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Linux 101

Hey y’all! We are going to be doing the Linux 101 meeting that you asked us to do this week! We are pleased to have Zach Johnson from Adobe coming and presenting on topics such as what is a distro, how to use the terminal, and sweet programming tools to use in Linux. Pizza will be provided, so mark your calendars and get excited!

1170 TMCB 7PM Thursday October 19th

https://www.facebook.com/events/360805954377003/

Opening Social

We’re going to go over why Linux and Open Source matters, going over some of our plans for the semester, and taking questions. We’re looking to get input on what kind of presentations people would like for the rest of the semester so come with opinions. Pizza will be provided.

1170 TMCB Thursday Sept 14th 7:00 PM

https://www.facebook.com/events/175300519683984/

Installfest

Our once a semester installfest will be Thursday Sept 7th from 10am to 5pm in the TMCB Lobby. Come get help installing Linux. Whether it’s a virtual machine, dual boot, or something else, we can help you get it installed.

https://www.facebook.com/events/260467517797836/

June PLUG meeting

For those of you around during summer, plug is having a meeting about git Tuesday June 20th at 7:00 in the UVU Business Resource Center. There will be pizza. https://www.meetup.com/UtahOpenSource/events/240240729/

BYU Domains

Come learn the basics of setting up and hosting your own BYU domain and remote access (SFTP and SSH) from Roger Brown! To prepare for the presentation, we recommend you sign up via Get Started at https://domains.byu.edu/

Also, TEKsystems will be there, so if you’re looking for an internship or job after the semester, bring a resume!

111 TMCB
7:00 Thursday April 6 2017
https://www.facebook.com/events/395697407481006/

Computers for Refugees

We are getting Linux installed on computers so they can be given to the Syrian refugees. We have a car pool that will be gathering by the panda in the tmcb at 9:30, or you can just meet us there at the brc. If you come late, you may have to get a hold of someone to come open the door. We will have general conference on the projector while we work.

Saturday April 1st at 9:30 AM – 1 PM

UVU Business Resource Center 815 West 1250 South, Orem

https://www.facebook.com/events/665879220251912/

IRC Meeting

IRC is the medium of choice when it comes to talking to the developers of open source projects (as well as many other communities). We will also talk about some cool tools to work with IRC, such as znc, irccloud, and all of the tricks of how to get them to work together.
Come learn how to get connected with the open source community!

https://www.facebook.com/events/270087353414680/

There will be pizza!
111 TMCB 7:00 Thursday March 23rd

Python Workshop

Come get a primer on Python! We will be going through all the basic tools and modules that every python programmer should know!
Thursday March 9th 7:00 in 111 TMCB

Desktops for Refugees

If you want more practice with Linux, then meet with us at the UVU BRC next Saturday to install Linux on desktops for refugees. This is part of a larger project called “theGlobalGood.io” which appeared in the news recently http://kutv.com/news/local/refugees-prepare-for-future-with-degrees-in-computer-coding

815 W 1250 S, Orem, UT 84058-5986, United States
12:00 – 3:00 Saturday Jan 21

https://www.facebook.com/events/1833208980292587/