Tag Archives: events

Less than a week left of Julython!


I’ve gotten a lot of questions about Julython, and it’s not too late to join in the fun. What is Julython? It’s a totally silly competition/motivator to work on your Python projects in July. PyStar Philly/PhillyPUG have used it as an excuse to host weekly project nights, teaching people about some common open source tools […]

Pam: The Public Speaker


I’ve been starting to write more proposals, give a few more presentations, and starting on the journey of la vie publique speaker-y. A friend of mine made a resolution in 2012 to speak more, and she’s accumulated quite the scorecard now. I loved her first list that started her journey, and have meant to post […]

RedSnakePhilly photo dump and recap


RedSnakePhilly (http://redsnakephilly.org/) was a ton of fun. It was the sort of event where I thought most people weren’t really sure the plan – but that it involved Python and Ruby (I’m personally a fan of both). There were 10 speakers condensed into ~2 1/2 hours (plus sponsor presentations). The organizers kept everything on time, […]

PyStar Philadelphia #3 (hint: great success)


Some photos below from the most recent session of @PyStarPhilly.  We had a great crowd of students, graciously hosted by Devnuts in the Northern Liberties. The reviews from students are great, and we hope to see all of them at the next Philly PUG project night. Special thanks to Devnuts, the Python Software Foundation, organizers Dana […]

PANMA Holiday Party 2011 (photos)


So, I recently decided I was tired of not seeing people take photos at events. So I took some. Poorly*. But here you go. See the full gallery on Posterous       * I shove blame onto the digital camera … which didn’t work. What, 6+ year old digital camera? What’s up with that? […]