January 26, 2018

Naomi Parker Fraley TGIF

TGIF! This week, we bid adieu to a feminist icon, learned about new programs promoting diversity and inclusion in tech, and celebrated the bonds and support […]
January 25, 2018
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Hackbright Academy Is Coming to the South Bay!

You spoke and we listened! Due to popular request, Hackbright is coming to the South Bay! We’re excited to announce a San Jose sister to our […]
January 23, 2018
NEW Part-Time Software Engineering Program

Q & A: The New Hackbright Part-Time Software Engineering Program

12-weeks can be a long time to step away from a paycheck, job, and other commitments. That’s why we’re always asking for feedback and determining if […]
January 19, 2018

Industry Updates On Programming Languages TGIF

TGIF! This week, we caught up with industry updates on programming languages, bootcamps, and diversity and inclusion in hiring and interviewing. Check back at the end […]
January 16, 2018
Diversifying Your Workforce: Why and How?

Diversifying Your Workforce: Why and How?

Today, businesses have to be more competitive than ever. Nimbler, smarter, faster, more connected. One easy way to strengthen your company and connect it more deeply […]
January 12, 2018

#Changetheratio TGIF

TGIF! In the wake of #MeToo, the Golden Globes and #TimesUp, and CES, this week’s reading focused on how allies to equality, diversity, inclusion can make an […]
January 9, 2018

Why Checkr Hires From Hackbright Academy

Why hire a bootcamp grad? What do you look for in a technical interview? Engineering Lead at Checkr, Vannaro Lim sat down with Course Report, a […]
January 5, 2018

New Year 2018 TGIF

TGIF! We’re kicking off the New Year with a new weekly post with industry updates, articles, and anything else we’re finding relevant. Check back at the […]
January 4, 2018

Announcing Our NEW Part-Time Software Engineering Program!

You spoke, and we listened. We’re thrilled to announce Hackbright’s Part-Time Software Engineering Program. Same intensive curriculum as the Full-Time Program, but in a convenient evening and […]
January 2, 2018

Meet the Mentors: Top Hackbright Mentors in 2017

Looking back as we start the New Year, we’re grateful for many things. In 2017, we celebrated our fifth anniversary, launched our Hackbright Ambassadors program, and, […]
December 28, 2017

Meet Ilana Fried – Founder of Gynopedia

Ilana (Lani) Fried is a nonprofit founder, educator, and product manager, originally from San Francisco. She completed Hackbright’s Full-Time Sofware Engineering Program in Spring 2013, and […]
December 20, 2017

Amplifying Change Through Tech: Meet Hackbright Alumna Ali Glenesk

Meet Ali Glenesk. An unstoppable Hackbright graduate from the full-time software engineering class of November 2017, she not only ran seven marathons in seven days across […]
December 18, 2017

Top STEM Gifts for Kids

The holidays are well underway, and in the spirit of giving, we’ve compiled our favorite STEM – and STEAM: science, technology, engineering, arts, and math – […]
December 13, 2017

Awesome Web Apps Built by Female Engineers

In Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week full-time Software Engineering Program, students build impressive web apps in just four weeks! Get ready to be inspired by these amazing women […]
December 7, 2017

Introducing the Hackbright Ambassadors Program

This year marked a number of milestones for Hackbright. We celebrated our five year anniversary, crossed the threshold of over 600 graduates, and launched our alumnae […]
December 5, 2017

From Product Manager to Software Engineer: Meet Hackbright Alumna Rachel Traina-Grandon

“Though it can be rocky at first, it’s reassuring to know that many people have been in your shoes before and come out on the other […]