Derek Stegelman

Hello, I'm Derek — developer, father, speaker, and bourbon drinker.

I'm an Assistant Director of I.T. at Colorado State Unveristy I'm interested in web development, bourbon, and being outdoors.

Latest Writing

Call for Authors

The time has come for me to let go some of the open source work that I have been building up throughout the years. I no longer work on …

Meetup Burn Out

For sometime now I’ve been feeling like I just do not have energy to attend local meetups that I used to love going to. I’m …

A New Path

The next few weeks are sure to be a wild ride. After spending well over half of my career with Kansas State University, I’ve decided …

Latest Tech Writing

DotNet Core with Shibboleth

One of the more difficult and painful changes while migrating our enterprise applciations to DotNet Core has been supporting Shibboleth …

Foreign Key Dropdowns with .NET MVC 5

One of the more difficult form controls in web development is adding drop downs for foreign key relationships. .NET MVC gives you several …

Global Template Objects with .NET MVC 5

In modern web applications it is often convienient to have certain content or database object available to all views throughout an …