Second Life’s Second C# Day This Saturday (2/16)

Michael de la Maza is again assuming avatar form and appearing in Second Life to run a virtual world C# Day event on Saturday, February 16th!  C# Day is a fantastic, non lecture-based way to learn C# programming with no previous programming experience required.  Details are at http://www.sldnug.net/CSharpDay.aspx. Check out the work that my colleague…

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Got Tech Posters?

Have a blank wall (and access to your company’s color printer)?  There are plenty of technology posters and charts for developers available on MSDN.  I didn’t realize just how many until I searched for “poster” on MSDN downloads. Here’s a list of the more recent ones: .NET 3.5 Namespaces PosterThe .NET Framework 3.5 Common Namespaces…

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C# Day Goes Virtual on December 8th in Second Life

Why should we keep all the fun for ourselves here in New England?  Michael de la Maza is taking his successful C# Day series to the virtual world of Second Life! I’ve blogged about Microsoft and Second Life before, but now we’ll have one of our own northeast volunteers running an event in association with…


C# Day in Waltham Tomorrow! (November 13)

A reminder that Michael de la Maza is running his well-received C# Day event at the Microsoft offices in Waltham, MA tomorrow from 8:30-4:00. There’s still room available if you’re interested (but RSVPs are required,) so head to http://learn2learn2program.com for more information and to sign up! It’s a great way to learn C# in a…

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C# Day Event in Waltham on November 13th

Michael de la Maza has run three very successful (and free!) C# Day events in Waltham since the summer.  I’m glad to say he’s ready to run another one on November 13th from 8:30 – 4:00 at the Microsoft offices in Waltham, MA. C# Day is a great way to take those first few steps…

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C# Day Returns on September 13th

Michael de la Maza is returning to Waltham, MA to run a 3rd “C# Day” event.  Previous C# Days have been great opportunities for attendees to become familiar with the C# language using an approach quite different from standard lecture-focused events. Here’s a description from the C# Day home page: “Join us for a relaxed,…


C# Day – August 3rd in Waltham

After the successful first run in C# Day community learning event in June, Michael de la Maza is offering his time to run it again in August.  Michael has made a number of changes to the day’s format and timing, so to be prepared for what to expect, please read his description below and watch the…

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Online Introductory C# Workshop

Jeromy Walsh at GameDev.net is hosting a free 9+ week online C# Language Workshop: This workshop is designed to aid people in their journey to learn beginning C#. This workshop is targeted at highly motivated individuals who are interested in learning C# or who have attempted to learn C# in the past, but found that without…


C# Day Report

This Saturday (6/23), we gathered at the Microsoft offices in Waltham for the first “C# Day” event.  Thanks to Michael de la Maza for volunteering his time and effort to run the session! There was a great turnout – so good in fact that the room filled up and unfortunately couldn’t offer table space for one…

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C# Day in Waltham on June 23rd

Interested in learning C# (for free)?  Michael de la Maza is coordinating a community hands-on C# learning event on Saturday, June 23rd right here in Waltham! What: Microsoft C# DayWhen: June 23rd, 9am – 4pm (8:30am – 9am registration)Where: Microsoft, 201 Jones Road, 6th Floor, Waltham, MAWho: People who are new to C# or new…

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