Foundations of JavaScript: Bringing Websites to Life

Patrick F. Taylor Hall, 3304 South Quad Drive, Baton Rouge, 70803

Master the fundamentals of JavaScript in our hands-on workshop, setting the foundation for your future in web development.

Nov 6, 11:30 PM – Nov 7, 1:30 AM



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About this event

Dive into the dynamic world of web development with our hands-on workshop. Perfect for beginners, this immersive session will delve deep into JavaScript, the scripting language that's the backbone of modern web interactivity.

Why Learn JavaScript?

  • Web Interactivity: JavaScript is the key to making websites dynamic and user-friendly.
  • Universal Adoption: As one of the core web technologies, knowledge of JavaScript is essential for any web developer.
  • Gateway to Frameworks: Mastering JavaScript sets the stage for learning popular frameworks and libraries like React.
  • Career Opportunities: With its widespread use, JavaScript expertise opens doors to numerous job opportunities in web development.
  • Versatility: Beyond the web, JavaScript is used in mobile apps, game development, and even server-side applications.

Through practical exercises and real-world examples, you'll explore how to add interactive features, animate page elements, and fully harness JavaScript's capabilities. This workshop is the second in our series, building towards mastering React in subsequent sessions.

By the workshop's conclusion, you'll be equipped with foundational skills, ready to breathe life into web projects and craft captivating digital experiences. Embark on this enlightening journey and solidify your position in the world of web development. Join us!

Location: Patrick F. Taylor rm1200



November 6 – 7, 2023
11:30 PM – 1:30 AM UTC


  • Madeline Yi


    GDSC Lead

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