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What I Learned from Creating an App at the Age of 17

By Kat Slump

Anyone can have an idea- executing the idea is the challenge. There is something about the strategic path it takes to evolve an idea into something real, something executable. There are obstacles, many curve balls. But … Read the rest

Welcome .NET instructor Jesse Temple!

Interface Web School is excited to welcome .NET instructor Jesse Temple to the team!

2014.08.06 Jesse Temple PhotoJesse Temple, a Computer Engineer with Stone Fin Technology in Lincoln has joined Interface as a .NET course instructor! Jesse is a US Navy Veteran and … Read the rest

Lincoln Web Dev Project: Midwest Tech Education Fund

I’m Shonna Dorsey, Managing Director of Interface Web School and participant in the 10 week web developer training course in Lincoln. During this course, we are tasked with creating a web application to address a community/social cause we are … Read the rest

From a Student’s eyes

I’m Shonna Dorsey, one of the co-founders and the Managing Director of Interface Web School.  I have thoroughly enjoyed the experiences related to developing this program and I wanted to understand what it was like for my students to … Read the rest

Launch Day: June 12, 6p

Inaugural Launch Day

Interface: The Web School is gearing up to present the addition of some major rising stars to the Omaha tech community. The ratio is 10 to one tech jobs to qualified individuals. Interface aims to bridge that … Read the rest

3 nonprofits, 3 student web developer teams, 1 grand prize – Launch Day

Interface: The Web School is gearing up to present the addition of some major rising stars to the Omaha tech community.  The ratio is 10 to 1 tech jobs to qualified individuals.  Interface aims to bridge that gap.

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Student Story: Alan Peterson – from melting metal to visualizing data

Our next student story features Alan Peterson. He is currently working on a data visualization development project for Startup Genome. Alan’s story follows.

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Before Interface, I was working for ESPN in a support role where I handled customer service and … Read the rest

Pitches are in. Which are your favorites?

August workshop pitches are in!  Submissions came from talented pros in our community from UNL, Hudl, Creighton, Phase2 and others who are all excited about knowledge sharing and talent development. Now it’s your turn to vote for your favorites. We … Read the rest

Why your student should attend Interface

Are you the parent of a high school/college student?

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Did you know that any career your student decides to pursue (healthcare, education, social work, business, law, etc.) is likely to have an information technology component? Within the last 30 days … Read the rest

Thank you Aromas

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We are fortunate to work with people who are committed to advancing our community through creative and meaningful events/efforts/offerings. One of our favorite partnerships is with Autumn and Luke Pruitt of Aromas Coffeehouse.

Through this partnership, we’ve co-sponsored a Read the rest

Job Demand > Supply, Notes from a Tech Recruiter

I’m Dan Schellhorn, a Tech Recruiter for Client Resources, Inc.  As part of my role, I review current job openings and the candidate pool every day – I can confidently say that there is a disparity between the two. The … Read the rest

Discounts for teachers

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Are you an elementary, middle or high school teacher? Great news, we’d like to offer you 1/2 off the listed tuition price for Interface Web School’s Omaha based summer workshops.

Space is limited for this offer, so please … Read the rest

Student Story: Nick Roberts – then construction, now building the web

Next up, Nick Roberts. Nick is definitely one of the comedians of the spring session. He is also working with fellow student Mark Mohr to develop an app for American Heart Association – Omaha Sweethearts.  More info about Nick … Read the rest

Pitch it

This region is full of smart people – Big Omaha, meetups and other events prove this time and again. With this in mind, we want to open up our August workshop lineup to you. To make it a little Read the rest

Interface Interns

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We have designed and implemented an internship program for our students and community partners. The goal of this program is to provide additional opportunities for students to gain real world experience. During the internship, students receive feedback from our partners Read the rest

Agile Workshop Feedback

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As part of the spring session, we ran a track called ‘Analysis and Management’ which included training on the following topics:

  • Defining and refining a project’s scope
  • Gathering, analyzing, refining and prioritizing project requirements
  • Agile project management roles and responsibilities
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Web Basics: Lessons from the Inaugural Session

Hello. My name is Seth. I am Chief of Operations at Elevate and one of the Co-Founders of Interface: The Web School. I am also a student of the Interface program and I wanted to share with you the recent … Read the rest

What our students are saying

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We are entering our sixth week of classes and have several sets of feedback from students – I’d like to share a few. I’ve included steps we’ve taken to improve our courses and workshops to ensure we continue to deliver … Read the rest