As Director of Software Development at this photography/business school, I built many specialized web and database applications.
Technology stack for all these projects: Django, MySQL, Apache
This was a social and information hub for alumni. Alumni connections were facilitated through a searchable and browsable directory of profiles. This system superseded a PHP site created by an outside vendor, maintaining continuity by retaining the database schema and active data.
A tool to help newly admitted students find rental properties in the local area. Collected data via a detailed roomate-compatibility questionnaire. CRM-style tracking of communications with students. Converted housing images submitted by landlords, to sane sizes and formats. This system also had a group-email facility to allow Housing staff to communicate with ad-hoc sets of users.
Multi-purpose system for operation of this trade school:
Released as open source in 2016 when school closed: https://github.com/pbx/school-base