This semester’s Oasis Series, entitled "Up and Running", is your gateway to the skills indispensable to creating powerful, interactive, web and mobile applications with your team. As one of the foremost media for developing applications today they allow you to easily make large-scale applications using popular languages.
Below we outline the course lineup for this semester. You are welcome to attend any or all that pique your interest.
February 1, 2021
This workshop is your opportunity to devise the project idea of your dreams! If you've been struggling to conceive of an idea, in the process of refining your latest opportunity, or just want to meet other like-minded individuals looking for inspiration for a great project, this is the workshop for you. We will be discussing brainstorming strategies and working together to pick out great
February 8, 2021
This workshop is your introduction to the world of design—what it is, why we do it, and how it's typically done. And then we'll go ahead and try it out! We will discuss what mockups are and the various levels of fidelity in which they can be made. We'll also discuss how and why to solicit your peers for design feedback and then dive right in to making our first website mockup using Figma, a free web-based design tool
February 15, 2021
February 22, 2021
March 1, 2021
In this workshop we will dive back into frontend developing, covering important topics such as making and handling backend requests, lifecycle hooks, and other strategies to make our code more robust.
March 15, 2021
We will be discussing how to develop mobile apps using Flutter!
March 22, 2021
We will be making our basic app using Flutter, including making pages and querying data!
Each workshop has a small homework element (outlined above) to be completed beforehand, which will typically include brief readings and/or software to download. Don’t worry, you won’t be graded! But we do recommend you try your best to complete these to learn and understand as much as possible from each session
Registration for the full-stack series is open on a rolling basis for Oasis participants and non-participants alike. The forms to pre-register for each session (so you can access the meeting link) can be found each heading or in our sent throughout the semester
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