May 16, 2014

How To Find The Next Sheryl Sandberg?

How to find the next Sheryl Sandberg? Hackbright Academy is partnering with CloudNOW, the non-profit consortium of the leading women in cloud and emerging technologies, on […]
May 13, 2014

Learning To Code in Nashville: Meet Rachel Ann Werner!

Rachel Ann Werner is a junior back-end developer at iostudio in Nashville, Tennessee. She was a graphic and web designer previously before attending Nashville Software School […]
May 9, 2014

Cultivating Happiness and Access at #HackbrightForGood, Prizes Awarded To Winning Teams

The #HackbrightForGood hackathon at Hackbright Academy on May 3-4, 2014 in San Francisco was attended by over a hundred developers with the intent to use their […]
May 8, 2014

Save 20% on O’Reilly Conferences with “HACKBRIGHT20”

O’Reilly Media has partnered with Hackbright Academy to offer some free tickets and discounted tickets to the Hackbright community! Hackbright alum Morgan Griggs and Gowri Grewal […]
May 5, 2014

(PyCon 2014 Video) How To Get Started with Machine Learning – Melanie Warrick’s PyCon 2014 Talk

Save $500 on the machine learning course for developers (May 10-11, 2014 at Hackbright Academy). Use promo code “HB-BLOG” to save $500 when you register for […]
April 24, 2014

Hack for Good this May 3-4 in San Francisco with Hackbright Academy! #hackbrightforgood

Developers (both new & experienced) are invited to join Hackbright Academy, a women’s engineering school in San Francisco on May 3-4, 2014 for the Hack(bright) for […]
April 24, 2014

Automated Testing Processes – A Tech Talk by iOS Developer Stephanie Shupe at Hackbright Academy

Stephanie Shupe, iOS developer at Lookout Mobile Security, gives a tech talk at Hackbright Academy about testing. This is a great way to be confident in […]
April 22, 2014

Danielle Levi (Skybox Imaging Software Engineer) Explains All

Danielle Levi works on the data platform team at Skybox Imaging, where is a software engineer. Prior to that, she attended Hackbright Academy in Fall 2013. […]
April 16, 2014

A Tale of Cupcakes and ReSt: Organizing a Successful Open Source Sprint

Organizing a successful open source sprint: a tale of cupcakes, ReSt and Django! By Becka Robbins (Hackbright Academy alum) Documentation is usually written by people who […]
April 15, 2014

Spitfire Athlete Boasts Two Technical Founders – Meet Erin Parker and Nidhi Kulkarni

Erin Parker is a self-taught iOS and Rails engineer who founded Spitfire Athlete, a strength-training app that empowers you to achieve greatness. Erin is a 48kg […]
April 3, 2014

Hackbright Alum Featured in Fast Company Labs Article on Coding Bootcamps

Hackbright Academy alum Ingrid Avendaño is profiled in the Fast Company Labs article as “an art major goes to Uber”. She studied art then changed majors […]
April 3, 2014

Hackbright Field Trip to Skybox Imaging

The Spring 2014 class of Hackbright Academy engineering fellows visited Skybox Imaging‘s Mountain View office on Tuesday for a field trip. Hackbright alum Danielle Levi showed […]
April 3, 2014

Hackbright Academy Goes to Facebook!

The Spring 2014 class of Hackbright Academy engineering fellows visited Facebook‘s Menlo Park office on Tuesday for a field trip. The morning rain cleared up a […]
March 26, 2014

Computer Science Homework Was “The Most Fun” – Says Entrepreneur and Serial Technical Leader Kate Matsudaira

Kate Matsudaira is an experienced engineering leader, from VP of engineering to CTO, and is currently founder and CEO of Popforms. Prior to joining the startup […]
March 21, 2014

Hackbright Field Trip to New Relic’s San Francisco Office!

The Spring 2014 class of Hackbright Academy engineering fellows visited New Relic‘s San Francisco office on Thursday for a field trip. We enjoyed the coffee bar […]
March 20, 2014

Data nerd Zoe Kay, New Relic software engineer at work

Zoe Kay is a software engineer at New Relic’s San Francisco office. She made basic webpages before going studying social science at Portland State. She spent […]