August 6, 2015
What does the face of tech look like? When female engineer Isis Wegner was featured in a recruiting ad, it triggered a set of negative remarks on […]
July 28, 2015
The lack of women in tech is more than a pipeline issue - it starts with keeping the women you already have in your company. What can we do about it? According to Hackbright Academy instructor Rachel Thomas, plenty.
July 24, 2015
Nadine Farah is the associate instructor for Hackbright Academy’s Full-Stack Web Development course. When applying to medical school, Nadine realized she could have a bigger impact on medicine by improving the technology […]
July 15, 2015
Hadiyah Mujhid is the instructor of Hackbright Academy’s Front-End Web Development course. She worked at Lockheed Martin for 11 years as a software engineer before leaving to start […]
July 10, 2015
Join us this Fall! Hackbright Academy is currently accepting applications for our 10-week Fall Software Engineering Fellowship exclusively for women. If you or someone you know would like to learn to code with us, the deadline to apply is July 23rd, 2015. The software engineering fellowship is ideal for women ready to take the leap, change their careers and become software engineers in a supportive, welcoming community!
July 6, 2015
Have you faced bias in your job hunt because you’re a woman or from a minority group or have a non-traditional educational background? Now, you’ll be […]
June 30, 2015
Hackbright Academy is proud to announce the launch of our new payment plan that enables women interested in participating in our part-time courses the chance to enroll in an affordable payment plan. […]
June 25, 2015
Hackbright Academy is currently accepting applications for our 10-week Fall 2015 Software Engineering Fellowship exclusively for women. As a Hackbright fellow, you'll be part of an intense, fun and enriching ten weeks where you learn the fundamentals of computer science in addition to modern web development.
June 22, 2015
Want to take a part-time coding course with Hackbright but have a few lingering questions? Check out the recording of last week's Info Session for Part-Time Courses to get a detailed explanation of each class and learn about our brand new, affordable payment plan.
June 18, 2015
Katherine Wu is a yogi, problem solver and student of life. After six years of working in education, she indulged her curiosity for programming and signed up for […]
June 15, 2015
During the last four weeks of Hackbright Academy’s software engineering fellowship, each fellow uses their new found skills to build their own web app. Scroll below to […]
May 26, 2015
Hackbright Academy software engineering fellow Nicole Ziemlak graduated in March from Hackbright Academy and is now a software engineer at Minted. Check out her interview with Hello Web […]
May 20, 2015
Cindy Chu, engineering manager at Polyvore, recently sat with the editors of Women of Silicon Valley to share her experience in tech. She began working at Polyvore, a site […]
April 30, 2015
Melissa Fabros is a community site director for UC Berkeley’s BUILD program, a literacy initiative that matches local children with reading mentors. Last year at this time, Melissa didn’t […]
April 29, 2015
Jessica Mong, current SurveyMonkey software engineer and Summer 2013 Hackbright software engineering fellow, shares valuable insights while diving into the exciting world of debugging in Python! Watch […]
April 24, 2015
Thank you to everyone who joined us at last night's Info Session for Hackbright Academy's New Part-Time Courses. In the video below, you'll get an overview of the part-time program at Hackbright Academy by our awesome instructors along with class descriptions for: Intro to Programming, Front-End Web Development and Full-Stack Web Development.