Rizel Scarlett

  • @rizel
  • Learning in Public...Dev Advocate @ Github
  • she/her
  • Boston, MA

Passionate about education, advocacy, and coding
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Junior Developer Advocate

  • GitHub
  • Sep 2021 - Present

Software Engineer

  • Botany
  • Jan 2021 - Jun 2021

Rizel's Collections

Blog Posts

16 Highlights

Open Source Contributions

5 Highlights

Conference Talks

8 Highlights

Twitter Spaces

4 Highlights

My 2021 Highlights

10 Highlights


Jan 21, 2022
Jan 21, 2022
Reposted by Rizel Scarlett
Spoke on Twitter Spaces
Twitter space on contributing to open source. Some of the open source NLP projects I mentioned:

  • NLTK (Python, a bit older)
  • SpaCy (Python)
  • Rasa (Python)
  • Hugging Face (Python)
  • Coqui (Python)
  • TidyText (R)
Jan 20, 2022
Jan 20, 2022
Streamed live
Taught a workshop
Spoke about Git and GitHub fundamentals on Ramón Huidobro's JavaScript bootcamp (in partnership with Freecodecamp and Class Central)

Really eager group of learners and an awesome lead instructor!

Jan 20, 2022
Jan 20, 2022
Rehighlighted by Rizel Scarlett
Live Streamed
Great collaboration!
Live Streamed
I had the absolute joy of hosting Rizèl to tell our learners at the Web Development and JavaScript bootcamps all about git! Thank you so much! 💜

Recording is here.

Jan 19, 2022
Jan 19, 2022
Wrote a Blog Post
Wrote a blog post about how to contribute to a github action


Jan 16, 2022
Jan 16, 2022
Taught a workshop
Developed Curriculum
Coding Bootcamp Instructor
Managed a Community
+ 2
Led the first session of our fourth cohort at G{Code}

Jan 13, 2022
Jan 13, 2022
Spoke on a podcast
I spoke on Stripe's Open Source StripeDev Live podcast with Nick DeJesus about open source.
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