September 8, 2016

16 Inspiring Women Engineers To Watch

Women’s engineering school Hackbright Academy is excited to share some updates from graduates of the software engineering fellowship. Check out what these 16 women are doing […]
September 1, 2016

Advice from Dropbox Engineers for Women in Tech

We seized the opportunity to speak with engineers at the new Dropbox headquarters and get some advice on how to go from student to engineer at […]
August 29, 2016

Hackbright Goes to PyBay!

Formerly an internal tools software engineer, Meggie Mahnken is now happy to be an instructor for Hackbright Academy’s 12-week software engineering fellowship for women.  After much […]
July 22, 2016

Inside the Mind of Hackbright’s Director of Admissions

Hi! I’m Dori Grant, Director of Admissions here at Hackbright Academy. Prospective students often ask what they need to include in their applications in order to […]
July 7, 2016

Kickstart Your New Career by Learning to Code

Browsing Hackbright’s course offerings  for the fourth time this month, but just can’t bring yourself to make the plunge? We get it. Learning a challenging skill set […]
June 29, 2016

Top Reasons to Attend a Hackbright Academy Info Session

Thinking of applying to Hackbright Academy’s Software Engineering Fellowship, but still have burning questions? Then join us for an upcoming Info Session. If you can’t be there […]
June 21, 2016

The Leading Engineering School for Women Now Accepting Applications for Final 2016 Fellowship!

Two amazing cohorts have graduated from our Software Engineering Fellowship this year, and the third is about to begin—but Hackbright isn’t slowing down. That’s right: we’re […]
June 17, 2016

Must-See Web Apps by Bootcamp Grads!

On June 15th, 2016 Hackbright Academy graduated 43 women from the Software Engineering Fellowship. These new software engineers join more than 350 Hackbright Academy alumnae in a […]
June 14, 2016

Employer Spotlight: Eventbrite

Eventbrite VP of Engineering Pat Poels spoke with CourseReport recently about hiring non-traditional engineering candidates from places like Hackbright Academy. Here are the top five questions […]
June 2, 2016

Hackbright Fellows Visit Slack HQ!

Yesterday, Hackbright Academy visited Slack HQ for the first time. We were greeted by Hackbright alumnae and current engineers at Slack, Roo Harrigan and Allison Craig, so we felt right […]
May 28, 2016

Bootcamp to Engineer: How I Got My Job

“Reach for the stars!” they tell us. ”Don’t stop chasing your dreams!” they say. We hear over and over again that we should go after what […]
May 20, 2016

Engineering Leaders At GoDaddy Welcome and Inspire Hackbright Students

There’s nothing better than hearing from those who’ve gone before you, learning from their battle scars and victories, being reminded that you don’t have to reinvent […]
May 9, 2016

Why Mentors Volunteer To Help Change The Ratio In Tech!

Many non-profits accept volunteers to help young girls and/or underrepresented groups get into STEM (Black Girls Code, Girls Make Games, Technovation). Engineers can volunteer at RailsBridge […]
April 26, 2016

35 Amazing Web Apps by Hackbright’s Latest Grads

During the last four weeks of Hackbright Academy’s 12-week software engineering fellowship, each student puts her new programming skills to use and builds a web app. […]
April 22, 2016

Hackbright Academy Joins Capella

From Hackbright CEO Sharon Wienbar: Hackbright Academy has exciting news today: we have combined with Capella Education Company, and are now an independent subsidiary of the […]
April 8, 2016

From Professional Soccer Player to Silicon Valley Software Engineer: Marisha Schumacher-Hodge

How’s this for inspiration? We are so proud of our recent graduate, Marisha Schumaker-Hodge, for having the confidence (and the guts!) to chase and follow through […]