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 […]
November 29, 2017

8 Awesome Gift Ideas for Techies

We all have that person on our list that makes it impossible to get them some generic accessory or knickknack. Unique or specialized interests don’t always […]
November 20, 2017

The Tech World and The “D” Word

Robyn Lundin is a Software Engineer based in Seattle, WA. Prior to graduating Hackbright in August 2017, she was the Co-Founder and CEO of Nöje, a […]
November 15, 2017

A Beginner’s Guide to Python

Is Python the “best” first coding language? What can you build and what types of jobs can you get with Python skills? Meggie Mahnken, Senior Director […]
November 8, 2017

Biological Psychology Major Turned Techie: Meet Olivia Bettaglio

No matter your major or current career, you can always change your mind and your path. That’s what Hackbright alumna Olivia Bettaglio did. Now a software […]
November 1, 2017

Amazing Web Apps Built by Women Engineers

In Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week Software Engineering Fellowship, students build impressive web apps in just four weeks! Get ready to be inspired by these amazing women and […]
October 25, 2017

Meet Katie Byers: Instructor for Hackbright’s Software Engineering Program

Katie Byers is an instructor and cohort manager for Hackbright Academy’s Software Engineering Fellowship. She graduated from the Software Engineering Program in the fall of 2015 […]
October 11, 2017

Getting Back into the Corporate World After 10 Years: Meet Dee Li

Dee Li was a marketing pro turned stay-at-home-mom who was afraid to return to the corporate world after a 10-year hiatus. She found the Hackbright Prep […]
October 5, 2017

Alumna Spotlight: How Jamie Corley Built TheBridge

Interested in Hackbright success stories? Look no further than Jamie Corley. In addition to forging a respectable career for herself in communications, Hackbright alumna Jamie Corley […]
September 18, 2017

Incredible Web Apps Built by Female Engineers

In Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week software engineering fellowship, students built impressive web apps in just 4 weeks! Get ready to be inspired by these amazing women and […]