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Software Carpentry

Register Online Now! March 14 - 15, 2018 Workshop

Software Carpentry is a nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching students and professionals the basics of programming so they can excel in the workplace. They operate workshops at universities worldwide. 

Software Carpentry is run by volunteer instructors who have educated more than 34,000 researchers since 2012 through the organization's workshops. Many past lessons are available to watch online and re-use thanks to the Creative Commons - Attribution License. Volunteers collaborate on GitHub to create upcoming lessons, which you can view here

UNT Libraries offers hands-on workshops open to students, faculty, and staff who want to improve their programming skills. Participation in our workshops is free.

Certified Software Carpentry Instructor

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Lauren Ko is the supervisor for the Libraries' Software Development Unit and a certified Software Carpentry instructor. Lauren leads the archiving of UNT websites and works with federal agencies to harvest and store web content. She has a master's degree in information science and a bachelor's degree in computer science, both of which she earned at UNT. 

UNT Libraries Software Carpentry Workshops

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