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Hi, I'm Brandon



I'm a journalist at Hackernoon and PoliticsMeansPolitics, a computer science student at University of Liverpool and a martial artist at UoL Shotokan Karate. Founder of FreeCodeCamp Kent and previously Higher Education Vice President at East Kent College. In my spare time I am a Course & Faculty Representative and Health and Welfare officer for Halls Student Commitee.





I'm a programmer 👨‍💻

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First Aid Chatbot

😷Created to decrease the amount of patients who go to the doctors or A&E using Natural Language Processing

GitHub

Made wth: Heroku, Wit.ai, Facebook API, Requests, BeautifulSoup

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Bet-A-Way.com

🏆Winner of HackSheffield 3.0. Created to attempt to provide free holidays at the risk of bankruptcy.

GitHub

Made with: Python, AWS, Skyscanner API, SkyBets, Requests, BeautifulSoup

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Bank of Alexa

🏆Winner of Hacknotts 2016. Built to be a personal bank teller for Amazon Echo using Capital One

GitHub

Made with: Capital One Nessie, Python, AWS, Alexa API

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Flash Texts

💖Flashcards via text messages


GitHub

Made wth: Java, Python, Requests, SQL

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Ka-bomb.com

💣Bomberman for 256 players.


GitHub

Made with: HTML 5, CSS3, Node.js

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Musk Bot

🚀Elon Musk Twitter Bot with Markov Chains


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Made with: love, Python, Twitter API




Experience

  • Halls Student Committe

    2018

    I was elected by my fellow students to represent my student halls, Morton House and to run health and welfare campaigns at Carnatic Student Village

  • Course Representative and Faculty Representative

    2018

    Elected by my fellow students to represent them in course and faculuty meetings. My job is to improve the student experience for all students of Computer Science.

  • Engineering Engagement Programme SEO London

    2018

    Joined an exclusive network of highly motivated, like-minded individuals striving to succeed while at the same time embodying the ethos of giving back to help future generation

  • Student Union's Higher Education Vice President

    2017

    Represented my college and fellow students nationally, increased student satisfaction from 30% to 85% and regularly attended meetings with senior management to discuss kent-wide further education issues.