“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
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.
Interface: How did you connect with Interface?… Read the rest
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
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, 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
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
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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!
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
(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
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.
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
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, 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
Rachel 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
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
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 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
OMAHA, 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
The list of reasons why someone may want to pursue a career in tech is sure to be long and varied. However, based on a recent Interface graduate poll, there are a universal wants and needs. Results follow.
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Kelly Stark was working as a special education paraprofessional before coming to Interface School. She already had a Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree and had been working in the human services industry for over 10 years, but felt like … Read the rest
AIM Interface School is excited to announce a new resource to help you achieve your career goals. You can now complete the National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC) for free through AIM Interface School.
NCRC is a career readiness … Read the rest
“I would learn everything quickly, then it would just get monotonous and I would lose interest and … Read the rest