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Interface Web School Announces New Data Science Certificate

Interface Web School is continuing to expand, and we are thrilled to announce the new Fundamentals of Data Science Certificate. This certificate is offered through a partnership with Omaha Data Science Academy, a subsidiary of local predictive analytics firm Contemporary Analysis. Omaha Data Science Academy was started by Contemporary Analysis (CAN) president Nate Watson in JuneContinue Reading

Omaha Joins White House TechHire Initiative

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 for more Americans to access well-paying tech jobs and expanding local tech sectors in communities across the country.Continue Reading

Welcome Keith Station to the Interface Advisory Board!

We are excited to announce that Keith Station has joined the Interface Web School Advisory Board as a new member! Keith Station currently serves as Director of Business Relations at Heartland Workforce Solutions(HWS). His primary focus is to lead the strategic business engagement efforts for the local workforce investment board that serves Douglas, Sarpy, andContinue Reading

Interface Web School Co-Founder, Shonna Dorsey Wins National Recognition from InformationWeek

Omaha, Neb. (May 5, 2016)  — Entrepreneur and educator, Shonna Dorsey was honored by InformationWeek on Tuesday at its Elite 100 conference in Las Vegas. Dorsey, who is the Managing Director and Co-founder of Interface Web School in Omaha, was selected as the winner in the Women in Technology category. Other finalists in that categoryContinue Reading

Jason Hinze Expands His Omaha Tech Career With Front-End Web Development Course

“Put in the work and you’ll do well.” Interface alumnus, Jason Hinze spent more than a decade building WordPress sites as a freelancer and teaching technology to middle and high school students. He was ready for a career change, but as mid-career professional with a wife and two children, Jason needed a training program thatContinue Reading

So you think you can (or can’t!) code? Come to our open house August 3rd!

It’s no secret the tech industry is booming. There’s serious money to be made and fun to be had working for some of your favorite digital companies like Google, Facebook, and companies others right here in Nebraska like Flywheel, Hudl, and Elevate. Now that we’ve got your attention, we get what you’re thinking, “Yeah, butContinue Reading

What’s Next? Interface Web School – A Year in Review

We are thrilled by the success we and our graduates have experienced in our inaugural year at Interface Web School and excited by the passion and support we’ve felt from the business, technology and non-profit communities.  This year we’ve seen valuable partnerships blossom and our graduates thrive in ways we could only imagine at thisContinue Reading

From the Desk of the CIO of Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands, Nancy Williams

Note from Interface Web School’s Managing Director, Shonna Dorsey: The following post is from my mentor, friend and colleague – Nancy Williams, CIO of Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands. Interface and Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands are partnering to develop a program called the Midwest STEM Academy. In this post, Nancy sharesContinue 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

Interface Web School is on the move!

We are thrilled to announce our move to The Wareham at 1624 Mike Fahey Street in Omaha! Our new location gives students fantastic views of Creighton University, TD Ameritrade Park, First National Tower and much of the Omaha skyline. It also puts us in the same building as our sister company, Straight Shot. We areContinue Reading

Launch Day: June 12, 6p

Inaugural Launch Day Interface: The Web School is gearing up to present the addition of some major rising stars to the Omaha tech community. The ratio is 10 to one tech jobs to qualified individuals. Interface aims to bridge that gap. Interface Launch Day will be held at Lucky Bucket Brewing Company at 11941 CentennialContinue Reading

3 nonprofits, 3 student web developer teams, 1 grand prize – Launch Day

Interface: The Web School is gearing up to present the addition of some major rising stars to the Omaha tech community.  The ratio is 10 to 1 tech jobs to qualified individuals.  Interface aims to bridge that gap. Interface Launch Day will be held at Lucky Bucket Brewing Company  at 11941 Centennial Rd., Ste. 1 inContinue Reading