Are you interested in a degree or career in the wide-ranging eld of Computers? Learn more about course and degree options at RVC and transfer options. Students will have the opportunity to speak with RVC Academic Advisors and CIS Faculty, as well as, Faculty and Admissions Representatives from Rockford University and NIU. Students will also hear about careers in the IT eld from an RVC alumnus.
Media Contact: RVC Public Relations, 815-921-4510
Event Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Rock Valley College CIS (Computers & Information Systems) is partnering up with Barnes & Noble CherryVale Mall for a "Collaborate & Code" to celebrate arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) mindset.
Join the fun on Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Barnes & Noble in CherryVale Mall, 7200 Harrison Ave, Rockford, IL 61112.
If you’re a tech enthusiast, crafter, educator, tinkerer, hobbyist, engineer, science club member, author, artist, student, entrepreneur, or maker of any kind—join the Barnes & Noble "Collaborate & Code"! Learn from each other, hear from the experts, and work on projects.
Chuck Konkol, Rock Valley College CIS (Computers & Information Systems) Faculty, will lead sessions in coding with robots, the minute of code, and telepresence with "DESTIR the Robot"! Featuring: LittleBits, Lego, Magformers, Ozobots, DESTIR, KUBI, and more!
Event is free and open to the public.
For more information on "Collaborate & Code" 2017 please contact Chuck Konkol at (815) 921-3164 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out RVCHourofCode for more fun, interactive coding workshops!
HackNights are a time set aside for anyone generally interested in technology to gather and hack. Everyone is free to work on projects or homework, mingle with fellow students, and even just hang out. Beginners and experts alike are welcome to join in—there will be experienced students in the room specifically to help beginners learn more about coding and provide pointers on all type of technology driven projects.
Some meetings have a 10 minute demo of a project that members are working on.
We meet every 4th Wednesday evening (while classes are in session) from 6:00 to around 7:00pm in WTC 2260. FREE PIZZA PROVIDED!Feel free to come for as long or as short as you want.
Seating is limited, so RSVP NOW @ meetup.com/HackNights/
Questions? email Professor Konkol email@example.com
RVC President Doug Jensen will join us on Tuesday, February 14th for #TechScopeTuesday!
For details on what TechScope Tuesday's are all about AND how to interact with the guests, click here
The "Hour of Code" will be offered at our downtown location for the Spring 2017 semester! The FREE workshops will take place the 1st Wednesday of the month starting Wednesday, February 1st through Wednesday, May 3rd.
The downtown location is located in the RRSTAR building at 99 East State Street.
RSVP for all 4 events! Seating is limited!
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On Saturday December 3, 2016, the #RVCHourOfCode will take place FOUR TIMES! 9am, 10am, 11am, Noon
Each hour of code will be different!
RSVP Today for ALL FOUR WORKSHOPS
The CIS Division of Rock Valley College promotes the “Hour of Code” all year long.
The "Hour of Code" is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. One-hour tutorials are available in over 40 languages. No experience needed. Ages 4 to 104.