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The Come Up Series: Golang Mini Academy – Antonija Kolobaric (she/they), PhD Student, University of Pittsburgh

Reading Time: 2 minutes What interested you in learning Golang with WITPGH? I wanted to join a community of strong, intelligent, and like-minded folks to learn new skills and develop new friendships. What is your favorite aspect of programming? Discovering new problems that challenge me, and being out of … Continue readingThe Come Up Series: Golang Mini Academy – Antonija Kolobaric (she/they), PhD Student, University of Pittsburgh

The Come Up Series: Golang Mini Academy – Erika Hernández (she/her), Software Developer

Reading Time: 3 minutes What interested you in learning Golang with WITPGH? I was interested in discovering a new programming language guided by an instructor and to find a way to make use of it in the IT field. I was also interested in meeting new people, sharing experiences … Continue readingThe Come Up Series: Golang Mini Academy – Erika Hernández (she/her), Software Developer

The Come Up Series: Golang Mini Academy – Jes (she/her), Associate Software Engineer

Reading Time: < 1 minute What interested you in learning Golang with WITPGH? To expand my programming language knowledge. Go seems to be used by more companies recently. What is one success that you are the most proud of in your tech career?  Automating various task to minimize needed work … Continue readingThe Come Up Series: Golang Mini Academy – Jes (she/her), Associate Software Engineer

Hacking Barriers Spotlight: Stacy Norrington (she/her), Front End Developer

Reading Time: 3 minutes “Don’t second guess yourself or let doubt keep you from taking a chance on yourself.” What prompted you to explore a career in tech? I wanted something new and had always been interested in tech What is your ideal tech job? Software Developer or Cyber … Continue readingHacking Barriers Spotlight: Stacy Norrington (she/her), Front End Developer

Hacking Barriers Spotlight: Gina (she/her), Python Development

Reading Time: 3 minutes “Don’t be afraid to challenge yourself for the better, or of learning great skills, no matter how hard it “looks”. It may end up being your greatest accomplishment.” What prompted you to explore a career in tech? Seeing family and friends constantly use technology, led … Continue readingHacking Barriers Spotlight: Gina (she/her), Python Development

Hacking Barriers Spotlight: Sydnie Gandy (she/her), Python Development

Reading Time: 4 minutes “For everyone, I recommend lovingkindness meditation. Everyone could use more love, especially in hard times.” What prompted you to explore a career in tech? I’ve grown up with tech my entire life as result of the people before me making it possible. After seeing the … Continue readingHacking Barriers Spotlight: Sydnie Gandy (she/her), Python Development