Nashville, Beautiful City, Needs Your Help

The following is a guest post by Nick Lorensen. Nick is helping to organize this year’s Nashville Day of Civic Hacking. NSS is co-sponsoring and hosting the event this year so we asked Nick to let our community know about the event and why folks should come out and contribute.

Nashville is a wonderful city, but it needs our help to reach its full potential. It’s growing like a vengeful mold, an urban a...

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Announcing Stories from the Hackery Our New Podcast

We’re excited to launch Stories from the Hackery, a podcast series from Nashville Software School. Each episode will be centered around one story from a Nashville Software School graduate, employer, or instructor.

Stories from the Hackery provides an opportunity for our graduates to tell the story of their journeys from “not a software developer” to “am a software developer”. It’s also a channe...

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Our First UI/UX Class

Last week nine students completed our first UI/UX class. NSS programs up until this class have been primarily focused on front-end and back-end development. As we start to expand our training beyond software development, we decided it was a priority to add a program especially for user interface and user experience design.

“User Experience and User Interface ...

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Our First Python & Django Bootcamp

We are pleased to announce Python & Django as a new server-side technology option in our full-time Web Developer Bootcamp. Full-time cohort 13, which launched on April 4, 2016, will be our first class to learn the Python language, the Django MVC framework and other supporting Python technologies.

Python is a general purpose programming language with wide application. Python is a great first language for those...

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You're Invited to our UI/UX Open House

Come help us celebrate the first graduating class from our UI/UX for Digital Product Design class

Did you think NSS was all code, no color? Not true! Come meet the graduates of the first UI and UX for Digital Product Design course. Chat with the grads about their new-found expertise in user and customer experience, storytelling, rapid prototyping, usability testing, Design ...

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Mentor Meetup for June's Graduating Classes

Join Us For Cinco De Mayo And Meet Our Upcoming Grads

The students of Day Cohort 12 and Evening Cohort 2 are almost ready to launch their careers as developers. One big thing that will help them power through the last few weeks of the bootcamp and the beginning of their job search is insight from folks already working as software engineers. If you are a software developer, ...

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NSS Students Make Applications At IBM Watson Workshop

Last week, a group of 40 NSS students, instructors and recent graduates participated in the IBM Watson Workshop, held at the Nashville Entrepreneur Center.

IBM Watson is a technology platform that uses natural language processing and machine learning to reveal insights from large amounts of unstructured data. Unstructured data could include news arti...

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Thank You Nashville, For Another Successful NSS Demo Day

Last week, we graduated 28 new full-stack developers at NSS Demo Day. They are the 11th full-time class to graduate from our intensive accelerated learning program. Over 100 people visited Demo Day, including potential employers seeking developers, an...

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