June 13, 2017

Calling all Trailblazers! Win a FULL Scholarship to Hackbright Academy!

Exciting news! In celebration of our Hackbright community full of trailblazers, we are giving away a full-ride scholarship for our upcoming July 12-week software engineering course […]
May 17, 2017

Meet Christian Howes: Instructor for Hackbright’s Part-Time Prep Course

Christian Howes is an instructor  for Hackbright Academy’s Part-Time Prep Course. Since earning Computer Engineering and Music Performance degrees, Christian has held several software engineering roles. He has […]
May 2, 2017

Amazing Web Apps Built by Brilliant Women Engineers!

During Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week software engineering fellowship, students built impressive web apps in just 4 weeks! Get ready to be inspired by these amazing women […]
May 1, 2017

How To Interview A New Programmer

Beth Andres-Beck is a senior software engineer at the Long-Term Stock Exchange. She is a full-stack developer, having written code for everything from HTML5 hybrid mobile […]
April 21, 2017

Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Tech at Facebook’s F8 Conference

When it comes to women in tech, Hackbright is all about changing the ratio. That’s why we were excited when Facebook asked us to represent Hackbright […]
April 6, 2017

Hackbright releases latest student outcomes results in the Council on Integrity of Results Reporting (CIRR)

With the release of Hackbright Academy’s latest Outcomes Report, our CEO Sharon Wienbar shares her input on transparency when choosing a school.    Today Hackbright published our results in […]
April 5, 2017

#GlobalEngineer Day – Hackbright Grad Creates App for Good

Natalia Margolis, Hackbright Fellowship Grad and Software Engineer at Huge, created an app called Notifica that allows people detained for deportation to send out alerts to family, […]
April 3, 2017

#20PercentCounts Today! Save $600 on our Prep Course

Women on average are paid 20% less than men. If you break the pay gap down by race and ethnicity, it is even worse: Black women […]
March 29, 2017

How Scholarship Winner Natalie Miles landed a job at Credit Karma

Natalie Miles is a business analyst at Credit Karma who earned a full scholarship to the Hackbright Academy Part-Time class. Eager to help with tasks at her […]
March 17, 2017

How To Start Learning Programming Today (Free Course Guide)

Jessica Early is the director of  Part-Time Education at Hackbright Academy in San Francisco. Prior to working at Hackbright, she spent a decade working with nonprofits with at-risk […]
March 14, 2017

Amazing Web Apps Built by 43 Brilliant Women Engineers!

During Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week software engineering fellowship, students build impressive web apps in just 4 weeks! Get ready to be inspired by these amazing women […]
March 8, 2017

Happy International Women’s Day! 10 Inspiring Quotes From Women In Engineering

In honor of #InternationalWomensDay, we put together some of our favorite quotes from some seriously talented and motivational women in engineering. Take notes and get inspired! […]
March 3, 2017

From Dental Assistant to Genentech Engineer: Meet Ruba Hassan

Ruba Hassan is a software engineer at Genentech who graduated from the Hackbright Academy fellowship in September. Before Hackbright, she was a dental assistant. A single […]
February 28, 2017

From Mom to Engineer Extraordinaire: Meet Hackbright Academy Grad Wendy Zenone

 Wendy Zenone is an associate application security engineer at Lending Club, who graduated from Hackbright Academy’s boot camp. Before Hackbright, she worked in the ad department […]
February 28, 2017

Bootcamp Grads: A Tech Recruiter’s Dream

Some of our favorite hiring managers in San Francisco share successful experiences recruiting and hiring diverse engineering teams, from bootcamps like Hackbright Academy, to building healthy […]
February 6, 2017

3 Ways To Design Your Career Change

Krishelle Hardson-Hurley is a site reliability engineer at Dropbox. After earning a Master of Education degree from the University San Diego, she spent six years as […]