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The Gelman, Eckles, and VSTC Library buildings are closed, but remote library services and resources and virtual tutoring services remain available. Assistance is available.

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Introduction to JavaScript

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JavaScript is the programming language of the web. In this workshop you will learn how to take a static website built in HTML and CSS and add dynamic interactions. Along the way, you will learn the basics of the JavaScript language such as variables, data types, loops, and functions. A basic understanding of HTML and CSS is recommended.

Please bring a laptop.

All sessions will be first-come, first served and are free to GW students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Attendance requires no reservation.

This workshop is part of the Programming and Coding series for those interested in enhancing their skills in web or software development, coding and scripting, and automating processes to retrieving or cleaning data. Other workshops this Spring 2020 are A Walk on the R Side: R for Data AnalysisBuild a Basic Web Page with HTML & CSSData Carpentry with R, Spreadsheets, and OpenRefineGetting Data from APIs Using PythonIntroduction to Python for Data Analysis, Python CampRStudio + Git for Collaboration and ReproducibilitySoftware Carpentry with Python, and Spring Break Python Camp. If you need personalized assistance with a programming or coding project, consider booking a programming or software development consultation with a member of the Scholarly Technology Group. More information is available through Academic Commons.

GW has an institutional commitment to ensuring that all of our programs and events are accessible for all individuals. If you require any accommodations to participate in this event, please contact libraryevents@gwu.edu at least 72 business hours (3 business days) prior to the event.

Event Date and Time: 
Friday, February 14, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Event Location: 
Gelman Library, Room 219
Event Type: 
GWorld Cardholders
Event Format: 
Workshop
RSVP Required: 
No RSVP required for this event
Event Series: 
Programming and Coding

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