Learn. Build. Share. | Python Steering Council and core dev | Fellow @ThePSF | @projectjupyter @MITSloan @DukeU | @noteable_io evangelist. Opinions my own.

San Diego
Joined February 2013
Thank you @PyLatam for inviting me to keynote #PyConLatAm21. The organizers and community have put together a wonderful event. I loved chatting about @ixek's impact in the Q&A. 🐍🐍🎆💚Here are the slides: speakerdeck.com/willingc/pyt…
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Carol Willing retweeted
Slack is truly awful for productivity -- It's designed to both disrupt flow-state AND promote impulsive ideas instead of well-considered proposals. I don't know how so many people have been bamboozled into thinking it's a replacement for email.
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Google: our mission is to organize the world’s information Also google: our scholarly article database doesn’t have a field for “DOI”
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Anybody using MCMC to run a beta-binomial model (or similar) in production? I might have a way to speed it up... by a lot.
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The countdown is on! We hope to "see" you on 9/18 at Datajam 2021!
Our Vancouver Datajam team is grateful to our community partner Noteable @noteable_io for providing computational resources for the teams to tackle their projects! #DataScience #DiversityandInclusion #Coding
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My team is hiring! Come join us 👋🏿.
Hey Everone, I have an open spot on my team. If you want to work as a PM on the .NET team focusing on server-side and cloud then check it out: careers.microsoft.com/i/us/e…
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Carol Willing retweeted
Do you love building inclusive and healthy communities of creative folks, or know someone who does? We're hiring a Community Lead as we head to a winter alpha launch. This will be a fantastically fun job for the right person:
We're hiring a Community Lead! Do you love bringing people from many backgrounds together around new creative experiences? Come build inspiring and healthy communities of diverse players, parents and creators to make the future of immersive entertainment: hiddendoor.notion.site/Commu…
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Shout out to @PyLadiesSEA and @wgrus for organizing last night's talk on Translation and Django by @AutomationPanda. Enjoyable and lots of good information.
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Carol Willing retweeted
Did you miss last month's webinar, The Open Source Data Tooling Landscape, with @WillingCarol, VP of Learning @noteable_io? Here's your chance to catch what you missed! Check out the recap blog to access the webinar recording and learn more 👇 coiled.io/blog/the-open-sour…
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Thanks to @cziscience more open source projects essential for science have received grants. This grant program has had tremendous impact on the Python science ecosystem over the past several years. Wait, there's more...diversity and inclusion grants for open source too!
🚨#OpenSource tools are the invisible foundation of biomedicine. That’s why we’re continuing to support open source software projects essential for scientists. Learn more about our grantees czi.co/3kH2Hpr
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Great to see @pyladies @audreyfeldroy’s cookiecutter project continuing to thrive.
Replying to @simonw
I wrote up the details of how this all works on my blog: Dynamic content for GitHub repository templates using cookiecutter and GitHub Actions simonwillison.net/2021/Aug/2…
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Great work in learning around the globe with Python #pythonlearning.
Currently ongoing - Day 2 of our PyData Summer Workshop, themed "Beginner's Hope: AI Made Easy". This will help newbies with learning Python, Fundamentals of Data Science, Introduction to ML/AI
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Carol Willing retweeted
Bom dia, comunidade! Hoje é dia de que? De #PyConLatam21! Já já começa a keynote de Carol Willing (@WillingCarol) e estamos 100% prontas para esse momento de inspiração 💜 Lembrando que hoje a tarde tem @cecivieira e @pydebb na telinha para enchermos de biscoitos!
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Carol Willing retweeted
Who's at @PyLatam!? Make sure to catch @WillingCarol's keynote Saturday morning on The People's Programming Language. Date: Saturday 8/28 Time: 9am CDT About Carol: pylatam.org/en/full-schedule… #PyConLatam21 #Python #PyCon #LATAM
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Don't miss this. It's one of the things that I am very excited about for the Python language development.
Happening now! Listen in to hear from the inaugural Python Developer-in-Residence!
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Many of us work remotely these days. @vsoch’s article on best practices for humans is excellent. Do take a moment to read it.
ICYMI: Happening now on the @CoiledHQ webinar, @WillingCarol shared this great article by @vsoch on best practices for remote #SoftwareEngineering: cacm.acm.org/magazines/2021/…
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TIL That VSCode has a Python coding pack to make things a bit easier to get up and running.
Replying to @savostrowski
Makes getting started with Python just a smidge easier. Check it out code.visualstudio.com/docs/p…!
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