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U.S. Sen. Durbin Talks Tech Education and Jobs at Code Platoon

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) visited Code Platoon’s headquarters on Friday to learn more about the coding bootcamp for veterans and military spouses. Code Platoon’s students, who are a week away from graduation, presented Durbin with an iteration of their capstone project — a web app that allows users to submit and vote on pet… Continue Reading U.S. Sen. Durbin Talks Tech Education and Jobs at Code Platoon

Boeing Invests in Veterans with $100K Grant to Code Platoon

The push to get veterans and military spouses trained for STEM jobs got a boost with the announcement of The Boeing Company’s $100,000 grant to Code Platoon, a web development boot camp for servicemembers. Rod Levy, executive director of Code Platoon, calls the grant “recognition of the learning and hard work of the veterans, and… Continue Reading Boeing Invests in Veterans with $100K Grant to Code Platoon