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!

  • Reacting to Webpack

    A mini-walkthrough of Webpack and it's role with React JS

    Speaker:
    Laura Chung
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  • How to use Natural Language Processing for node.js

    If you want to learn more about natural language processing algorithms in JavaScript, you'll find out in this tech talk.

    Speaker:
    Susanna Huang
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  • Higher order components in React

    Higher order components in React - when and how to use them to make your code more maintainable and readable.

    Speaker:
    Sarah Herr
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  • Intro to Twitter Bots

    Learn how to creatively make use of the swath of publicly available data in the modern digital environment

    Speaker:
    Kate Caldwell
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  • How to counteract the psychological underpinnings of gender bias in tech

    We know about the lack of women working in tech, but what are some of the complex psychological reasons that contribute to it? This tech talk discusses three recent studies on the topic.

    Speaker:
    Rachel Cohen
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