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Weekly updates and interviews regarding Turing School of Software and design and the greater web development community as a whole.

Weekly updates and interviews regarding Turing School of Software and design and the greater web development community as a whole.
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Weekly updates and interviews regarding Turing School of Software and design and the greater web development community as a whole.

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English


Episodes

Daily Life at Turing School

9/10/2018
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In this special episode of the Turing Podcast, we welcome our new hosts-- Kevin Simpson and Alex Rau from 1806 Front End! Join us as we dive into some conversations about the day-to-day life at Turing School. Alex Rau will be talking with Sarah Schnall, Student Success Coordinator, to learn more about how Turing aims to support new students before and during Module 1. Ruth Brand shares about the new extracurricular group, Turing Choir! Research shows that singing with others improves...

Duration:00:54:12

Success at Turing, Health & Wellness Posse, and new host intros

5/20/2018
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Richard RosaSerrano and Jamison Ordway talk about reviving the Turing podcast for some new episodes, what it's like to be a new student at Turing, and the new format for upcoming cohorts' "Success at Turing" class. Richard RosaSerrano on twitter: @rosathedev Jamison Ordway on twitter: @jamisonordway Megan Arellano on twitter: @classydanger Justin Troyke on twitter: @j2thjt Intro and Outro music credit: And So It Begins by Artificial.Music https://soundcloud.com/artificial-music...

Duration:00:27:03

Christie Lynam Interview by Jeff Casimir

12/11/2017
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Jeff sits down with Christie to discuss her move from practicing lawyer to software developer.

Duration:00:24:41

Resumés, Mock Interviews & Finding the Right Job for You with Ian Douglas

6/24/2017
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Ian Douglas joins host Victoria Vasys for a remote episode- live at Stream (GetStream.io)! Ian is Developer Relations Lead at Stream & Turing's very own career coach mentor. Ian has been working with Turing students for about 3 years, helping to refine resumés, mentoring, conducting mock interviews & now even training Turing graduates to run their own mock interviews. We discuss effective resumé writing, what to expect in the mock interview process, what to do if you freeze-up during an...

Duration:00:29:55

Interviewing & Mentorship with Emily Freeman & Rick Rein

6/17/2017
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Your host Victoria Vasys (1701 Back-end Mod 4) chats with some very special guests, Emily Freeman (1508 Back-end Graduate, developer advocate, public speaker, engineer at Kickbox.io), & Rick Rein (rubyist, CTO of Operation Code https://operationcode.org/) share their experience interviewing, ideas about mentorship, and tips on how to make the most out of your career as a new developer. Thanks again to our fabulous guests & their patience with our publication as we transition. And thanks to...

Duration:00:20:25

Turing Grads Sonia Gupta & Jesse Spevack

5/28/2017
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Turing grads Sonia Gupta (1606 Back-end) and Jesse Spevack (1606 Back-end) share their advice on how to make the most out of Turing and how to successfully secure a job. Enjoy the show & feel free to tweet us @turingpodcast or shoot us an email at turingpodcast@gmail.com. Thanks to Kevin MacLeod for sharing his music for our intro & outro jingles & thanks for listening!

Duration:00:44:15

Turing Podcast Revival! Episode 5. Turing Grads: The real world!

5/8/2017
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Your hosts Victoria Vasys (1701 Back-end Engineering Mod 3) and Travis Gregory (1701 Front-end Engineering Mod 3) talk with Turing grads Ali Schlereth (1608 Back-end) and Matt Kaufman (1608 Front-end) about life after Turing, what their job search was like, and what they are doing in their new found careers. Enjoy the show & leave some feedback on Twitter @turingpodcast or shoot us an email at turingpodcast@gmail.com. We look forward to your feedback and thanks for listening!

Duration:00:21:10

Turing Podcast Revival! Episode 4. Mod 1: Decisions that brought us all here!

5/5/2017
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Your hosts Victoria Vasys (Back-end Engineering Mod 3) and Travis Gregory (1701 Front-end Engineering Mod 3) talk with some of the new Mod 2 Front/Back end students about their experience thus far at Turing, current projects, and experiences good and bad. Our guests Evan Miller (Mod 2 Front-end), Aaron Olson (Mod 2 Back-end), and Joel Lindow (Mod 2 Back-end) tell us a little about themselves and what brought them to Turing. We have been facing some recording snaffoos, so please forgive us...

Duration:00:19:19

Turing Podcast Revival! Episode 3. Mod 4- The Final Stretch!

4/18/2017
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Last night, your hosts Victoria Vasys & Travis Gregory chatted with David Knott of Mod 4 Back-end and Dylan Avery, Elijah Williams, and Mike Limberg of Mod 4 Front-end. They touched on everything from what is a web app to reminiscing on the old smells from one of the former locations, the "Blakement", to the excitement of implementing all kinds of brand-new technologies in their capstones! Three cheers for graduating y'all!

Duration:00:19:19

Turing Podcast Revival! Episode 2. Chatting with a couple Mod 3 Students

4/10/2017
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Your hosts Victoria Vasys (1701 Back-end Engineering Mod 2) and Travis Gregory (1701 Front-end Engineering Mod 2) chat with guests Amara Lovato (1611 BEE) and Kyle Zucker (1611 FEE) about the joys of Mod 3, including details about their current personal projects and the power of ReactJS, Express, Ruby on Rails, and implementing APIs. Enjoy the show & leave some feedback on Twitter @turingpodcast and/or with a good 'ol email turingpodcast@gmail.com. We just re-started this podcast & would...

Duration:00:24:42

Turing Podcast Revival! Episode 1. Intro to Turing!

4/3/2017
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Your hosts Victoria Vasys (1701 Back-end Engineering Mod 2) and Travis Gregory (1701 Front-end Engineering Mod 2) walk through some of the Turing lingo & give a little overview of current projects for each "mod." Then our guests Jack Pincus (1701 BEE) and Laura Turk (1701 FEE) chat about where they've come from, what's happenin' in Mod 2, some of their favorite technologies and other good tidbits. Enjoy the show & leave some feedback on Twitter @turingpodcast and/or with a good 'ol email...

Duration:00:16:22

Front-End vs. Back-End - how do you decide?

2/27/2017
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A Q&A about out our two curriculums to help students decide which route is best for them.

Duration:00:34:30

Advice from Nicholas Dorans

11/4/2016
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Nick stops by to talk about the job hunt and Turing life in general. Hit him up on Slack or Twitter at @nickynonaps.

Duration:01:08:39

Friday Speaker Interview - Ben Pepper, Tesla

10/21/2016
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We sat down to chat with Ben Pepper, Turing student and Tesla employee, to recap his Friday talk and follow-up on some of the topics he mentioned.

Duration:00:18:31

Posse Check-In Pt. 2. - Pahlka and Bezos

10/15/2016
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If you are interested in what students are up to outside of the Turing Curriculum, have a listen to this episode of the Turing Podcast where we check in with the posse leads for Pahlka and Bezos.

Duration:00:21:56

Posse Check-In - Miyamoto and Armstrong

10/15/2016
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If you are interested in what students are up to outside of the Turing Curriculum, have a listen to this episode of the Turing Podcast where we check in with the posse leads for Miyamoto and Armstrong.

Duration:00:13:19

Introduction of the Front End Program!

7/1/2016
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Steve Kinney, director of the Front End Engineering program drops in to talk about what it's all about.

Duration:00:29:53

Brennan's Send-Off

6/22/2016
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Brennan, the creator and host of the Turing podcast records his last episode. Brennan gives his inside look into Turing as well as what he will be up to now.

Duration:00:17:20

Pt. 2 of the Goodbyes - Horace stops in to troll his students one last time

6/10/2016
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From going to school for Architecture to writing one of the notoriously hardest projects at Turing, Horace didn't take a super direct path to Turing (as seems to be the case for a lot of our instructors). He tells us about how he fell into this job, and what plans he has (or doesn't have) after climbing out of the basement.

Duration:00:23:47