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Our friends at HackerSchool are accepting applications for the next batch!

Shoshi R.
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Apply to Hacker School

Hacker School is a three-month, full-time school in New York for
becoming a better programmer. It's like a writers retreat for hackers.
Tuition is free, and we provide space, a little structure, time to
focus, and a friendly community of smart people dedicated to

We strive to make Hacker School the best environment to become a great
programmer. We have explicit social rules (e.g., no "well, actuallys,"
no "feigning surprise," no "subtle sexism"), we aim for gender parity
(our past several batches were 30-45% female), and we host amazing
people as programmers in residence who work directly with students
(for our current batch, we have Peter Norvig, Jessica McKellar, Nada
Amin, and many others: https://www.hackersch...­)

Tuition is *free* for all students, and we provide $5k, need-based
grants for women for living expenses.

We value free software, beautiful code, and personal growth. Apply now
to be part of our fall 2013 batch, which begins September 30:


You can also learn about the type of people we look for and if we'd be
a fit for you:

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