Creating an effective Github profile

McMaster University
Wed, Oct 7, 2020, 6:30 PM (EDT)

About this event

Having a GitHub Profile is a great way to showcase your skills as a Developer. Many Internship/Co-op roles ask for your GitHub profile to gauge your experience by going through your projects. This workshop will guide you on how to build an attractive GitHub profile with all of the necessities.

We will go through:

  • The basics of setting up a GitHub profile and why it’s important
  • How to showcase your work through open source and personal projects
  • Set up a beautiful GitHub profile README
  • Set up a basic GitHub portfolio page

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Event Details

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Speakers

  • Miranda Harrison

    Miranda Harrison

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Shardool Patel

    Shardool Patel

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Jessica Lim

    Jessica Lim

    McMaster University

    Jr. Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Facilitators

  • Shardool Patel

    Shardool Patel

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Miranda Harrison

    Miranda Harrison

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U


  • Organizers

  • Areeba Aziz

    Areeba Aziz

    McMaster University

    DSC Lead

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  • Stefan Ramdhan

    Stefan Ramdhan

    McMaster University

    Vice President

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  • Luke Schuurman

    Luke Schuurman

    Admin Co-Lead

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  • YEVHEN ATROSHKO

    YEVHEN ATROSHKO

    McMaster

    Admin Co-Lead

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  • AREEB KHAWAJA

    AREEB KHAWAJA

    Co-Lead, Community & Code Team

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  • Harrison Ossias

    Harrison Ossias

    Co-Lead, Community & Code Team

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  • Karthik Thovinakere

    Karthik Thovinakere

    Co-Lead, Community & Code Team

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  • HELEN SHELTON

    HELEN SHELTON

    Co-Lead, External Relations Team

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  • Salman Khalid

    Salman Khalid

    Co-Lead, External Relations Team

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  • Hamrish Saravanakumar

    Hamrish Saravanakumar

    Co-Lead, External Relations Team

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  • Mohammad Aldawaghreh

    Mohammad Aldawaghreh

    Co-Lead, External Relations Team

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  • Maanav Dalal

    Maanav Dalal

    Co-Lead, Marketing & Branding Team

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  • Pranay Kotian

    Pranay Kotian

    Co-Lead, Marketing & Branding Team

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  • Daniel Genkin

    Daniel Genkin

    Co-Lead, Marketing & Branding Team

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  • Yachen Wu

    Yachen Wu

    Web Developer Lead

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  • Miranda Harrison

    Miranda Harrison

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks Team

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  • Shardool Patel

    Shardool Patel

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks Team

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  • Jessica Lim

    Jessica Lim

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks Team

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  • Sheshank Suresh

    Sheshank Suresh

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks Team

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  • Jay Mody

    Jay Mody

    AI Curriculum Lead

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  • Aniruddh Arora

    Aniruddh Arora

    First Year Representative

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  • Kailin Chu

    Kailin Chu

    First Year Representative

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  • Tasneem Bint Abdul Majid

    Tasneem Bint Abdul Majid

    First Year Representative

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  • Punya Cheema

    Punya Cheema

    Co-Lead, Community & Code Team

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  • Jason Tran

    Jason Tran

    McMaster University, Engineering I

    Co-Lead, Marketing & Branding Team

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  • Kyle Thatcher

    Kyle Thatcher

    Web Developer Lead

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  • Willie Pai

    Willie Pai

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Community & Code Team

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