Friday Hacks #65, March 7
Posted on by michael
This friday, we’ll be having a Project Intern themed Friday Hacks!
We’ll have two speakers this week!
We’ll have a talk by Rahij on the work he did while at Groupon, followed by a presentation by Michael on the lessons learnt during his internships at Google and Quora.
See you there!
Date/Time: Friday, March 7th at 6:30pm Venue: SR2, Education Resource Centre, University Town Map: //goo.gl/maps/2Zy3M Free pizza is served before the talks.
Talk 1: Designing and building out software architecture that scales.Talk Description:
Speaker Profile Rahij is a third year undergraduate, majoring in Computer Science at NUS. He has previously interned at Groupon and will be interning at Facebook in Summer ‘14 and Scribd in Fall ‘14.
Talk 2: What actually happens during Internships.No, its nothing like the movie.
Talk Description: Every wondered what an Internship at a tech company is like? Contemplating an internship this summer? I’ll be sharing experiences from my two internships, what I worked on and what I learnt.
(I also have some Quora swag to give away :p).
Speaker Profile Michael is a third year Computer Science undergrad at NUS. He previously interned at Google on the Google Docs team. He also took last semester off to do a software engineering internship at Quora. He’ll be going back to Google this summer.