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The Iron Yard exists to create exceptional growth and mentorship for people, their companies and their ideas through code education and startup accelerators.

stories-field

Every week we share some of the amazing stories that we get to hear about from our students as they struggle (and succeed) at becoming software developers. These stories are their own, in their own words, and sometimes raw and uncut. But they are real and authentic, just as they should be.

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Every once in a while we like to dive a bit deeper with one of our graduates of our code school and touch base with them to see where they’ve been since leaving the cohort and program. These candid one-on-one interviews allow us to ask some of the “meatier” and more introspective questions. Recently, Eric […]

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Every week we share some of the amazing stories that we get to hear about from our students as they struggle (and succeed) at becoming software developers. These stories are their own, in their own words, and sometimes raw and uncut. But they are real and authentic, just as they should be.

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Washington, D.C. (Sept. 26, 2003) -- Aerial view of the Washington Monument with the Capitol in the background.  DoD photo by Tech. Sgt. Andy Dunaway. (RELEASED)

From time to time we like to share the exciting “stories in the making” and allow you to get to know more about current students and graduates. From this vantage you can learn more about where they’ve come from and where they are going. We hope their stories inspire you to think much bigger about your career […]