Voyage 24 Enters Sprint #4 & One more week in Hacktoberfest!

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🚀🚀🚀 Congratulations to Humble K who has been assigned by his employer to lead a new project.

🎃🎃🎃 MasihTak has been inspired by Halloween & created a cool new app.

🚀🚀🚀 Jatin2003 submitted two PR’s to the Chingu Resource List project this week. Thank you!

🎉 🎉🎉 ZumDeWald published his first NPM library, useIntlDates, this week and gave a great overview in our weekly Chingu Technical Roundtable session.

🚀🚀🚀 Leonyangela successfully completed the Hacktoberfest requirements last week!

🎂🎂🎂 Happy Birthday Trion!!!

🎃🎃🎃 The Chingu Quiz team is making steady progress with 10 contributors and a total of 59 PR’s since…


Voyage 24 Starts Sprint #3 & Chingu’s Start Completing Hacktoberfest!

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🚀🚀🚀 Congratulations to Humble K who landed a new gig this past week & to C, First of Her Name who submitted her first PR against the main app at her work.

🎉 🎉🎉 The Chingu Quiz team is making steady progress with 10 contributors , 19 open issues, 29 closed issues and 1 open PR!

🎃🎃🎃 Trion, Diemention, Humble K, Soren, C First of Her Name, Abandoned_VarunR, & jdmedlock successfully completed the Hacktoberfest requirements last week!

🎉 🎉🎉 Congratulations to the new Chingu’s who have submitted Solo Projects in preparation for the start of Voyage 25 — Peter, hiVan…


Voyage 23 Ends, Voyage 24 Starts Sprint #2, & Hacktoberfest Rolls on!

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👶👶👶 Congratulations to EddyW & his wife who welcomed a new son into the world last week! We need more Junior Dev’s!!!

🏆🏆🏆 Congratulations to sorenG who completed a year-long web site project at work! Despite all the overtime he’s still been able to contribute to the Chingu Quiz open source project!

🎉 🎉🎉 Great job pajek & Lily for contributing PR’s to the Chingu Quiz project!

🎉 🎉🎉 And congratulations to the Chingu Quiz team for the progress they’ve made this past week and for growing to 9 contributors within Chingu and another 2 from outside our organization!

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The Hacktoberfest Edition

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🏆🏆🏆 Congratulations to abandoned_VarunR who landed a full-time job as a React Native mobile app Developer !

🏆🏆🏆 Congratulations to leonyangela who completed her first interview for a Developer job!

📜📜📜 virgilt has been accepted into a Master of Science in Computer Science degree program with an emphasis on on Machine Learning!

🎉 🎉🎉 Great job pajek for getting his first, but hopefully not last, PR to the Chingu Resource List repo approved.

🎃🎃🎃 SorenG, ZumDeWald, & C First of Her Name have each completed their Hacktoberfest requirements and had 4 PR’s accepted to Open Source projects.

🏃🏽‍♀️🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♂️🏃‍♀️️Voyage 23 Chingu’s…


Voyage 24 is almost here!

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🏆🏆🏆 Congratulations to Trion on his achievements taking mock interview questions on Leetcode — he scored higher than over half of the developers from Google!!!

🏃🏽‍♀️🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♂️🏃‍♀️️Voyage 23 Chingu’s started Sprint 5 on September 28th.Two more sprints until this Voyage ends on October 11th!

🎉 🎉🎉 Congratulations to the new Chingu’s who have submitted Solo Projects prior to the start of Voyage 24 — pat, cdmims, & joanneSeymour. We can’t wait to see what your teams will be creating in Voyage 24!

🤔🤔🤔 Voyage 24 starts on October 5th and the deadline for Solo Project submissions from new Chingu’s is September…


Getting Ready for Voyage 24

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🎉 Certificates have been issued to Chingu’s who completed Voyage 22! Job well done Teams!

🏃🏽‍♀️🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♂️🏃‍♀️️Voyage 23 Chingu’s started Sprint#4 on September 21st. They have reached the halfway point in their Voyage and the projects are coming along nicely.

🎉 Congratulations to the new Chingus who have submitted Solo Projects prior to the start of Voyage 24 — pajek, RafaelD, Arun7, mainangethe, Eerian, & echin. We can’t wait to see what your teams will be creating in Voyage 24!

🤔🤔🤔 And don’t forget! Voyage 24 starts on October 5th!

🏆 Several Chingu’s are in the process of interviewing for new…


Congratulations to Voyage 22 Chingus!

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🎉 Congratulations to those completing Voyage 22! The final sprint ended on September 13, team projects are being reviewed this week, and 📜 Completion Certificates will be issued on September 20.

🏃🏽‍♀️🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♂️🏃‍♀️️Voyage 23 Chingu’s started Sprint #3 on September 14.

🏆 Several Chingu’s are in the process of interviewing for new Developer jobs. Remember to post good news in the #ring-the-bell channel in our Discord Community.

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Congratulation to Explorer Cohort #1

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🎉 Congratulations to those in the Explorers Cohort #1 who submitted a Solo Project for evaluation! You did it!!!

📜 We have provided constructive feedback to everyone who submitted their project and Completion Certificates will be sent out this week

🏃🏽‍♀️🏃‍♂️🏃🏿‍♂️🏃‍♀️ Voyage 22 Chingu’s are working on completing their projects in Sprint #6 this week — The final sprint of this Voyage!

🎉 Congratulations to GreatDeveloper66 & Jasterix who are both starting new Developer jobs! A lot of hard work went into achieving this milestone.

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Getting Ready for Voyage 23 on August 31

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🎉 Congratulations VirgilT who was promoted to the position of Database Administrator at his job!

🎉 Welcome Voyage 23 Chingus to Sprint #1 of your journey!

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Voyage 22 Chingus & Explorer Cohort #1 members are hard at work!

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🎉 Voyage 22 Chingu’s started Sprint #4 this week and are hard at work on their team projects. Great progress is being made by these team as they work towards their goal of completing their projects at the end of Sprint #6!

🎉 Chingu’s participating in Explorer Cohort #1 are also hard at work on their Solo Project which wraps up by September 4. Congratulations to @ragnar00 who is the first to submit a Solo Project!

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