Building a Better Web
June 11–12, 2018: Training
June 12–14, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Jen Kramer

Jen Kramer
Lecturer, Harvard University Extension School

Website | @jen4web

For more than seventeen years, Jen Kramer has been educating clients, colleagues, friends and graduate students about the meaning of a “quality website.” Since 2000, she has built websites that are supportive of business and marketing goals in a freelance capacity and as part of an agency.

Jen is a Lecturer at Harvard University Extension School in the Master’s of Liberal Arts in Digital Media Design, teaching at least five courses per year, advising students, and assisting in curriculum design.

Jen is also a prolific video author, creating 29 training courses for Lynda.com, O’Reilly Media, Aquent Gymnasium, and Frontend Masters.

She is also available for individual private tutoring, customized classroom training, and occasional freelance web design work.

Jen earned a BS in biology at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MS in Internet Strategy Management at the Marlboro College Graduate School.

Sessions

1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Web Foundations: CSS, HTML, JS, Node
Location: 210 C/G Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Hands-on
Jen Kramer (Harvard University Extension School)
CSS Grid is the brand-new spec available in the latest browsers. We'll look at Grid's basic syntax, working on a layout of a Mondrian painting as an example, which we'll create with Grid. Next, we'll move on to some of the alternative Grid syntaxes, and we'll explore nested and offset grid layouts. Finally, we'll combine Flexbox and Grid for the best solution to a web page layout problem. Read more.