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127 Hours Nodes: Hacking Your Way to a Custom Hours Module

Presented by Megan MacQuarrie

From Y2K to 2038 to all the unparseable dates in between, the relationship between programmer and date time manipulation has been complicated, to say the least. In developing a new website for the college library, we were faced with the challenge of storing and displaying schedules for its numerous service points in a way that was both user and data-entry-friendly. Learn how we used a simple Drupal configuration to represent the opening hours of a complex organization.

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Megan MacQuarrie

Senior Web Programmer

Megan MacQuarrie is a senior studying Computer Science and Logic at Mount Holyoke College, where she also works as a Lead Student Web Programmer.