Interface Web School

Graduate Stories

In 11 short weeks, graphic designer develops skills and confidence in WordPress Development

  Hi! I’m Josh Collinsworth, and I recently completed the Interface + Flywheel WordPress, PHP and MySQL Course. My background is in graphic design, and truthfully, I was initially reluctant to get into web design or development. Coding was never something I wanted to do per se; it was just something that, as a graphic designer,Continue Reading

Interface grad combines graphic design and new coding skills to land a great startup gig

“After graduating from Interface Web School I was hired as a creative associate at a small startup called Onpxl​. I believed Interface Web School helped prepare me for this job because they were specifically looking for a graphic designer with coding skills. I now spend the majority of my day working on web programming, webContinue Reading

Interface Alumnus, Aaron Onken Hired by Flywheel

by Katrina Markel Aaron Onken is a recent graduate of our 10-week, web development program and we are excited to announce it took him very little time to land a plum job. After completing our fall Ruby on Rails program he was hired as a Happiness Engineer by rapidly growing Omaha based WordPress hosting firm, Flywheel.Continue Reading

Student Story: Resourceful Mom – Michelle Vankat

Introducing someone who needs no introduction, Michelle Vankat! Michelle is not only a student in our 10 week full stack web developer training program, but has been a member of the Interface team since July 2014. We met Michelle while she was a student in our introduction to web development fundamentals course over the summer.Continue Reading

Student Story: Shelly Xiong

We would like to introduce you to one of our 10 Week Web Development Program students, Shelly Xiong. Shelly is a student a part of the First National Bank program.   Why did you join Interface School? “I really wanted to become a full stack developer and develop my skills in programming. I knew some ofContinue Reading

Student Story: Volleyball Coach and Baking Enthusiast: Michelle Pettit

We would like to introduce you to one of our 10 Week Web Development Program students, Michelle Pettit. As part of the 10 week program, Michelle is working on a process automation project for YMCA‘s Maple Street location with fellow Interface Web School students. Why did you decide to join Interface Web School? “I decided to joinContinue Reading

Student Story: Web Developer | Trend Transmitter | Fashion Stylist – Kristin Corman

We’d like to introduce you to Kristin Corman, a student in our 10 week Ruby web developer training program. Kristin’s has consulted for ESP Trendlab, Coats & Clark, the Intelligence Group and Skyelab for clients such as Microsoft, Levis, Pepsi, Absolut and Virgin Mobile. She’s traveled the world shooting and writing about trends on the street,Continue Reading

Student Story: Drone Builder & Artist – Steve Taylor

We are excited to introduce you to artist, drone builder and student, Steve Taylor. Steve is a participating in our fall 2014 10 week, Ruby web developer training program and will be sharing his progress via a new blog soon. Why did you decide to join Interface Web School? “I wanted to learn a newContinue Reading

Student Story: Matt Niblock – Former Pork Sales Manager

Next up, Matt Niblock. Matt is a former International Pork Sales Manager. He is now one of our students in the spring session of Interface Web School’s Web Development Track. We asked Matt about his experience at Interface so far. Here’s what he had to say: Though I had zero experience coming in, I haveContinue Reading

Student Story: Nick Chickinelli – College student and graphic designer

Meet Interface student Nick Chickinelli. Nick is a college student and a skilled graphic designer who wants to build products people want to experience. His story follows. I’m Nick Chickinelli. As a designer, I want to understand the products I design for. After completing an introductory programming course in college, I wanted to learn aContinue Reading

Student Story: Dave Orrick – Social Entrepreneur

Over the next couple of weeks and in preparation for Launch Day, we’d like to introduce our students to you. We’ve asked our students to share details about their decision to join Interface, thoughts on the program and plans after the 10 week track. Meet Interface student Dave Orrick. Dave is passionate about using technologyContinue Reading