Perl Academy

Rick Deller rick at
Wed Mar 27 09:02:51 GMT 2013

Dear All,

A couple of weeks ago we launched the Perl Academy,

Where I went along with Brad Haywood into London Met Uni and spoke about Recruitment into Perl and then Brad did a technical talk.
We were delighted to have 30 attendees to this and even more excited when 18 people showed interest in  attending a Workshop we are putting on which Dave Cross will teach on, which
Is taking place on Saturday April 20th

What I need from the Community is a couple of remote mentors who are either happy to speak on the phone with these students or via email.

The long term aim is to get the students into either internships or perm grad placements - hopefully then we will have the next generation of Perl developers

If anyone can help please get in touch 0208 944 4187 / rick at<mailto:rick at>

P.s - I said at the London Perl Workshop that as a recruiter I would write some code, although it was just "hello world" I did write some code - And intend to continue with it !! Someone has very kindly agreed to teach me.


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