Seattle Central Community College
Space is Limited! Registration by Feb 11th is required! Register @ our event page: www.worksourcesscc.eventbrite.com
Do you need help breaking into the software and web development career you’ve been planning for? Learn from three senior web developers and software architects how to handle technical interviews, communicate better with (overwhelmingly male) hiring managers, cover gaps in your resume from caregiving by running your own open source software projects, and demonstrating that you’re a leader as well as a team member.
The Byte Club has a speaker coming in from Microsoft this Friday to teach us about Windows 8, both the consumer’s overview and tips and tools for developing apps for it. It’s going to be a totally cool presentation and They’d love to get as many students there as possible.
Re-Vision Labs is hosting our fourth Get a Real Job Fair, this Monday, Sept. 17th at Wine World on 45th. We’re trying to connect designers and developers to cool local startups, and we’d love to have Seattle Central students attend.
The Creative Group on Portfolios: Tuesday, July 31st at 6pm the Creative Group will come to the lecture hall at SCCC in room 3212 to do a presentation on Portfolios and other tips on breaking into the web development contracting world.
You’re invited to the Byte Club’s first ever alumni meet and greet! It will be an opportunity for casual, fun networking between current students and alumni of SCCC’s technology programs. We’ll be discussing new innovations in our fields and the current job market over pizza and beer.
Maren Costa (former Amazon Principal Designer & current Director of User Experience at Marchex) and Allana Pritchard (former SCCC student & current Interaction Designer at Marchex) will come to speak about User-Centered Design–what it is, as well as how to actually put it to use to build winning products that delight users.
Brought to you by IGNITE (Inspire Girls Now In Technology Evolution) we have two guest speakers, Kathy Thompson – User Experience Designer at Microsoft, and Marta Smith – QA at Western Digital on Wednesday March 14th from 3:00pm -5:00pm.
Kay Kelison from Microsoft, and Gates Foundation will visit Seattle Central’s IT department Thursday, March 8th at 3:00PM to speak with students and answer these questions:
Want scoop on the local design and digital-media job market? Curious about top skills and how to get noticed by hiring managers? Then come meet Chris Opsahl and Taryn O’Bra from TCG (The Creative Group)!