In Bootcamp

In Bootcamp podcast is about Matthew Petschl's experience at a local coding bootcamp and journey to software engineer, featuring Ryan Rampersad with industry commentary.


Episode #6The Fringe #523

Matt feels the bootcamp picking up speed by learning AJAX and using his first APIs, plus Ryan explains the secret to a cleaner GitHub and finally Matt works on his "brand".

Brand Statement

Episode #5The Fringe #522

Matt begins working on his brand statement, finds and fixes some bugs, and learns quirks of jQuery while Ryan finds out that while the Bootcamp class has "career services" they are optional.

Catch Em All

Episode #4The Fringe #520

Matt continues his journey into JavaScript: functions, objects, the DOM and even jQuery, plus Matt finds a way to include his favorite Pokemon into an assignment.

Rock Paper Scissors

Episode #3The Fringe #518

Matt and Ryan discuss week 3: a wrap up of CSS with bootstrap, the beginning of JavaScript with everyone's favorite project - Rock Paper Scissors!

The First Week

Episode #1

Matt begins bootcamp, meeting the professor, meeting his peers and finding his flow in class.

The Week Before

Episode #0

On the traditional zeroth episode, Matt and Ryan discuss Matt's entry in the University of Minnesota's coding bootcamp, and why he is going through with it and what he has done.