H.I. Latest Updates

Info: We hold weekly come-if-you-can work session every Tuesday evening, and also meet every time Code for DC meets. See below for upcoming events!

Upcoming events

  • Tues. May 9: HI: Team Coordination Night, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-05-09 18:30:00 2017-05-09 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Tues. May 16: HI: Work Night, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-05-16 18:30:00 2017-05-16 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Thur. May 18: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. iStrategyLabs, 641 S St. NW, Washington DC 2017-05-18 18:30:00 2017-05-18 21:00:00 America/New_York Code for DC Hacknight Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/238969510/ iStrategyLabs, 641 S St. NW, Washington DC

  • CONFIRMED Sat. May 20: innoMAYtion Hackathon, 9:30am to 4:00pm.
    • Register to attend
    • Washington Post Offices, 1301 K St NW
    • Light breakfast and lunch will be provided.
    • 2017-05-20 09:30:00 2017-05-20 17:00:00 America/New_York TENTATIVE innoMAYtion Housing Insights Hackathon innoMAYtion info link: http://innomaytion.com/event/innomaytion-hackathon/ TBD
  • Tues. May 23: HI: Team Coordination Night, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-05-23 18:30:00 2017-05-23 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Tues. May 30: HI: Work Night, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-05-30 18:30:00 2017-05-30 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Mon. June 5: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Social Tables, 1325 G St. NW, Washington, DC., 3rd floor. 2017-06-05 18:30:00 2017-06-05 21:00:00 America/New_York Code for DC Hacknight Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/238969599/ Social Tables, 1325 G St. NW, Washington, DC., 3rd floor



Email Updates

All our weekly email updates will be cross-posted to the Housing Insights Slack Channel at Code for DC


Past events

  • Tues. January 3: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).
  • Tues. January 10: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).
  • Thurs. January 12: Code for DC Hacknight, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Learning Objects, 1528 Connecticut Ave NW.
  • Tues. January 17:** HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).

  • Tues. January 24: D3 workshop and first round user testing. 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).
    • D3 Workshop: Taught by Chris Given, awesome data visualizer with Code for DC. Be there at 6:30, we’ll start the workshop just after project intros. Javascript experience not required, but we will be writing Javascript code. Read this chapter beforehand to be familiar with some basic Javascript and SVG syntax.
    • Prototype testing: We’ll be testing Prototype #1 with Peter Tatian from the Urban Institute. This will happen after the workshop concludes, at about 8:15.
  • Wed. January 25 User Interview - City First Bank. 1432 U St. NW. Read more.
  • Thurs. January 26: Code for DC Hacknight w/ Git Tutorial, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Learning Objects, 1528 Connecticut Ave NW.
    • Neal will be teaching a ~45 minute workshop on using Git and Github. We’ll focus on the basics that someone new to Git would need to contribute to a project that users a forking workflow (like ours!). Workshop will start after intros. Approximate agenda: 6:30 - 7:00 arrival and socializing, 7:00-7:15 announcements, 7:15-8:00 Git workshop, 8:00-9:00 optional Git workshop/activity (or join a project team).
  • Tues. January 31: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).

  • Tues. February 7: Sprint Planning Session @ HI Work Session! Location pending confirmation from NYCDA, will post as soon as I know.
    • 30 min: What have we done? Each team shares their progress in January (quick demos), reflect on lessons learned
    • 30 min: Where are we going? Map out vision of Alpha website with target release of April 4 (i.e. 2 months)
    • 30 min: Sprint planning. What do we include in the February sprint?
    • Remaining: Each team coordinates and gets started.
  • Wed. February 8: Code for DC Hacknight, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Social Tables, 1325 G Street, NW, 3rd Floor, Washington, DC. Be sure to RSVP on Meetup for building access.

  • Tues. February 14: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University). 2017-02-14 18:30:00 2017-02-14 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).

  • Tues. February 21: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University). 2017-02-21 18:30:00 2017-02-21 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).

  • Thurs. February 23: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. iStrategy Labs, 641 S St NW, Washington, DC. 2017-02-23 18:30:00 2017-02-23 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/237045104/ iStrategy Labs, 641 S St NW, Washington, DC

  • Tues. February 28: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University). Neal out of town, independent team work 2017-02-28 18:30:00 2017-02-28 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session Note - Neal will be out of town for this session! See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University).

  • Mon. March 6: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Social Tables, 1325 G Street, NW, 3rd Floor, Washington, DC. Be sure to RSVP on Meetup for easier building access!! 2017-03-06 18:30:00 2017-03-06 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session Be sure to RSVP on Meetup for building access! Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/237433463/ Social Tables, 1325 G Street, NW, 3rd Floor, Washington, DC

  • Thurs. Mar 23: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. iStrategy Labs, 641 S St NW, Washington, DC. 2017-03-23 18:30:00 2017-03-23 21:00:00 America/New_York Code for DC Hacknight Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/237045214/ iStrategy Labs, 641 S St NW, Washington, DC

  • Tues. Apr 4: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. iStrategy Labs, 641 S St NW, Washington, DC. 2017-04-04 18:30:00 2017-04-04 21:00:00 America/New_York Code for DC Hacknight Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/237045249/ iStrategy Labs, 641 S St NW, Washington, DC

  • Tues. April 11: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-04-11 18:30:00 2017-04-11 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Mon. Apr 17: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Social Tables, 1325 G St. NW, Washington, DC., 3rd floor. 2017-04-17 18:30:00 2017-04-17 21:00:00 America/New_York Code for DC Hacknight Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/237433482/ Social Tables, 1325 G St. NW, Washington, DC., 3rd floor

  • Tues. April 18: HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-04-18 18:30:00 2017-04-18 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Tues. April 25: New Member Onboarding + HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-04-25 18:30:00 2017-04-25 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).

  • Mon. May 1: Code for DC Hacknight (Meetup invitation w/ agenda, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Social Tables, 1325 G St. NW, Washington, DC., 3rd floor. 2017-05-01 18:30:00 2017-05-01 21:00:00 America/New_York Code for DC Hacknight Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/Code-for-DC/events/237433500/ Social Tables, 1325 G St. NW, Washington, DC., 3rd floor

  • Tues. May 2: Sprint Planning Session HI Work Session, 6:30 - 9:00 pm. NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall). 2017-05-02 18:30:00 2017-05-02 21:00:00 America/New_York Housing Insights / Code for DC Session See more info at http://www.housinginsights.org/resources/latest/ NYCDA, 1133 15th St NW, 1st Floor (door labeled Strayer University, last classroom end of hall).