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!

  • How to use Tokens for User Authentication in React-Redux

    If your curious about how to implement user authentication with JWT tokens, and find out more about cookies and password encryption---check out this Tech Talk! 

    Speaker:
    Colleen Purcell
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  • How to use MobX with React

    Frustrated with all the boilerplate code you have to write when using Redux? MobX is an object-oriented state management solution you can use instead!

    Speaker:
    Ally Cody
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  • Introduction to Material Design

    Want to make your web applications more attractive, consistent, and functional? In this Tech Talk you will here about a front-end framework designed by Google to do just that. 

    Speaker:
    Khristian Brooks
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  • How to use React Native and why you should

    Unsure of which front-end framework to use in your application, or of what the differences are between native and hybrid mobile applications? This Tech Talk is for you!

    Speaker:
    Nisreen Al-Basha
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  • Introduction to Progressive Web Apps

    An introduction to what progressive web apps are, why you might want to build one, and how to do it.

    Speaker:
    Rachael Hobbs
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