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Top Five Reasons To Fall In Love With Programming

This Valentine's Day we want to express our love for programming - we've narrowed it to our top five.  We are particularly passionate for Python, the coding language which our full-stack curriculum emphasizes.  It's also used heavily in the data sc...

The Bright Side Of The Labor Market: Coding (No Pocket Protector Required)

At first glance, the labor market looks dour for many Millennials and Generation Z. In a 2015 report by McKinsey, the International Labour Organization estimates that 73.4 million people aged 15-24 are jobless. At the same time there seem to be job v...

Computational Science 101

Read tips from our Data Science instructor, Lesley Cordero, regarding how to get started in computational science. How does one get started in computational science? Assuming you have the proper background in whichever science you’re looking to a...

The 5 Hottest Topics in FinTech in India

As you might have heard, we have just recently found our way into the Silicon Valley of India, a.k.a. Bangalore! Following our first foray into India this month, we thought there was no better time to touch upon the hottest topics in the realm of Fin...

Women Better Coders Than Men? (Kick More Ass With Scholarships)

In the 1940's more than half of programmers were women, yet, that proportion hovers around 25% today.  Many studies find that the actual percentage of women is more like 10% - 20%.  When big tech companies revealed how few of their female employees...