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AIM Code School Student Spotlight: Alex Sieckmann

Alex Sieckmann went from working a string of part-time jobs to becoming an Application Development Intern at financial services provider Fiserv, thanks to the AIM Code School (formerly Interface: the Web School).

After an intro class, Sieckmann decided to give … Read the rest

AIM Code School Student Spotlight: Connor Sabatka

Connor Sabatka’s interests range widely, encompassing everything from marketing and design to science and technology. Like a lot of people with diverse interests and talents, choosing a career path was hard for Connor. But a pivotal conversation with a friend … Read the rest

Interface Student Spotlight: Bridget Berry

Bridget Berry has lived an exciting life. The recent Interface grad has been an accessories designer in NYC, an English teacher in China, and a project coordinator in Wellington, New Zealand. She is passionate about sustainable living, food policy, travel, … Read the rest

Interface Student Spotlight: Zack Smith

Recently, we caught up with Interface grad Zack Smith, an App Support Specialist at LTi Technology Solutions. Smith took our Foundations of Web Development course shortly after moving to Omaha. The class opened doors for him: he enjoyed being able … Read the rest

Join AIM Interface School for Custom Corporate Training and enhance the skills of your existing team

Through Interface’s Custom Corporate Training opportunities, our staff and instructors work closely with partner organizations to develop curriculum, evaluate student performance, and provide post-graduate assistance for candidates who complete the program. Customs program vary in duration and topic depending on … Read the rest

.NET and Java classes are starting soon — apply today for an AIM scholarship

Interface Web School

If you’ve built interactive websites on your own using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and you’re ready to learn how to build more complex web applications, then consider an AIM Interface specialization course in .NET or Java to take your web … Read the rest

Interface grad Alyssa Wilson wants more people to know tech is cool

“I feel like Interface lit the fire in me to be more aggressive with accomplishing what I want in my life,” says Alyssa Wilson, a graduate of the Interface Web School.

After a career in visual publications and graphic design, … Read the rest

Interface grad Joe Pollard checks in

After graduating, Joe Pollard launched his tech career with a new position as an Application Developer at First Data. We checked in with him for a Q&A to talk about his Interface journey.

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Eric Swanson, aka Deejay Sweetlife, Engineers Happiness through Technology Thanks to AIM and the Interface Web School

He wanted to know “how the things that control us work.”

He took a 12-week Java class at the AIM Interface School. Then he took another one on web development.

And then, everything began to fall into place.

Over the … Read the rest

Specialized Courses at Interface School Help Employers Meet Their IT Needs

Interface Web School

Although the Midwest’s tech ecosystem is flourishing, companies still struggle to meet their technical needs. Available jobs outpace the supply of workers who possess crucial IT skills, especially in cybersecurity, risk mitigation, and business process efficiency. The 2018 Harvey Nash … Read the rest

Tony Veland on how AIM Grows the Midwest Tech Pipeline

Tony Veland, AIM Institute’s Director of Business Development, sat down with Brittnay Therese of News Channel Nebraska last Sunday to discuss AIM, the Interface Web School, the Brain Exchange, and how AIM helps build Nebraska’s burgeoning tech pipeline. Watch the Read the rest

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.

The quarterly meetup will Read the rest

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.

“I spend about Read the rest

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