Summer Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp

Our Summer Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp is a slightly condensed version of our full Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp, hosted at SUNY Ulster (Stone Ridge & Kingston Campuses) and consisting of four technical courses only out of six. Each course can be taken separately based on your previous experience. Taken altogether these courses will provide a solid foundation in website development and the holistic business perspective one needs to implement a truly effective online business strategy, for your own business or for clients. 

Bootcamp Overview

Website Development - Part I

Students are provided with a hands-on introduction to the universal architecture of the web. This course covers website construction with HTML5 and CSS, design and usability concepts, website hosting and administration. Students will learn how to build a simple, professional-class website.

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

Starting Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location:
SUNY Ulster
Cottekill Road
Stone Ridge, NY 12484
This course is part of a bootcamp: Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp
All class dates:
Sep 23, Sep 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, Oct 21

Website Development - Part II

In this course, students will extend their knowledge of HTML5 & CSS in building multipage websites.Students will explore CSS strategies for managing multi-column layout, responsive design principles, CSS drop-down menus, tables, forms, multimedia. 

Prerequisite 

Website Development - Part I or equivalent knowledge (instructor-approved).

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

Starting Monday, October 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location:
SUNY Ulster
Cottekill Road
Stone Ridge, NY 12484
This course is part of a bootcamp: Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp
All class dates:
Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 11, Nov 18, Nov 25

Website Development - Part III

Building Blocks of Dynamic Websites

Students will discover the power of dynamic website coding with an introductory examination of PHP and MySQL. In this course, students will implement basic dynamic functions with PHP, and will hand-code a simple PHP-MySQL application to produce a dynamically-generated blog page. Students will examine similarities between their application and open source Content Management Systems like WordPress, and use what they learned to migrate an existing WordPress website.

Prerequisite 

Learn to Build a Website – Part II or equivalent knowledge (instructor-approved)

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

This course is not currently scheduled. Please sign up if you want to get this course soon.

Intro to JavaScript / jQuery

This course is designed for JavaScript novices who have little or no experience with the language. Students will learn the structure of JavaScript - variables, scope, control flow, functions. Students will create code that interacts with DOM and adds interactive behavior to a website. The course will discuss best practices and introduce jQuery – a widely used JavaScript library.

Prerequisite 

Knowledge of HTML and CSS or Website Development - Part I. In order to work with jQuery, you should be aware of the basics of JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

This course is not currently scheduled. Please sign up if you want to get this course soon.

Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp

OpenHub's Fast Track Web Dev Bootcamp is the only Hudson Valley Webdev boot camp providing real world skills essential and rounded experience in the modern website development.

It is hosted bySUNY Ulster (Kingston Campus) and consists of 6 courses.

Each course can be taken separately based on your previous experience. Taken altogether these courses will provide a solid foundation in website development and the holistic business perspective one needs to implement a truly effective online business strategy, for your own business or for clients. 

Bootcamp Overview

Website Planning: Objectives, Information Architecture, UX

Business Objectives, User Experience and Information Architecture. 

This course will teach how to define and distinquish Business Objectives and Website Goals, User Case and User Story, Wireframes and Information Architecture. In this course, students will learn how to define and plan their website for the optimal conversion to the business goals. This course covers: Conversions and Call to Actions, Content structure, website building blocks and Information Architecture, User centric web development, User Case, User Story, User Journey. Why and when you need to set up your Online marketing strategy, what is the difference between mockups and wireframes, and where to start with your process > how to improve it.

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

Starting Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location:
Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster
94 Mary's Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
This course is part of a bootcamp: Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp
All class dates:
Oct 3, Oct 10, Oct 17, Oct 24

Website Development - Part I

Students are provided with a hands-on introduction to the universal architecture of the web. This course covers website construction with HTML5 and CSS, design and usability concepts, website hosting and administration. Students will learn how to build a simple, professional-class website.

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

Starting Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location:
SUNY Ulster
Cottekill Road
Stone Ridge, NY 12484
This course is part of a bootcamp: Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp
All class dates:
Sep 23, Sep 30, Oct 7, Oct 14, Oct 21

Website Development - Part II

In this course, students will extend their knowledge of HTML5 & CSS in building multipage websites.Students will explore CSS strategies for managing multi-column layout, responsive design principles, CSS drop-down menus, tables, forms, multimedia. 

Prerequisite 

Website Development - Part I or equivalent knowledge (instructor-approved).

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

Starting Monday, October 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
Location:
SUNY Ulster
Cottekill Road
Stone Ridge, NY 12484
This course is part of a bootcamp: Fast Track Web Development Bootcamp
All class dates:
Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 11, Nov 18, Nov 25

Website Development - Part III

Building Blocks of Dynamic Websites

Students will discover the power of dynamic website coding with an introductory examination of PHP and MySQL. In this course, students will implement basic dynamic functions with PHP, and will hand-code a simple PHP-MySQL application to produce a dynamically-generated blog page. Students will examine similarities between their application and open source Content Management Systems like WordPress, and use what they learned to migrate an existing WordPress website.

Prerequisite 

Learn to Build a Website – Part II or equivalent knowledge (instructor-approved)

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

This course is not currently scheduled. Please sign up if you want to get this course soon.

Intro to JavaScript / jQuery

This course is designed for JavaScript novices who have little or no experience with the language. Students will learn the structure of JavaScript - variables, scope, control flow, functions. Students will create code that interacts with DOM and adds interactive behavior to a website. The course will discuss best practices and introduce jQuery – a widely used JavaScript library.

Prerequisite 

Knowledge of HTML and CSS or Website Development - Part I. In order to work with jQuery, you should be aware of the basics of JavaScript, HTML and CSS.

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

This course is not currently scheduled. Please sign up if you want to get this course soon.

Website Optimization with Google for Maximum Success

This course examines the interplay between clear business messaging and search engine optimization. Principles covered include: Niche Service, Location, Speed, Proper Website Structure, Blogs, Target Keywords, Tags, Metadata, Google Analytics basics, Google Search Console basics, AdWords basics, Tips and Tricks.

Mentor(s) 

Course Schedule:

This course is not currently scheduled. Please sign up if you want to get this course soon.

Hudson Valley Technology Festival & Hackathon, Newburgh NY

Join us for the inaugural Hudson Valley Tech Festival & Hackathon in Newburgh, NY.

This Oct 11 & 12, enjoy OpenHub Project's premier Tech Festival (DevFest) bringing NY metropolitan area developers together to explore technology topics in a Tech Conference forum and solve Hudson Valley community challenges in a Hackathon forum using Civic Tech, EdTech and Open Data.

Course Schedule:

This course is not currently scheduled. Please sign up if you want to get this course soon.

Hudson Valley’s First Tech Festival and Hackathon to Span Two Campuses this October

This October 11 and 12, my associates and I are holding the first-ever Hudson Valley Tech Festival and Hackathon. Below you can see the press release to describe the events to be held at these two local venues:

  • October 11 is the Festival, to be held at SUNY Orange in Newburgh, NY. 
  • October 12 is the Hackathon, to be
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Newburgh Girls Coding Club in Newburgh - Info Session

Newburgh Girls Coding Club (NGCC) is youth leadership development after school program focused on educating young women on coding and the career opportunities that come with STEM learning, based on the Girls Who Code curriculum. 

NGCC meets Wednesdays throughout the fall (September 25, 2019 until December 18, 2019) from 4-6 pm at the Newburgh Free Library's main branch, located at 124 Grand Street, in the city of Newburgh. 

Newburgh Girls Coding Club in Newburgh - Info Session

Newburgh Girls Coding Club (NGCC) is youth leadership development after school program focused on educating young women on coding and the career opportunities that come with STEM learning, based on the Girls Who Code curriculum. 

NGCC meets Wednesdays throughout the fall (September 25, 2019 until December 18, 2019) from 4-6 pm at the Newburgh Free Library's main branch, located at 124 Grand Street, in the city of Newburgh. 

Coding Club: August

Every month we mix and mingle, discuss an advanced topic and work on some projects in collaboration setup. There is  usually no mentor,, but it is a group of experts sharing their experience, providing use-cases and more. If you'd like to share your experience and guide some activities, please let us know! 

Coding Club: July

Every month we mix and mingle, discuss an advanced topic and work on some projects in collaboration setup. There is  usually no mentor,, but it is a group of experts sharing their experience, providing use-cases and more. If you'd like to share your experience and guide some activities, please let us know! 

This month we will have .... Welcome to suggest what do you want to hear, share, learn together as a Club

Please RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/web-development-coding-computing/