January 28, 2015

5 Tips For Pair Programming With Junior Developers

Many tech teams hired their first junior developers last year. Many more are now considering it, and debating how to go about it. Looking at the […]
January 22, 2015

Where Are They Now? Meet 18 Hackbright Engineering Fellows

Where can you get a job out of a 10-week engineering fellowship with Hackbright Academy? Here are 18 graduates – and where they are working now! […]
January 22, 2015

Hackbright Academy Currently Accepting Applications For Upcoming Spring 2015 Engineering Fellowship!

Hackbright Academy is excited to be recruiting for our next cohort of smart, inspiring women ready to make a mark in the tech world! If you’d […]
January 20, 2015

New “Intro to Programming For Non-Programmers” Night Course At Hackbright Academy!

Hands-on, collaborative activities in the classroom will build your fluency with important coding skills so you can take your career to the next level – in […]
January 14, 2015

Medium Engineer Jean Hsu on Platform Engineering and The Fallacies We Hold About Ourselves

As a software engineer, I used to think that I wasn’t interested in working on infrastructure or platform work. I thought of myself as a practical […]
January 14, 2015

A Day In The Life Of A Hackbright Student, Now Indiegogo Software Engineer Siena Aguayo!

Hackbright alumna – class of Fall 2013 – Siena Aguayo graduated from Oberlin College in 2010 with a double major in English and East Asian Studies […]
December 30, 2014

Stopping Toxicity in Your Engineering Culture

Get there by playing your part: being a person that doesn’t casually roll the eyes or point fingers victoriously, a person that believes teaching others is […]
December 29, 2014

12 Great Pieces Of Advice From Female Software Engineers

From “how to detect female-friendliness in a company” to “do the hardest thing” — 12 female software engineers shared their advice on learning to code and […]
December 15, 2014

Engineering School Hackbright Academy Hiring INSTRUCTORS In San Francisco!

Hackbright Academy, the engineering school for women, is hiring for full-time positions in our office/classroom in San Francisco. Hackbright runs a quarterly engineering fellowship for women, developer […]
November 11, 2014

Hackbright Academy Goes To Pinterest!

Hackbright Academy’s Fall 2014 engineering fellows visited Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco last week! Thanks to diversity tech recruiter Kate Fiedelman, the students were treated to […]
November 11, 2014

Hackbright Academy Goes To Pinterest!

Hackbright Academy’s Fall 2014 engineering fellows visited Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco last week! Thanks to diversity tech recruiter Kate Fiedelman, the students were treated to […]
November 4, 2014

Questions To Ask An Interviewer To Detect How Female-Friendly A Company / Engineering Team Is

Understanding the Ratio: How to detect female-friendly work culturesBy Katie Thomas, Hackbright engineering fellow – Fall 2013 Countless articles have been written about “Women in Tech”. […]
November 4, 2014

Questions To Ask An Interviewer To Detect How Female-Friendly A Company / Engineering Team Is

Understanding the Ratio: How to detect female-friendly work culturesBy Katie Thomas (Hackbright Academy – fall 2013 class) Countless articles have been written about “Women in Tech”. […]
October 30, 2014

Current Fellow Reveals Her First Impressions of Hackbright

Current Hackbright engineering fellow Wendy Dherin is deep into her fifth week at Hackbright Academy, and she has been regularly documenting her Hackbright experience. This blog […]
October 27, 2014

Hackbright Application Tips – From Your Fall 2014 Cohort!

[Updated: June 29, 2015] We sent our enrolled students a survey asking about our admissions process. Thirty of our forty students responded, and we’re excited to […]
October 24, 2014

What Do Hackbright Grads Do After Hackbright Academy?

Click here for Outcomes Report published in October 2016. Hackbright Academy is an engineering school for women, focused on outcomes and helping people transition their careers […]