Faced with the choice of being “that girl” or ignoring a little piece of sexism that got thrown right in my face. By Molly Trombley-McCann (Student, Dev Bootcamp) I am a pocket gopher. Last week, my Dev Bootcamp cohort received our official welcome email which included our official cohort designation: The Pocket Gophers of 2013! [...]
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Learn about the 6 uncommon things the women at Dev Bootcamp learned in the process of going from no formal programming experience to finding jobs as software developers at top companies in 10 weeks. By Janet Chang (Alumn, Dev Bootcamp) It has been almost three months since the end of my software development training at [...]
At my next hackathon, the biggest change I will make in my approach is to start with a more reasonable scope of project. By Alyssa Ravasio (Student, Dev Bootcamp) This weekend, I learned that a hackathon is a microcosm of a startup. Initially, both are just ideas. As much as you want to build the [...]
I also found that I now can’t wait to wake up in the morning just so I can keep coding and making stuff. By Natasha Murashev (Software Engineer, Hipmunk) Learning to code is one the hardest thing I’ve ever done, and I can’t believe I actually stuck to it and didn’t quit. To be honest, [...]
From one-day classes to Stanford courses, Natasha continues learning to code at Dev Bootcamp. By Natasha Murashev (Student, Dev Bootcamp) Learning to code is one of the most challenging things I’ve accomplished in my life to date. It is also the accomplishment that I’m most proud of. The journey started two years ago when I [...]
“Everyone contributed their skills, which was perfect. We had an iPhone developer, an Android developer, a few Rails developers including myself…” By Natasha Murashev (Student, Dev Bootcamp) Today, I participated in my very first Hackathon, and what an experience! So far, I’ve been building apps on my own, so this was the first time I [...]