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A podcast sharing the unique and amazing journeys of non-traditional software engineers, those who studied via any path outside a 4 year Computer Science degree, and the apprenticeships that helped them grow and thrive in their high paid technology roles. We're building a movement and community advocating for educational equity in technical hiring in the United States.

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A podcast sharing the unique and amazing journeys of non-traditional software engineers, those who studied via any path outside a 4 year Computer Science degree, and the apprenticeships that helped them grow and thrive in their high paid technology roles. We're building a movement and community advocating for educational equity in technical hiring in the United States.

    Ian Carroll from 8th Light

    Ian Carroll from 8th Light

    A self-taught software engineer and theatre major in college, Ian shares how he went from studying Daoism and tea rituals, to repairing Barnes & Nobles Nook tablets, to the 8th Light apprenticeship program. Today, he's a Senior Software Engineer at 8th Light. 

    • 51 min
    2021 Interview: Amelia Padua from Trunk Club

    2021 Interview: Amelia Padua from Trunk Club

    In the follow up to her time capsule episode, Amelia tells us about leaving the full time workforce (for now!) and her growing family. Yes, we learn about remote preschool.

    • 26 min
    2018 Interview: Amelia Padua from Trunk Club

    2018 Interview: Amelia Padua from Trunk Club

    In this time capsule episode, Amelia talks about struggling in Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon, her career in project management, and returning to software engineering in the Trunk Club apprenticeship program.

    • 34 min
    2021 Interview: Lupita Davila from Twilio

    2021 Interview: Lupita Davila from Twilio

    In the follow up to her time capsule episode, Lupita tells us that this chapter has been the hardest period of her life. We dig into what's happened and how she's learned and grown. 

    • 35 min
    2018 Interview: Lupita Davila from Twilio

    2018 Interview: Lupita Davila from Twilio

    In this time capsule episode, Lupita discusses her journey from struggling in her Computer Science program, to 3 years in web design, and making her way back into software engineering in the 1st cohort of Twilio's Hatch apprenticeship program.

    • 32 min
    2021 Interview: Meredith Jones from LinkedIn

    2021 Interview: Meredith Jones from LinkedIn

    In the follow up to her time capsule episode, Meredith talks about her promotion to Senior Software Engineer, and how she's adjusted during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

    • 48 min

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