On Sunday, Apoorva Balevalachilu, John Foley, Tian Guo, Cibele Freire, Shamya Karumbaiah, Anupama Pasumarthy, Emma Strubell, Emma Tosch gathered to put together the cirriculum for the semester. Ari Kobren and Pat Verga were unable to attend, but will be participating as well. Topics for this semester include git, LatTeX, basic and intermediate bash skills, Unix, and possibly some advanced/fun topics like graphing (matplotlib, R, d3), using the Twitter API, and others.
On Monday, the team headed to Mt. Holyoke's Willits-Hallowell Center for active learning training with Rachel Rybaczuk, and a retreat on the college's beautiful campus:
The first workshop will be on git on Tuesday, September 27th in 150/151 from 4--6pm (same as Bootcamp) and will be lead by Shamya.