June 2016

June 21, 2016

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM



Introdution to Ruby lambda functions and the Marshall module. Learn how to pass code as data, even over the network.

Main Topic:

Refactoring with Jr. High Algebra

In Jr. High Algebra we about learned sums, products, and exponents. In Ruby these roughly correspond to Enumerables, Arrays, and functions. In this talk we will demonstrate how techniques we learned in Jr. High Algebra can be used to refactor Ruby programs in a functional style.


Chad Brewbaker, DataCulture LLC


Please remember to RSVP and notify of any food requirements you may have to iowaruby@gmail.com or @iowaruby

Food Sponsor

Thanks to Merchants Bonding for providing food for this meeting.

Note: this is lunch, and we would appreciate an RSVP to get the food count as well as any dietary limitations you may have.

Meeting Location

Merchants Bonding Company
6700 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Park behind the building on the South side.

Wi-fi Internet access is available.

Click here for a map.