Creating an effective Github profile

McMaster University
Wed, Oct 7, 2020, 6:30 PM (EDT)

About this event

Having a GitHub Profile is a great way to showcase your skills as a Developer. Many Internship/Co-op roles ask for your GitHub profile to gauge your experience by going through your projects. This workshop will guide you on how to build an attractive GitHub profile with all of the necessities.

We will go through:

  • The basics of setting up a GitHub profile and why it’s important
  • How to showcase your work through open source and personal projects
  • Set up a beautiful GitHub profile README
  • Set up a basic GitHub portfolio page

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Event Details

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Speakers

  • Miranda Harrison

    Miranda Harrison

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Shardool Patel

    Shardool Patel

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Jessica Lim

    Jessica Lim

    McMaster University

    Jr. Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Facilitators

  • Shardool Patel

    Shardool Patel

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U

  • Miranda Harrison

    Miranda Harrison

    McMaster University

    Co-Lead, Workshops & Talks, DSC McMaster U


  • Organizers

  • Stefan Ramdhan

    Stefan Ramdhan

    McMaster University

    GDSC Lead

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  • Kailin Chu

    Kailin Chu

    Vice President

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  • Jeryn Anthonypillai

    Jeryn Anthonypillai

    Vice President

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  • Luke Schuurman

    Luke Schuurman

    Vice President

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  • Harrison Ossias

    Harrison Ossias

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Willie Pai

    Willie Pai

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Leonardo Spallino

    Leonardo Spallino

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Ishita Wadhwa

    Ishita Wadhwa

    Community & Code Co-Lead

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  • Omar Alam

    Omar Alam

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Sheshank Suresh

    Sheshank Suresh

    GDSC McMasterU

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Bilal Shaikh

    Bilal Shaikh

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Gordon Zhang

    Gordon Zhang

    Workshops & Talks Co-Lead

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  • Jerica Dias

    Jerica Dias

    Marketing & Branding Co-Lead

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  • Avani Sharma

    Avani Sharma

    McMaster University

    Marketing & Branding Co-Lead

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  • Utsharga Rozario

    Utsharga Rozario

    Marketing & Branding Co-Lead

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  • Htet Yee Mon Win

    Htet Yee Mon Win

    Marketing & Branding Co-Lead

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  • Emina Burnazovic

    Emina Burnazovic

    Outreach Co-Lead

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  • Punya Cheema

    Punya Cheema

    Outreach Co-Lead

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  • Daniel Genkin

    Daniel Genkin

    External Relations Co-Lead

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  • Hamrish Saravanakumar

    Hamrish Saravanakumar

    External Relations Co-Lead

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  • Thilash Yohathasan

    Thilash Yohathasan

    External Relations Co-Lead

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  • Mohammad Aldawaghreh

    Mohammad Aldawaghreh

    External Relations Co-Lead

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  • Kyle Thatcher

    Kyle Thatcher

    Web Dev Co-Lead

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  • Dhrumil Pandya

    Dhrumil Pandya

    Web Dev Co-Lead

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