December 19, 2019
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Interview with Jackie Anderson from Hackbright Admissions

Jackie Anderson is a friendly admissions counselor at Hackbright. We sat down with her to ask her a few questions about her work life and home […]
December 18, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Key Doby, Kirby Hutton, and Kristal Garcia

Key Doby Key, an SF native, has an MA in Education and prior to attending Hackbright, taught Adult ESL and developed new programs and curriculum to […]
December 11, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Jen Tseeng, Jessica Ho, and Kathlyn Paterson

Jen Tseeng After graduating from Cornell University with a Chemical Engineering degree, Jen joined Hewlett Packard in the R&D printing division as a system integration engineer. […]
December 9, 2019
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How to Become a Software Developer | Hackbright Academy

Sometimes it seems like there’s so much mystery around coding and programming, that it takes on an almost magical quality. And when people ask about how […]
December 4, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Fina Silva-Santisteban, Jenica Huang, and Jennifer Kim

Fina Silva-Santisteban Fina is a Data Analyst, Computer Science undergrad from Germany, and a new mom. In previous roles, she has worked on providing data insights […]
November 27, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Elizabeth Lawrence, Erin Forman, and Fatima Salman Mirza

Elizabeth Lawrence Elizabeth graduated from the University of Oregon with a B.A in Psychology. Shortly after, she became interested in technology working as a preschool teaching […]
November 20, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Catherine Scott, Christina Ling, and Claire Muwanguzi

Catherine Scott Originally from Florida, Catherine (Cat) aspired to follow her mom’s footsteps and become a software engineer. She started her journey in tech on the […]
November 19, 2019

What Does a Python Developer Do?

Simply put, a Python developer is a software engineer who uses Python as a programming language or code to create computer programs. But why choose Python […]
November 13, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Ashley Gesmundo, Ashley Ma, and Camilla Mahon

Ashley Gesmundo Prior to Hackbright Academy, Ashley worked for a wholesale gift & stationery company. Initially hired to manage the accounts receivables, she quickly proved to […]
November 5, 2019

How and Why to Learn Software Development

Software development and computer programming are the heart of the tech industry, and some of the most sought-after skills within the tech job market. As the […]
October 30, 2019

Python vs. Ruby: What’s the Difference?

At Hackbright Academy, we teach Python as a foundational language, but we think it’s important to know the difference between Ruby vs Python before you even […]
October 16, 2019

It Takes Courage to Change Careers

Change can be scary, no doubt about it. Even if you find yourself in a job situation that isn’t what you hoped for or imagined, it […]
September 27, 2019

What Can You Do With Python?

What can you do with Python? Quite a bit, actually. In fact, if you want to use Python for your projects, you’re not alone; Netflix, Facebook, […]
September 27, 2019

The 10 Best Software Engineering Blogs

Now that we’re into 2019, we wanted to share our top ten engineering blogs that the team here at Hackbright comes to time and again for […]
August 27, 2019

Hackbright Alumnae Showcase: Alisha Lopes

Alisha Lopes LinkedIn | GitHub Alisha graduated in 2011 with a health science degree in dental hygiene. For the eight years that followed, she enjoyed collaborating […]
August 19, 2019

You Can Go Back to School

What’s Stopping You From Going Back to School? If you’ve ever thought to yourself, “Can I even go back to school?”, we would like to tell […]