Grace Hopper Program
Tech Talks

During the project phase each student explores new technologies needed to bring their specifics idea to life. You'll dive into documentation and learn the nitty gritty through hands-on work. That new knowledge presents a teaching opportunity for you and your classmates. Each student gives a Tech Talk presentation to their own cohort, sharing their new expertise. To get a sense for what Tech Talks look like, check out some recent videos below!

  • Introduction to Google Cast

    Learn the basics of building a Google Cast compatible app.

    Speaker:
    Claire Freehafer
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  • How to make your own Sublime Text plugins

    Sublime Text has an easy-to-learn API and plugin system. Writing your own plugin is a great way to further optimize and customize your text editor workflow, and learn some basic Python along the way.

    Speaker:
    Rose Kaplan-Bomberg
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  • How to use CSS3 Flexbox

    After watching this Tech Talk, you can rid yourself of floats and create CSS layouts more easily with CSS3 Flexbox!

    Speaker:
    Ariane Joy Nova
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  • Parallax Scrolling

    Learn how to make your elements' CSS properties evolve while you scroll!

    Speaker:
    Raina Jacobskind
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  • Intro to WebAssembly

    WebAssembly is being touted as the next big thing in the Internet. What is WebAssembly? How is it different from JavaScript?

    Speaker:
    Anna Calinawan
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