Category Archives: Extracurricular

It’s (almost) all over but the after party

We’re kicking off the last day of Open Source Bridge—the unconference day. And while we’re sad to see this entirely volunteer run event coming to a close, we’re looking forward to celebrating what we’ve accomplished with all of the attendees, speakers, volunteers—and the Portland tech community. So let’s do that, shall we? The official after […]

Speaker Focus: Sherri Montgomery and Get off your asana and move!

From 6:15-7pm on Wednesday afternoon. We got connected to her through Christie Koehler, who is managing volunteers on-site during the conference AND giving a talk on Tools for Freelancers. Preparing for Open Source Bridge As the date for Open Source Bridge gets closer I’m feeling some butterflies about offering a session on yoga at a […]

Stay an extra day for the Portland Summer Coders Social

_The Portland Coders Socials are a regular events that—much in the spirit of Open Source Bridge—work to gather a variety of coders and those who appreciate them together to hang out, chat, and maybe even get outside. Now, it’s time for the Summer Coders Social, sponsored by Stephouse. Summer Coders Social is the outdoor, sunny, […]

Getting to Portland early? Hit Dorkbot PDX to geek out with electricity

Here in Portland, we love all kinds of geekery. And one of our favorite hardware-based geeking events is Dorkbot PDX: We are a community of creative types who enjoy experimenting, finding art in technology and pushing the limits of whatever is in front of us. We meet on an regular, informal basis every other week, […]