RefactorU Blog

Thought pieces from instructors and advisors, technology reviews, student updates, and general hacking news.

RefactorU and Blackstone Technology Group Collaborate for Student Success
Published Published 9 November 2016 by Scott Bowman
RefactorU is proud to announce its collaboration with Blackstone Technology Group, a large privately-held, global IT services and solutions firm. Blackstone is based out of San Francisco, but they have offices in Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington D.C. Centrally...
How to Access Excellent Information Interviews
Published Published 2 November 2016 by Gary Boley
Sometimes it can feel awkward networking with others who might be the catalyst for your next career opportunity. There might be a sense you're being opportunistic and just connecting because you need a job. But inviting others to participate in...
Boulder Beer Welcomes June 2016 Cohort for Celebration
Published Published 7 October 2016 by Pattie Kettle
June 2016 RefactorU students are breathing a sigh of relief that their midterm projects are completed! June is the very first cohort with over 50% military folks learning how to build full-stack Javascript applications. When all the projects were presented...
Two Career Services Team Members Join RefactorU
Published Published 14 September 2016 by Jason Roberts
The excitement continues at RefactorU! To better serve our students with their career goals, we’ve added two full-time Career Services members to the RefactorU team. Gary Boley and Scott Bowman have already implemented the RefactorU “7 Step Career Action Plan.”...
Customizing Cars, CRMs, and the Quantified Self - Congrats to June 2016!
Published Published 4 September 2016 by Pattie Kettle
Creating a working web application within a 10 week time-span is not most people's idea of an easy ride or brisk 'walk in the park,' but this is exactly what RefactorU's immersive bootcamp students commit to when they start our...

About the RefactorU Blog

Our blog is where you'll find articles about what it's like to be a student at RefactorU, including what our students are working on, what have they built, and what our graduates are up to. We'll also share thought pieces from instructors and advisors, review technologies, and discuss coding tips and tricks.