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Instructor Profile: Veronica Lino, Web Development

Veronica Lino started her career as an engineer at NASA, writing code for simulation software. It was there that she became interested in web development, taught herself to code websites, and started moonlighting as a freelance web developer. 
Published 22nd September 2022
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Instructor Profile: Jose Tollinchi, Web Development

DigitalCrafts instrcutor Jose Tollinchi’s interest in technology began when he was a young child. As a kid he would tinker with electronic devices, fascinated by how they worked and what they could do. “They couldn’t give me anything battery operated because I would take it apart,” he reminisces. 
Published 16th September 2022
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Instructor Profile: Michael Costner, Data Analytics

Michael Costner has always been a big baseball fan. It was his love for the game and following the player statistics that ignited his interest in data. Every statistic is tracked in a baseball game, batting averages, earned run average, and of course, wins and losses. He was fascinated by the way they use numbers and data in sports and how important it is to the game.

 

Published 2nd August 2022
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Instructor Profile: Greg Kipper, Cybersecurity

Greg Kipper started his career in cybersecurity more than 25 years ago working in military intelligence in the U.S. Army. It was there that he discovered his love for technology and how  critical it is to our safety and security. 

Published 17th May 2022
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Macs Vs PCs Choosing For Your Bootcamp

Deciding on a Mac or PC for your bootcamp is dependent on a number of factors that go beyond personal preference. While individual software and other equipment requirements are included in the syllabus for each bootcamp, the type of computer you choose hinges on a number of factors.

Published 6th May 2022
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5 Traits of a Successful Bootcamp Student

Just like any other educational endeavor, learning in a bootcamp will be challenging, but it can help you grow and expand your professional opportunities. Bootcamps will also require a high level of commitment and hard work. With that said, here are some traits that make for successful bootcamp students. 

Published 20th April 2022
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Instructor Profile: Gareth Marchant, Cybersecurity Bootcamp

DigitalCrafts Cybersecurity instructor Gareth Marchant started his professional career as an electrical engineer making microcircuits for Motorola cell phones. This role was a major turning point in his career. It gave him a deep understanding of computers, and was a key driver in his pivot to the information technology field.  

Published 4th April 2022
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Advice For Women In Tech

Did you know only 26% of computing-related jobs are held by women? While women have made great strides in the fields of technology, there’s still a long way to go to achieve equity.

Published 31st March 2022
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Meet the Instructor: UX Design Bootcamp

Meet Brittany Bellanca, Instructor of the inaugural UX Design bootcamp. Brittany is a web, visual, and experience designer with roots in psychology, education, and startups. She received her MA from the University of Florida in Mass Communication with a specialization in Web Design and Online Communication.

Published 16th March 2022
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Considering a Career in UX Design? Watch this Instructor Q&A

Leading up to the May start, UX Design Instructor Brittany Bellanca took part in live Q&A to discuss what to expect from the course and what sets DigitalCrafts apart from other bootcamps.

Published 4th March 2022
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