GitHub Graduation

An online graduation ceremony to celebrate graduates of the class of 2021. Join us in walking the stage with your global community. We'll be hearing from special guests, giving out exclusive swag, and highlighting student stories and projects from around the world.

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Saturday, June 5 2021

GitHub Education Twitch Channel


Commencement Speaker

Shanku Niyogi

Senior Vice President, Product at GitHub

Shanku Niyogi (@shankuniyogi) is GitHub’s Senior Vice President of Product, where he leads the teams responsible for GitHub’s product roadmap, including product strategy, management, and marketing. Shanku has had a career-long passion for building products that empower developers and software teams. Prior to joining GitHub in January 2019, Shanku led developer product teams at Google, Microsoft, and Chef and was involved in products such as Visual Studio Code, TypeScript, ASP.NET, and Google Cloud. When he’s not building products at GitHub, Shanku enjoys travel, photography, poetry, and time with family.

Are you graduating this year?

Join the celebration! Add yourself to the Yearbook by visiting the graduation repository on GitHub. Follow the instructions in the file to submit a valid pull request. After your request is approved, you will be added to the Yearbook, get highlighted on the stream, and get some exclusive swag — all from the comfort of your home.

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