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Danielle Wegman finds success in software development field with the help of Interface

When Danielle Wegman started looking into coding schools last December, she didn’t know exactly what she was looking for, but she knew one thing for certain.

“It was clear that I needed to make a big change in my life … Read the rest

Local WOWT Coverage of Interface


WOWT recently interviewed Interface director Ellen Myer and recent graduate Danielle Wegman on Interface’s role in supporting the tech community in Omaha. Check it out!

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Interface and The Case for COBOL

In the 1950’s a computer scientist  named, Grace Hopper developed COBOL (Common Business Oriented Language), a high-level programming language that is still used widely today.

While old and––to some––dated, COBOL has entrenched the business and banking industry worldwide.  And transitioning … Read the rest

Highlander grad says coding class helped provide focus for her future

Rosharra Owens

(Photo: Rosharra Owens at Iowa Western Community College, May 9, 2018.)

COUNCIL BLUFFS – For Rosharra Owens, learning to build websites was part of rebuilding her life after a series of unfortunate events left her living in a homeless shelter, Read the rest

Interface, VA partner to offer tech training for veterans

AIM Institute, Interface: the Web School and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs are partnering to give veterans new opportunities to develop in-demand technology skills.

The Nebraska Department of Education has approved Interface: The Web School courses to be eligible Read the rest

New Tech Talent meetup aims to connect job seekers and employers

AIM Institute is expanding its Tech Concierge program for job seekers with a new Tech Talent meetup.

The first event took place Thursday, April 19, and featured speaker Marco Floreani with the Omaha Chamber of Commerce.

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Breaking down barriers for women in tech

Naomi See

 

Naomi See is committed to helping and supporting women in tech, mainly because of all the messages she got along the way saying tech was a path she couldn’t or shouldn’t pursue.

Naomi is a software analyst at West Read the rest

Omaha executive outlines his approach to data visualization, organizational success

OMAHA, NE – Gautham Pallapa has some closely-held beliefs when it comes to big data, organizational success, and finding your footing in the data science realm.

Gautham oversees dozens of developers and engineers in his role as vice president of Read the rest

Interface Web School welcomes new instructor Rachel Fox

Rachel FoxRachel Fox comes to Interface Web School with extensive experience as a technical trainer and web developer, and can’t wait to help students pursue their dreams.

She will teach the January Foundations of Web Development course.

“My desire for this Read the rest

Graduate Success Story: Melissa-Ann Dailey

Melissa-Ann Dailey

Melissa Ann-Dailey took the Interface Foundations of Web Development course in 2015, and is now a user experience graphic web designer at Oriental Trading Company.

She is responsible for daily content design and maintenance of multiple websites.

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Interface partner Appsky Labs wins pitch competition

AIM Careerlink and Interface Web School are congratulating our partners at Appsky Labs on a big win.

Appsky Labs CEO Taylor Korensky took away the top prize in the TS Bank Rev Pitch competition on December 1.

The competition gives Read the rest

Interface welcomes Kent Smotherman, first full-time instructor

Interface Web School is welcoming Kent Smotherman as the school’s first full-time instructor. But when he joined Interface on a part-time basis three years ago, teaching coding wasn’t necessarily on his radar.

Smotherman met Interface founder Shonna Dorsey after responding Read the rest

Interface grad animates videos with custom code

Erica Johnson at Do SpaceOMAHA, NE — Erica Johnson’s passion for video began at age 14, when her father became a pastor, and needed her help building his ministry.

“My brother, sister and I all got separate sections, and I got media,” she … Read the rest

AIM Interface School: Highlander teaches students real-world tech skills

Interface Web School is proud to partner with Seventy Five North to offer AIM Interface School: Highlander, a part-time, 10-week course focused on teaching the skills needed to build interactive websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and an introduction … Read the rest

Top four desired traits of a career in tech

The list of reasons why someone may want to pursue a career in tech is sure to be long and varied. However, based on a recent Interface graduate poll, there are a universal wants and needs. Results follow.

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Graduate combines her loves into a new career with the help of AIM Interface

Kelly Stark was working as a special education paraprofessional before coming to Interface School. She already had a Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree and had been working in the human services industry for over 10 years, but felt like … Read the rest

The Next Step in Career Readiness

AIM Interface School is excited to announce a new resource to help you achieve your career goals. You can now complete the National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC) for free through AIM Interface School.

What’s NCRC?

NCRC is a career readiness Read the rest

Exclusive Scholarships and Financial Support at AIM Interface School

At AIM Interface School, we believe in empowering the Greater Omaha workforce through convenient and affordable tech education. To provide greater opportunity, we’ve partnered with community builders to offer a variety of financial support opportunities for our students, so you Read the rest

Learn the Fundamentals of Digital Marketing in our Newest Track

Interface School is excited to announce our newest accelerated learning track in digital marketing!

This new track was developed in response to the growing demand for digital marketing professionals, a career path categorized by its flexibility, fast-paced nature, Read the rest

Under AIM, Interface Joins Nonprofit Sector

In January 2017, Interface Web School formally joined AIM — “an innovative not-for-profit community organization that grows, connects and inspires the tech talent ecosystem.” AIM and Interface Web School have enjoyed a very close working relationship over the past two Read the rest

How a Single Mom of 3 Made a Career in Web Development

“I liked that I went from zero knowledge to being able to create a complete website from scratch.” -Miranda Tharp

Miranda Tharp was frustrated with working customer service jobs. She had held positions from student loans to insurance and felt Read the rest

How David Dugger Went From Homeless to Project Manager

“In a total of about 16 months, I went from homeless, jobless, with just $70 to my name (and $50,000 in debt) to Web Development Project Manager at a multimillion dollar company here in Omaha.” – David Dugger

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