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“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
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.
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
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
At AIM Interface School, we believe in empowering the Greater Omaha workforce through convenient and affordable tech education. To provide greater opportunity, we’ve partnered with community builders to offer a variety of financial support opportunities for our students, so you … Read the rest
In January 2017, Interface Web School formally joined AIM — “an innovative not-for-profit community organization that grows, connects and inspires the tech talent ecosystem.” AIM and Interface Web School have enjoyed a very close working relationship over the past two … Read the rest
The founders and staff of Interface Web School are extremely excited to announce that the assets of Interface have been acquired by AIM! Check out all the details and what this means for the Omaha tech community in this … Read the rest
Interface Web School has had an amazing year! Check out our infographic below to find some cool stats and incredible milestones.
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Omaha Joins 19 Other Communities in Today’s Announcement by the White House Dedicated to Support National Tech Talent Development and Retention Efforts
Omaha has been chosen by the White House as one of 20 TechHire communities dedicated to creating pathways … Read the rest
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“A career in information technology can be transformative – literally opening a world of possibilities.” – Kevin Ortman
The Interface Web School team is thrilled to welcome Kevin Ortman to the Interface Advisory Board!
Kevin is a hiring manager at … Read the rest
“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