by Heather Payne Friday July 14, 2017

[POSITION FILLED] Job Posting: Designer

[Please note that this position has been filled!] THE OPPORTUNITY After working with Toronto-based Studio Function for more than five years, we are finally ready to bring design in-house at HackerYou. It’s an exciting time for us and an incredible Read more…

by Heather Payne Tuesday February 9, 2016

The Rise of Designers Who Code

Hamsa Ganesh was looking for answers: how could she offer her clients websites as tasteful and sophisticated as the graphic design work her firm in Pune, India was known for? According to Hamsa, the answer came in a post quoting Read more…

by Heather Payne Tuesday January 12, 2016

My Journey from Print to Web Design

This post was written by Hamsa Ganesh, a graduate of our full-time immersive program. Hamsa originally worked as a designer and travelled from Pune, India to take part in our bootcamp in Fall 2015. You can learn more about her Read more…

by Heather Payne Thursday April 23, 2015

Meet our Spring ’15 Design Mentors

Design is subjective. The building blocks of design are shared — typography, colour theory and more are a common language. The way design is used and processed is what changes from person to person. There are so many ways to Read more…

by Heather Payne Wednesday April 8, 2015

Alumni Stories: Rachel Park

Rachel Park is a graduate of our inaugural Fall 2014 Design class and is a current student in our HTML & CSS class. After completing a degree in Systems Design Engineering at University of Waterloo, she returned to Toronto and Read more…

by Heather Payne Wednesday March 25, 2015

Why I took Design at HackerYou.

Last spring, I was stuck. I had left a job in the arts where I’d learned some bare-bones basics about design. I knew that I loved it and I needed to know more. I took a few courses around Toronto Read more…

by Heather Payne Thursday March 12, 2015

Alumni Stories: Gab White

Gab White is a graduate of our Winter 2014 bootcamp and the first contributor to our new series, Alumni Stories. She hails from a small town in Newfoundland & Labrador and now works at a Halifax-based startup called Vendeve. In Read more…