Hackbright News Dec 15, 2014

Hackbright Academy, the engineering school for women, is hiring for full-time positions in our office/classroom in San Francisco. Hackbright runs a quarterly engineering fellowship for women, developer courses at night, and...


Hackbright Field Trips Nov 11, 2014

Hackbright Academy’s Fall 2014 engineering fellows visited Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco last week! Thanks to diversity tech recruiter Kate Fiedelman, the students were treated to a tour of the...


Alum Nov 4, 2014

Understanding the Ratio: How to detect female-friendly work culturesBy Katie Thomas (Hackbright Academy – fall 2013 class)

Countless articles have been written about “Women in Tech”. Yet, when I think back...

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Student Blogs Oct 30, 2014

Current Hackbright engineering fellow Wendy Dherin is deep into her fifth week at Hackbright Academy, and she has been regularly documenting her Hackbright experience. This blog post provides insight into...

Hackbright Application Tips – From your Fall 2014 Cohort!

Hackbright News Oct 27, 2014

By Kristen Yarbough (Admissions, Hackbright Academy)

We sent our enrolled students a survey asking about our admissions process. Thirty of our forty students responded, and we’re excited to share some of...


Hackbright News Oct 24, 2014

By Angie Chang (Vice President, Strategic Partnerships)

Hackbright Academy is an engineering school for women, focused on outcomes and helping people transition their careers into more technical roles – like software...


Hackbright Video Oct 22, 2014

Researcher and engineer (and Hackbright mentor!) Steve Tjoa spoke at Hackbright Academy about music information retrieval in Python on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at Hackbright Academy in San Francisco.

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Hackbright News Oct 16, 2014

Become a Software Engineer this January 2015!

Hackbright Academy is currently accepting applications for our Winter Software Engineering Fellowship and we encourage you to apply! The next fellowship begins in January 2015, right...


Alum, Hackbright News Oct 7, 2014

A Graceful Exit won “Best Internet Connected Hardware” by building a beautiful, functional LED visualization of bus arrival times. Below, the team members share their technical journey during the 2-day Silicon...


Hackbright News Oct 1, 2014

Our annual Silicon Chef hardware hackathon (September 27-28, 2014 in San Francisco) was a hit, thanks to our brilliant participants and mentors! Over 200 people joined the two-day event at...