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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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Appsky Labs to Offer Post-Graduation Opportunities

Interface Web School is excited announce a partnership with Appsky Labs

Appsky LabsAppsky Labs, LLC is a unique business that focuses on developing high-quality software at affordable rates with quick turn-arounds. The company works with small- to medium-sized local Read the rest

How Jonathan Starkey Built a New Career at 43

“It’s been a great journey. I’m thankful for Interface Web School, and I love my new job. It’s been a life changer.” – Jonathan Starkey

By Jonathan Starkey

Jonathan Starkey, Interface Grad

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2016 Year in Review

Interface Web School has had an amazing year! Check out our infographic below to find some cool stats and incredible milestones.

2016 Year in Review
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Get a Free National Career Readiness Certification at Interface Web School

Interface School is excited to announce that we are providing a new career readiness resource to our students and graduates. 

Interface will be providing the National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC), a career readiness assessment developed by ACT and coordinated by Read the rest

How to Turn Interface Courses into a College Degree

“Tech isn’t going anywhere – it’s going to continue to grow and explode.” – Shonna Dorsey

On the 50th anniversary of Bellevue University, Dean Mary Dobransky of the College of Science and Technology met with Shonna and me for a Read the rest

From Sales Consulting to Web Development, Meet Juan Aguero

“I would definitely recommend Interface to others. Our instructor and mentors were always willing to help. Everybody at Interface would go out of their way to answer your questions without hesitation.” -Juan Aguero

Juan AgueroJuan Aguero has worked in retail sales Read the rest

JumpstartLabs – Training + Internship Program Candidates Announced!

Today, final JumpstartLabs candidates were selected and announced. JumpstartLabs is a new training and internship program supported by Nebraska Department of Labor’s CONNECT Grant in partnership with Interface: The Web School, and BCom Solutions. The final mirandagroup of candidates … Read the rest

Web Development Opportunities for Rural Nebraska with BCom Solutions and Interface Web School

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BCom Solutions and Interface Web School introduced JumpstartLabs––a collaboration between BCom Solutions and Interface Web School to bring web development opportunities to rural and remote communities throughout the state.
JumpstartLabs is an employment program designed for CONNECT grant recipients.… Read the rest

Welcome Hannah Olson to the Interface Team!

We are excited to welcome Hannah Olson to the team! Hannah will be managing social media and marketing campaigns for Interface: The Web School. More about Hannah follows:

hannahHannah Olson is an Omaha native with a passion for marketing and … Read the rest

About Face: Single Dad Becomes Web Developer – Jason Heuwinkel

About Face is a new Interface Web School video series featuring graduates sharing their stories including details about the decision making process to pursue training with us to career updates since completing a course with us.

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Welcome New Interface Advisor, Jess Collicott

We are excited to welcome talented Omaha based tech pro, Jess Collicott, to the team of Interface Web School advisors! Jess brings years of consulting, web development, relationship management and Agile project management expertise to the team. Thank you, … Read the rest

Welcome Summer Operations Apprentice Charlie Cuddy to the Interface Team!

We are excited to welcome Charlie Cuddy to the team as a Summer Operations Management Apprentice! More about Charlie’s background and his motivation to support the mission and vision of Interface Web School follows:

Charlie-14Charlie Cuddy just finished his sixth … Read the rest

Stay-At-Home Mom Reboots Career in Tech with Interface

by Katrina Markel

“Interface gave me a chance to prove that I’ve still got it.” – Danisha H.

Prior to becoming a stay-at-home, Danisha had ten years of experience as a technical writer at big-name companies, but despite being a … Read the rest

4th Dimensional Thinking & the Mind Palace – Week 1 Java Blog

The following post is from Spring 2016 Java Developer Course student, Kevin. Stay tuned for more blog posts regarding his experience in the course. Thank you Kevin for taking time to share your experience with us.

The Six Stages of

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Proposals for Java Course Projects Now Being Accepted!

As part of our 15 week courses, students have the opportunity to build a dynamic and data driven website for a local nonprofit and we are now accepting project proposals for the Spring 2016 Java course!

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Interface Welcomes New Youth Web Developer Instructor – Gretchen Larsen

We are excited to welcome new Youth Web Developer Course instructor, Gretchen Larsen to the Interface team!

GretchenGretchen studied linguistics and cognitive sciences at Wellesley College, where she was introduced to writing simple code to run statistical analyses for … Read the rest

Class Notes – PHP, MySQL & WordPress

Coding boot camps started popping up on both coasts around 2011. I’ve always been intrigued yet it never seemed like the right time. When I moved from Los Angeles back to my hometown of Omaha in 2014 I was more … Read the rest

So you think you can (or can’t!) code? Come to our open house August 3rd!

It’s no secret the tech industry is booming. There’s serious money to be made and fun to be had working for some of your favorite digital companies like Google, Facebook, and companies others right here in Nebraska like Flywheel, Hudl, … Read the rest

In 11 short weeks, graphic designer develops skills and confidence in WordPress Development

Josh Collinsworth
Josh Collinsworth

 

Hi! I’m Josh Collinsworth, and I recently completed the Interface + Flywheel WordPress, PHP and MySQL Course.

My background is in graphic design, and truthfully, I was initially reluctant to get into web design or development. Coding was … Read the rest

Interface Alumnus, Aaron Onken Hired by Flywheel

by Katrina Markel

Aaron Onken is a recent graduate of our 10-week, web development program and we are excited to announce it took him very little time to land a plum job. After completing our fall Ruby on Rails program

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Which course is for me?

With  many great options to learn how to code with Interface Web School this spring, you may wonder which course is best for you. Details about the types of opportunities available based on the language you choose learn follows.

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New Flywheel Sponsored WordPress Course!

 

flywheel_logoDuring the Flywheel sponsored PHP, MySQL and WordPress course, participants will learn the skills required to start careers in WordPress development. The Flywheel team will participate in candidate selection for the course and all students selected to join … 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