Designing a New Future: How Rebecca Gemeinhardt Went From Art School...

Rebecca Gemeinhardt went in for an interview with Shell not knowing what to expect. “I didn’t think it would be real. I thought it...

From the Classroom to a Career: How Becoming a TA Helped...

Faced with the stressful decision that all high school seniors encounter, Caleb Martinez made a choice that would put him on an exciting path. At...

After Learning to Code, Darlene Holland Helps Young Women Do The...

As a science teacher and professor, Darlene Holland has noticed a trend in STEM fields. “When minority and female students don’t see themselves represented in...

This is Your Brain on Coding: 5 Skills You Hone in...

When you sign up for a coding boot camp, you know you’re going to graduate with an understanding of the subject. JavaScript, jQuery, React:...

This Airforce Vet Reignited His Passion for Coding and Landed at...

Cesar Perez felt like something was wrong. He was studying software engineering at college, but his lifelong passion for all things technology was fading. “My...

Trilogy’s New Chief Product Officer: Why I’m Excited for the Road...

After seven years at Pearson, the world’s oldest and largest global education company, I’m thrilled to join Trilogy Education, perhaps the world’s fastest growing...

Penn LPS’s First Class of Coding Boot Camp Grads Thrive in...

She worked a day job in fundraising. He picked up night shifts as a grave digger. Despite their very different lines of work, Nora...

Coding for the Community: How One KU Boot Camp Student Elevated...

Reggie Brown has always looked for ways to contribute to his Kansas City community. But after joining Kansas University’s Coding Boot Camp, he realized...

More Than Just Google: Why Tech Needs are Universal

Once upon a time, tech jobs were only in the tech industry. Passionate techies had their hearts set on working for the Googles, Apples,...

From Bike Shop Manager to Developer: Denver Resident Fred Lintz’s Big...

From age 15, Fred Lintz worked in bike shops—as a technician, sales rep, and then manager. He loved it, but knew it wasn’t what...

Passion Led Us Here: Three Tech Leaders Share Their Advice for...

Whether you began coding in kindergarten or barely touched a computer until your first job, it’s never too late to learn valuable coding skills....

Rice University & Trilogy Education Bring Data Analytics Boot Camp to...

With the labor market the tightest it's been in a generation, Houston employers are hungry for data-savvy talent. Roles like data scientist, data analyst and research analyst rank...

How a C-Suite Harvard MBA Learned to “Talk Tech” at Boot...

Taking the road less traveled can mean many different things. For some, it could mean dropping everything and traveling the world at age 60....

When Opportunity Comes Knocking: How Lisa Freedman Started Coding at Age...

When Toronto resident Lisa Freedman found out she had breast cancer, she asked herself a simple question. What’s my passion? At 58, the legal...

When Mohammed Wardeh Needed a Hand, He Got It. Now, It’s...

For most of his adult experience, Mohammed Wardeh searched tirelessly for a better life—for himself and his family. During this quest, he travelled from...

Here’s How Microsoft and IBM Are Tackling the Digital Skills Gap—And...

Last year in the U.S., 49,291 students graduated with a degree in computer science. That sounds like a lot, until you realize that there...

At Georgia Tech’s Boot Camp, Students Take Coding to the Skies

On the first day of their Georgia Tech Coding Boot Camp, Thomas Yeager, Alexander Gonzalez, and Geoffrey Goodwin walked into class separately. Four months...

The Machines Are Taking Over Menial Work—But Tech Skills Are In...

2030. That’s the year that the current demand for advanced IT and programming skills will nearly double. That’s right: with the widespread adoption of...

Embrace Confusion: Instructor David Hallinan Shares His Advice For Learning How...

Editor's Note: This piece originally written by Andrew Guest appeared on the UC Berkeley Extension Voices Blog. It is reprinted here with UC Berkeley's permission.  Learning...

Techless to Tech Teacher: How Nelly Sugira Used Passion to Land...

As Nelly Sugira watched his students give their project presentations, he started to cry. The first-time coding instructor at the UC Davis Extension Coding...