ObjectSharp has put together a series of events called .NET AppFest Revolution where you can learn from experts how to design, deploy, and support your apps on the latest Microsoft platforms. Registration is free for students and includes lunch. You will have to show student id when you arrive. There are limited seats available so if you are interested register today!
ObjectSharp has also suggested some great resources you can download to help you get started before the event for Windows 8, Windows Phone, and Azure.
Windows 8 SDK download
Windows 8 Toolkits (Optional)
Windows Phone SDK download
Windows Phone Toolkits (Optional)
- Azure Toolkit for Windows Phone download
- Silverlight Toolkit for Windows Phone download
- Coding4Fun Toolkit for Windows Phone download
- Phoney Tools for Windows Phone download
- Metro Studio download
Azure SDK download