Ellis Anderson, 29, of Greensboro, works on his part of an end-of-class presentation at The Iron Yard in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, May 18, 2017. Anderson and other students are taking part in a coding boot camp, a 12-week program to fast track their careers in the tech field. Anderson is taking the user interface design course. "It's been an intense three months. Every day is busy, you can't have a full time job unless you don't like to sleep,” Anderson says. “There are lectures in the morning, afternoon lab time then homework at night."
Ellis Anderson, 29, of Greensboro, works on his part of an end-of-class presentation at The Iron Yard in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, May 18, 2017. Anderson and other students are taking part in a coding boot camp, a 12-week program to fast track their careers in the tech field. Anderson is taking the user interface design course. "It's been an intense three months. Every day is busy, you can't have a full time job unless you don't like to sleep,” Anderson says. “There are lectures in the morning, afternoon lab time then homework at night." Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Ellis Anderson, 29, of Greensboro, works on his part of an end-of-class presentation at The Iron Yard in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday, May 18, 2017. Anderson and other students are taking part in a coding boot camp, a 12-week program to fast track their careers in the tech field. Anderson is taking the user interface design course. "It's been an intense three months. Every day is busy, you can't have a full time job unless you don't like to sleep,” Anderson says. “There are lectures in the morning, afternoon lab time then homework at night." Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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