developers' "story". Programming is storytelling. As with all stories, there are drafts and revisions, parts that are easier to write than others, and just like with your favorite novel, a few small changes can make a huge impact on the ending. Latisha McNeel, a Full-Stack Developer at G2i is joining us for an hour of live...
Debunking the Myths of Code:  Video Games
June 04, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - June 04, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Debunking the Myths of Code: Video Games

Ursula Wolz is back to chat with the PowerToFly about debunking the myths of code, starting with one of the most popular topics in the industry - video games. Video games are not just for boys so how can we add more women to the mix? We're breaking down how women can get more involved in game development, how game development can be used to understand computer science, and where women can...
From Women’s Liberal Art College to Managing Engineers
June 05, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - June 05, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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From Women’s Liberal Art College to Managing Engineers

If you have a liberal arts degree, or graduated from a liberal arts college, I'm sure someone down the line has asked you, "What are you going to do with that degree?". While infuriating, new studies are actually proving that degrees aren't the first thing employers are looking at. During this live Q&A, ask Courtnie Takata-Lee, graduate of Saint Mary’s College with a BS in Mathematics, and...
Debunking the Myths of Code:  Textiles
June 11, 2019 03:00 PM EDT - June 11, 2019 04:00 PM EDT
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Debunking the Myths of Code: Textiles

Do you knit, crochet, embroider, sew? Have you ever followed a pattern, or better yet, made a pattern yourself? If so, you have the foundational skills needed for coding! Join Ursula Wolz for part II of out series, "Debunking the Myths of Coding" as we dive into textiles, and how they can help you become a better developer! You asked, she's answering: How do textiles relate to coding? I make...
Navigating the Engineering Career Path
July 12, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - July 12, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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Navigating the Engineering Career Path

According to the Department of Labor, employment of engineers is expected to grow over 4% in the next 5 years - that's over 65,000 new jobs. With that being said, deciding which engineering career path to choose is becoming increasingly more difficult. From the various engineering specialties to individual contributor vs manager, there are endless possibilities! Lifei Tan, Director of...