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

Jen Kramer is a lecturer at Harvard University Extension School in the Master’s of Liberal Arts in Digital Media Design program, where she teaches five courses per year, advises students, and assists in curriculum design. For more than 18 years, Jen has been educating clients, colleagues, friends, and graduate students about the meaning of a quality website and has built websites that are supportive of business and marketing goals, both in a freelance capacity and as part of an agency. Jen is also a prolific video author and has created 27 training courses for Lynda.com, O’Reilly Media, osTraining, and Frontend Masters. She is also available for individual private tutoring, customized classroom training, and occasional freelance web design work. Jen holds a BS in biology from the 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. Jen Kramer details Grid's basic syntax, using a layout of a Mondrian painting as an example, and explores alternative Grid syntaxes as well as nested and offset grid layouts. Jen concludes by walking you through combining Flexbox and Grid to solve a web page layout problem. Read more.