2013 Stanford Drupal Camp Has Ended

NOTE: This website is an archive of the 2013 Stanford Drupal Camp. The current year's Stanford Drupal Camp website is at http://drupalcamp.stanford.edu

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Modules 101
Sharon Krossa

Modules 101: Introduction, installing/enabling, and removing, or, the what, when, where, why, and especially how

This is a practical introduction to Drupal modules. Learn the basics of what...

Beginner
Development
Site Building
Mapping BOF

Gather to talk about mapping, geospatial representation of data, etc.

Beginner
Site Building
Use Cases
Velocity & Viscosity: Train-Wrecks, Ugly-Baby Meetings And Other Client Calamaties
Susan Rust

Drupal's great. But why is it so hard to have velocity but not viscosity around clients, dev teams and projects? This thrashing leaves many clients leaving Drupal and many Drupalers hating...

Intermediate
Higher Education
Use Cases
Build better websites with Panels
Jen Lampton

Drupal is somewhat limited in how it handles the layout of content on the page. It assumes every page on any given site will use exactly the same layout, and that the only really important content...

Intermediate Site Building
Twitter Bootstrap + Panopoly = Thememagix/Codescience
Mike Pirog

It's been more than a year since the introduction of both Twitter Bootstrap and Panopoly yet the Drupal community has still not produced a module and/or theme that easily integrates these two...

Intermediate
Design and Theming
Mobile
Site Building
Fast Local Development + Pantheon + Drush = Kalabox
Mike Pirog

We will discuss the various local and on-server Drupal development environments that are currently available and how readily available/free/open source local development environments have fallen...

Intermediate Development
Stanford Web Leaders Summit

Discuss Business side of managing Drupal website for a School.
Planning challenges - budgets, redesigns, upgrades

Intermediate
Community
Stanford
Planning for Drupal Performance
John Bickar, Dan Harris, Kenneth Sharp

Session Slides

We will walk through an review of planning for high performance on Drupal, covering the following factors:

  • Planning your site...
Intermediate
Development
Site Building
Academic Summit
Jason Yee, Jason Hegland, Irina Zaks

How Drupal is Bringing Value to Academia Research

Drupal is becoming a powerful research tool that relieves faculty and researchers from working on creating and managing databases and user...

Intermediate
Higher Education
Stanford
Use Cases
Hack Core -- without using a footgun.
Micheas Herman

The first mantra of the Drupal community is "Don't hack core."

That is great advice for site builders and people new to Drupal.

Unfortunately Drupal is not perfect and sometimes the...

Intermediate
Development
Site Building
Web Developers Summit
John Bickar, Marco Wise

John Bickar and Marco Wise from Stanford IT Services will facilitate a roundtable discussion among web developers, to share tips, tools, tricks, and best practices. Attend this session to learn...

Intermediate
Development
Site Building
BoF Session - Training Needs
Nancy Baumann

Join Nancy Baumann and staff from Stanford IT Services Tech Training to discuss Drupal training needs and issues.

IT Services Technology Training is in the process of redesigning the Drupal...

Intermediate Training
Site Building with Stanford's Themes
Megan Miller

Are you building your site using Open Framework, Stanford Framework, or any of Stanford's other Drupal 7 themes (or a subtheme of them)? Wondering if there are any super awesome, simple tricks to...

Intermediate
Site Building
Training
Intro to Stanford Features
Zach Chandler, Caryl Westerberg

Intro to Stanford's Drupal Features

Intermediate
Site Building
Stanford
Drupal as a Peer-Reviewed Publishing Platform
Michael Widner

Using The Journal of Undergraduate Multimedia Projects (http://jump.dwrl.utexas.edu/) as a use case, this session...

Intermediate
Higher Education
Site Building
Use Cases
The Future of Views
Tim Plunkett

Views is used by 70% of all reported Drupal sites. Now that the Views module is included in Drupal 8 core, it will be enabled by default for all sites. While the module has been all but rewritten...

Intermediate
Development
Site Building
Web + Mobile optimization
Kirill Cebotari

It is an immutable law in business that words are words, explanations are explanations,
promises are promises but only performance is reality
.”
Harold S. Genee...

Intermediate
Development
Design and Theming
Mobile
100 Drupal performance and scalability best practices
Gord Christmas

In this session we will give an overview of 100 Drupal performance and scalability best practices. These have been collected and refined from performance audits on very large cross section of...

Intermediate Development