A gathering place for those interested in Drupal and live in Victoria BC, Canada.
This month we have 2 meet ups happening in Drupal!
RSVP today and see you next week!
Jan 10th 3:30pm
Workshop: Nonprofit websites with Drupal
Location: James Bay Community Centre - 140 Oswego Street
Building Sites with Drupal Distributions!
Come learn about the following distributions:
* Open Public
* Open Publish
* COD (conference organizing distribution)
* Drupal Commons
* Drupal Gardens
* Open Atrium
* Open Outreach
Sometimes distributions save site builders from having to make many difficult decisions by implementing proven best practices out-of-the-box in easy-to-install packages.Read more
A 3 month Drupal Open Source Web Development and e-Commerce Diploma Program is being offered at www.QCollege.ca
www.QCollege.ca - (formerly The Victoria School of Business and Technology - VSBT) is
offering a 3 month Fast Track job-ready Diploma program in Drupal!
With so many jobs on the market we are looking to help train up Drupal Developers to support the industry.
Our Full Time, 12 Week Drupal Open Source Web Development & e-Commerce Diploma Program Starts January 09, 2012 - March 23rdRead more
Love Drupal? Want to get paid to love Drupal? Q College is looking for a special someone to teach Drupal part-time at their Victoria campus!
Us: A post-secondary school in Victoria, BC specializing in web design and development. Our instructors are a passionate, creative bunch who are some of the best in their fields.
You: Live, eat and breathe Drupal. Dreaming in Drupal a bonus. You have a fun, hands-on teaching style and a personality that rocks. You must also have a related degree, diploma or certificate, plus 2 years of occupational experience.Read more
We need a talented web designer to join the crew. Your job will include updating our existing clients' websites. Being an integral part of the creative process in creating new websites and being our go to person for online activities. If you have solved all the Internet's problems for the day, we always have a variety of print jobs on the go, so a background in print design is welcomed.
We don't know a lot about web design, but we're hoping that you have experience in:
- XHTML, CSS2
- PHP5, MySQL
- DRUPAL 6, 7
We are looking for a driven, confident sales representative familiar with Drupal and the overall web development process. This individual should have the ability to interact with customers, to identify their needs and meet or exceed their expectations in providing custom Drupal solutions. This is a part time position. Salary + commission commensurate with experience. The successful candidate will report directly to the company principles.
The ideal candidate will have:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of Drupal
Ability to sell web projects both large and small
Hello Victoria Drupalistas!
Come down to Peacocks to talk about MEDIA!
Come prepared to learn/share about your favourite usage of media!
Image/video/audio - let's talk about modules, configurations, best practices!
Come ready to have fun, learn and drink beer!
A projector will be set up, but we will still be fairly informal.
Tues Sept 13
(added date/time here)
Your Local Victoria Drupal Cheerleader
northStudio is looking for a passionate, driven and confident person with a love for building business and excellent communication skills. This is a full-time position in our Victoria head office and the successful candidate will report directly to the company founders. Salary + commission commensurate to experience.
The ideal candidate will be
• Seasoned in business development with strong written and verbal communication skills • Capable of selling projects of all sizes • Passionate about web technology, IT training and mobile applications
It's that time once again!
1) REMINDER > PEACOCKS BILLIARDS (not the Irish Times)
If you are keen to present at this month's local Drupal User group (or any future ones) email me directly at drupalgirl 'at' gmail.com
If no one is keen for this month, we are going to have a round table discussion on why Drupal rocks! So come prepared with your best client friendly ammo as why Drupal is the CMS of choice!
Hello Victoria Drupal Enthusiasts!
Our local monthly Drupal User Meet up is next Tuesday July 12th at 6:30-8:30 at the Irish Times Pub
This month, Ryan Bluemel is going to present on leveraging jQuery UI!
Intro to jquery: what it is, why use it, how to use it.
A few examples/ tutorials.
Tips and tricks, things of importance to remember while using it.
This is a great opportunity to come and network with other local Drupal folk, share your skills, ask questions about our awesome Open Source CMS called Drupal!Read more
Reminder - June Victoria Drupal User Groups is TOMORROW June 14th, 630-830 at the Irish Times
Last month Martin showed us all about OpenLayers.
This month we are going to have an open Q&A session and general networking time.
We would love more of the Drupal Community to come out and present, so if you wish to put together a quick talk (I will bring a white board) please let me know!
RSVP here today!
The BC Environmental Network is setting up a drupal based website to replace ecobc.org. we need someone with Drupal experience to help. Lots of options about how and how much to help and basically just recognition in return (and helping out a good cause...)
dave stevens, bcen
geek at uniserve dot com
Site Building with Drupal
In two days, participants will be brought up to speed on Drupal and will be ready to tackle their own project. Learn how to manage media, build calendars and complex, dynamic queries of content by selecting and configuring the most popular modules.
This course is suitable both for users who are new to Drupal and those who want to broaden their Drupal skills. Participants will also review Drupal's block system and using taxonomy to categorize their content.
The ideal accompaniment is to follow this with a one day introduction to using Panels.Read more
Awesome D7 Party everyone! Glad the sunshine came out just for us!
The next meet up is on Tues Jan 11, 6:30 at Irish Times - the back room.
* Community news
* Drupal 7
If everyone is able to come with D7 on their machine we can play around together and answer questions
Also - anyone up to do a presentation? Many DUG host presentations - on a module you are using or a project you have worked on. We will discuss at meet-up.
See you then!
Hi all -
Happy New Year from the Victoria DUG! 2011 will be a great year for the Drupal community, starting with the release of Drupal 7! If you haven't already RSVP'd for the Victoria party - please do so we have numbers for burgers and cake! http://www.meetup.com/Victoria-Drupal-User-Group/calendar/15724435/
I am looking for people who want to present topics at the Victoria DUG. Case studies, lightening talks, round tables, tech talks what ever you want to do just let me know.Read more
Announcing the Victoria Drupal 7 Release Party!
What: Drupal 7 Release BBQ in Victoria, BC
When: Friday, January 7, 2011 12:00 PM
Where: Victoria School of Business & Technology (VSBT)
301-771 Vernon Ave
Victoria, BC V8X 5A7
Join the Victoria Drupalers in celebrating the launch of Drupal 7 with a community BBQ!
We will be holding one of our famous BBQ's and of course a Drupal Cake to celebrate.
Location: northStudio and VSBT: 301-771 Vernon Ave, Victoria, BC, V8X5A7
When: January 7th 12-3pm
For more information please call 250-721-9991Read more
Looking forward to our next Victoria Drupal User Group! I have reserved the room at the back right of the Irish Times for our meeting and I will bring a Drupal Sign so look for us there!
Again the location info is:
Irish Times ... Read more Pub
1200 Government St
Victoria, BC V8W 1Y5
Remember to bring your computer to show off yer Drupal Skillz!