Student Stories

How I Won My First Blockchain Hackathon: Newbie Hacker’s Guide

Below we interview Gabby, a former Wealth Planning Analyst who enrolled in Byte Academy’s Introductory Python Foundation program.  Although he could not persuade his classmates, Gabby signed up for his first hackathon - the Linnia Protocol Blockch...

Student Interview: From Aerospace To Blockchain CTO

Meet recent grad Stephane Gallet, whose background includes founding a travel company (based in Brazil) and aerospace.  Even before  graduating Byte's immersive blockchain  bootcamp program, Stephane was offered a role as Chief Technology Officer ...

How To Choose The Right Tech Stack For You

Written by Byte Academy student, Jason Pruski To Learn Programming the Right Way, Choose Your Tech Stack Carefully Before choosing a full stack coding bootcamp,  I did my due diligence (as I recommend anyone should) on both bootcamps and the cur...

A Banker’s Guide To Winning His First Hackathon

Hackathons aren't all about  glasses, geeks, pocket-protectors, and Red Bull, although such stereotypes may turn off many from entering them... This may have been the case with Dan Griffin, a self proclaimed "finance guy," who had considered enter...

Student Interview: Coding Bootcamp to Data Integration Engineer

Nathaniel - "Nat" - Greenwald, a statistics major in his twenties, decided to break into data science by enrolling in Byte Academy coding bootcamp.  Nat now has an exciting career working as a data integration engineer in the AdTech industry.  Read...