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Fullstack Academy – Week 2

June 15th to 19th. There are 57 days in Fullstack. These are the second 5. 👬

June 15th to 19th.

There are 58 57 days in Fullstack. These are the second 5.

Day One – Monday

  • I have the whole apartment to myself for this week so it’s going to a very, very chill environment. JOY.

Day Two – Tuesday

  • I’ve decided I’m just not a big fan of Codewars.
  • I just prefer Code School‘s cleaner design & fun videos. Oh, well!

Day Three – Wednesday

  • Pair programming worked out great today. I’m building web apps already! 😁

Day Four – Thursday

  • I enjoyed socializing more today.
  • I have slightly more respect for Code School after dealing with Treehouse today.
  • Team lunch today. We played UNO and Kevin won. I’ve decided UNO is boring.
  • Finally finished a presentation about cool web dev tips & tricks. That took me basically all day.

Day Five – Friday

  • People liked the presentation! Yesssss…. 😄
  • Hot Seat today. I’m really enjoying hearing these stories. If only there was some sort of fireplace…
  • Finally gave in and installed zsh today using some dude’s dot files (he’s a big Spacegray theme fan too). Now everything looks and feels SPACEGRAY. Heyyyy.
  • Bought this Sublime Text Power User book by the Bos for $25. I used the coupon code CHRISTMAS which still worked and took $11 off. LOL.
  • It sucks that Flavours is no longer going to exist once El Capitan comes out. I want to be able to customize EVERYTHING.

➡ Overall Conclusion?

I’M TIRED.

Hence the sketchy octocats in the banner/featured image. 😈

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.