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Collaborate with GitHub

Working on a project that requires easily tracked changes and collaboration? Then git and GitHub are just what you need. Git allows you to track changes locally, and GitHub allows you to share your project online. Learn how to create a repository, track changes, merge conflicting changes, and use GitHub to collaborate with others.

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By the end of the workshop students will be able to:
  • Understand what git and GitHub are and how they are useful
  • Create online repositories
  • Add files, make, and track changes
  • Branch and merge project files
  • Collaborate with others on a single project


Git + Github

  • What is git
  • What is Github
  • Why it’s useful
  • Creating projects on Github
  • Git syntax and application
Adding files and making changes
  • Determining status of a project and identifying recent changes
  • Edit and commit changes
Branching and merging project files
  • Viewing files, editing and merging changes across collaborators
  • Including changes from others
  • Creating a copy and adding changes to a master project file
Bonus material
  • Compact history command
  • Private repositories
  • Branch deletion


This workshop meets on Tuesday, March 28 at 6pm. This course will be held at Betamore on the Fourth Floor at 1111 Light Street, Baltimore, MD 21230. Parking + Directions:


If you are looking for additional information on workshop details from the instructor, please don’t hesitate to email

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    Tue, Mar 28th

    6:00pm – 9:00pm

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    Merlin Patterson

    Senior Product Engineer at ClassTracks

    Merlin is a Senior Product Engineer/Wizard at ClassTracks, an EdTech startup where he architects and builds the software that makes learning vocabulary easy and efficient. He enjoys using the magic of Meteor and React to bring his work and hobbies to life. Last year, he was nominated for Baltimore Innovation Week's Technologist of the Year award.

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