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Vicki (she/they)

Vicki was once a manager of aircraft maintenance and is now charming Python. She coded #VetsWhoCode bot & Code Questions bot. When Vicki isn't petting her cat, they're throwing a ball for their dogs.

Location Winston-Salem, North Carolina Joined Joined on  Personal website https://OpenGates.dev github website twitter website

Education

Self Taught Python, BBA in Small Business Mgmt, AS in Production Mgmt, Working on MS in Software Dev

Work

Junior Coding Instructor

If This... Then That

If This... Then That

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Your First Line of Code

Your First Line of Code

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How do I code?

How do I code?

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Words, Numbers, & Variables, Oh My

Words, Numbers, & Variables, Oh My

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Why should I code?

Why should I code?

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Where do I code?

Where do I code?

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When should I use code?

When should I use code?

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What is Programming?

What is Programming?

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What's in a Software Dev degree anyway? Course 1 - Information Structures

What's in a Software Dev degree anyway? Course 1 - Information Structures

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What's in a Software Dev degree anyway?

What's in a Software Dev degree anyway?

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Ruby Self & Attr, as a Python Dev

Ruby Self & Attr, as a Python Dev

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TIL how to get my 7-year-old MacBook to Run External Monitors

TIL how to get my 7-year-old MacBook to Run External Monitors

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Ruby Variables & Objects, as a Python Dev

Ruby Variables & Objects, as a Python Dev

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*, ?, and yield in Ruby, as a Python Dev

*, ?, and yield in Ruby, as a Python Dev

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Ruby Basics: Strings, Arrays, & Hashes, oh my! (and cute things)

Ruby Basics: Strings, Arrays, & Hashes, oh my! (and cute things)

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More Ruby from a Python Dev

More Ruby from a Python Dev

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Picking up Ruby, as a Python Dev & a mini fish app

Picking up Ruby, as a Python Dev & a mini fish app

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Picking up Ruby, as a Python Dev & interview questions

Picking up Ruby, as a Python Dev & interview questions

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Picking up Ruby Fast, as a Python Dev pt II

Picking up Ruby Fast, as a Python Dev pt II

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No Conferences != No stickers

No Conferences != No stickers

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Social Distancing Code Shirts

Social Distancing Code Shirts

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Focus when you’re not focused?

Focus when you’re not focused?

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When will my cover image change?

When will my cover image change?

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Charming the Python: Classes & Methods pt 1

Charming the Python: Classes & Methods pt 1

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What can a backend dev do to improve Accessibility?

What can a backend dev do to improve Accessibility?

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Thanks to Other Women, Vicki Coded

Thanks to Other Women, Vicki Coded

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Meetup = Cars || Meetup != Cars ???

Meetup = Cars || Meetup != Cars ???

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Charming the Python: File Handling

Charming the Python: File Handling

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Programming Metaphors

Programming Metaphors

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Cooking & Programming

Cooking & Programming

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Open Up to Open Source Contributing

Open Up to Open Source Contributing

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Code Questions Bot

Code Questions Bot

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Trivia and Facts

Trivia and Facts

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print or extend Python output to an HTML file

print or extend Python output to an HTML file

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Showing my Awesomeness

Showing my Awesomeness

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Charming the Python: RegEx

Charming the Python: RegEx

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Building the #VetsWhoCode Retweet Bot

Building the #VetsWhoCode Retweet Bot

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Charming the Python: Exception Handling

Charming the Python: Exception Handling

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Charming the Python: datetime

Charming the Python: datetime

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Charming the Python: Error Types

Charming the Python: Error Types

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Charm the Python: Lambdas

Charm the Python: Lambdas

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Charming the Python: List Comprehension

Charming the Python: List Comprehension

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Charming the Python: Modules

Charming the Python: Modules

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Charming the Python: Functions

Charming the Python: Functions

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Charming the Python: Loops

Charming the Python: Loops

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Charming the Python: Conditionals

Charming the Python: Conditionals

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Charming the Python: Data Structures

Charming the Python: Data Structures

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What Could Pawsibly go Wrong

What Could Pawsibly go Wrong

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Charming the Python: Dictionaries

Charming the Python: Dictionaries

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Charming the Python: Sets

Charming the Python: Sets

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Charming the Python: Tuples

Charming the Python: Tuples

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Break your Search Loop

Break your Search Loop

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Charming the Python: Lists

Charming the Python: Lists

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Charming the Python: Strings

Charming the Python: Strings

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Charming the Python: Boolean & Operators

Charming the Python: Boolean & Operators

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Charming the Python: Builtins and Variables

Charming the Python: Builtins and Variables

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Charming the Python: the basic basics

Charming the Python: the basic basics

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Veterans who code

Veterans who code

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Are you going to Pycon US?

Are you going to Pycon US?

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Operation: Franchising as a Veteran

Operation: Franchising as a Veteran

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