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Git & GitHub: An Introduction to Version Control

Git & GitHub: An Introduction to Version Control In-Person

This is an in-person class.

You will learn: 

- Benefits & basics of a Version Control System 

- Differences between git and GitHub 

- About remote repositories and why they are useful 

- How to use git in the terminal to initialize, add, and commit files to a repository 

- Publish a repository to GitHub.com 

- Overview of GitHub.com & GitHub desktop 

- What git clone is and how to clone a remote repository in the terminal & desktop application 

Prerequisites: 

A laptop.

A github.com account(Sign up here: https://github.com/signup) is required for the hands-on portions of the class. 

GitHub Desktop( Download here: https://desktop.github.com/) is also required and should be installed prior to the class (I will not have time to help install GitHub desktop on your computer at the beginning of the class). 

Basic terminal knowledge would be helpful but not required. 

Date:
Thursday, June 20, 2024
Time:
10:00am - 12:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
SHM L 111, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, 333 Cedar Street
Campus:
Medical School
Categories:
  Bioinformatics     Open Access     Programming  

Registration is required. There is 1 seat available.

Event Organizer

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Justin DeMayo
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Vermetha Polite