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Coding Where No One Has Coded Before

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Apr. 17 2019
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Jenny Scribani

It's time for the 21-Day Coding Challenge! Learn to code in 15-30 minutes a day, and stand a chance to win amazing prizes.

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Hit The Ground Running With These 21-Day Coding Challenge Prep Resources

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Apr. 17 2019
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Jenny Scribani

Rocky Balboa had his stair sprints, the Cool Runnings team hung out in an ice cream truck, and Bruce Wayne practiced swordplay on ice - winners have their prep routine, and we know you’re no different. That’s why we’ve rounded up a few free resources to help you sharpen your skills before the challenge officially kicks off.

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The Women Behind Your Tech

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Mar. 08 2019
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Jenny Scribani

It's International Women's Day, and we're celebrating a few of the unsung heroes who have left an impact on the tech landscape.

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Top 5 Canadian Tech Podcasts

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Mar. 01 2019
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Tim Huebsch

Learn while you work, commute or relax. These five podcasts offer a glimpse into the tech scene here in Canada.

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Funding Your Bootcamp Experience Through Caisse Desjardins des Technologies

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Feb. 27 2019
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Jenny Scribani

Lighthouse Labs and Caisse Desjardins des Technologies de l’information team up to finance student tuitions in Montreal and Ottawa.

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Reflecting On Five Years As Lighthouse Labs' CEO

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Jan. 03 2019
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Jeremy Shaki

Lighthouse Labs CEO Jeremy Shaki reflects on the past five years as we hit our five-year birthday.

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Introducing Student Scholarships

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Dec. 06 2018
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Lighthouse Labs

Lighthouse Labs recognizes the need for financial, emotional and academic support to foster meaningful change and life-long learning, which is why we aim to offer substantial tuition assistance, including our commitment to $150,000 in scholarships, and mentorship opportunities.

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Our Five-Year Birthday Celebrations, In Photos

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Nov. 29 2018
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Tim Huebsch

We just hit our five-year mark. Here are photos from our Toronto and Vancouver celebrations in case you couldn't make it!

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Why You Should Start a Daily Coding Habit

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Sep. 18 2018
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Lauren Girdler

Coding knowledge continues to be a skill that is in high demand. But to truly gain a new skill you need to dive in to build that muscle memory. So, commit to practicing coding every day!

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Staying Healthy During Bootcamp

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Sep. 12 2018
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Lauren Girdler

Attending bootcamp takes determination and grit, but self-care is just as important. It can be easy to fall into bad habits like skipping out on sleep and not eating well. However, staying healthy while attending bootcamp will actually help you succeed!

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Teacher Feature: Rohit Dhand

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Aug. 30 2018
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Lauren Girdler

Rohit Dhand is one of our amazing Vancouver instructors who has been working in computers and programming for almost 30 years.

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6 Reasons Graphic Designers Should Learn to Code

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Aug. 09 2018
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Lauren Girdler

By having an understanding of what is possible and what is difficult in web development, you will increase your professional skills which can help to open up a wider range of career opportunities.

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The Value of Investing in Kindergarten to Grade 12 Teachers and Coding Education

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Jul. 19 2018
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Don Burks

One fundamental reason for teaching digital literacy is impact. Teachers from kindergarten up to grade 12 are advocates and evangelists for lifelong learning.

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Our Tech World: Understanding the Value of Technical Training

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Jul. 03 2018
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Don Burks

It is worth exploring how technology touches our lives as a vehicle for bringing about a deeper and more thorough understanding of the value of technical training, digital literacy, and fluency with the types of problem-solving skills that are needed to work with computers.

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Announcing our Latest Part-Time Course: Blockchain for Developers

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May. 24 2018
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Lauren Girdler

Lighthouse Labs is thrilled to announce the launch of our new course: Blockchain for Developers! This 12-week, part-time course is designed for professional developers looking to gain skills in the exciting, emerging field of blockchain.

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