NCAA Women's Regular Season Home-Court Advantage | Data Viz Competition
Apr 29, 2021
Our March Data Viz Competition introduced a 19-table relational database with information about regular season and NCAA Tournament games for men and women over the past 20+ years. Congratulations to part-time Data Analytics Cohort 4 student Brenda Gutman! Read More

Topics: Student Stories, Analytics + Data Science

Music Apps for Music Makers | Graduate Spotlight
Apr 26, 2021
After taking some time to reevaluate his career path, Billy Campbell of Part-time Web Development Evening Cohort 12 decided that the life of a touring audio engineer didn’t sound appealing. Instead, he opted to pursue a career in tech as a software developer, which led him to NSS. Read More

Topics: Student Stories, Hiring?, Web Development

How Will Nashville Fill 8,500 MORE Tech Jobs?!?!
Apr 23, 2021
Join us on May 5th at 6pm as John Wark and a panel of local tech community members and NSS graduates discuss where tech in Nashville is heading, how the local community is already preparing, and how you can help NSS provide more opportunities to adults looking to make the leap into a tech career. Read More

Topics: News, Community, Analytics + Data Science, Technology Insights, Get Involved, Web Development

Making It To Google | Paulo G. Martinez, Data Science Cohort 1
Apr 21, 2021
Paulo G. Martinez of Data Science Cohort 1 catches us up on what he’s been up to since graduating, how NSS prepared him for his new career, what helped him land his job at Google. Read More

Topics: Alumni, Analytics + Data Science

Push Through Imposter Syndrome | Graduate Spotlight
Apr 19, 2021
Joshua Medlen of Part-time Web Development Cohort Evening 12 shares his experience with imposter syndrome while completing his 12-month software bootcamp at NSS. Read More

Topics: Student Stories, Hiring?, Web Development

New Career Path Brings Full Circle Moments | Graduate Spotlight
Apr 13, 2021
Mario Campopiano’s back-end capstone project really came “full circle” for him when he decided to create an application that he and his wife needed after they got married three years ago. Read More

Topics: Student Stories, Hiring?, Web Development

Apps For Creatives, By Creatives | Graduate Spotlight
Apr 8, 2021
Jayna D. Leize of Web Development Cohort 44 was bored “out of her mind” working in administrative roles and was ready for a challenging career where she could learn and grow when she decided to pursue a career in web development after a friend who was a developer reminded her of the passion she had for computers and web design! Read More

Topics: Student Stories, Hiring?, Web Development

Kaggle Competition Aids In Machine Learning Practice
Apr 7, 2021
Students in Data Science Cohort 4 have recently been studying machine learning, and to practice what they’ve been learning they took part in a competition hosted on For our competition, the student groups were tasked with building a model to predict the permeability, or ease of fluid flow, through synthetic microstructures. Read More

Topics: Student Stories, Learning, Analytics + Data Science

NSS Announces Participation in The Big Payback | May 5-6, 2021
Apr 6, 2021
Join NSS for the Big Payback! This is our first time participating in this 24-hour giving event and we need your help to make it a success. Read More

Topics: News, Community, Mind The Gap