All Posts By Celena Mancina:

Introducing the Grand Circus Academy

May 15, 2018

What is the problem we’re trying to solve? There will be more than 1 million unfilled computer programming positions by 2020 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Michigan’s tech industry is booming, however, a talent shortage remains a major hindrance to growth. Grand Circus’ vision is to close this talent gap for employers. Read more →

Employer Highlight: Chameleon Power

April 12, 2018

In today’s fast-moving tech world, it can be difficult for companies to keep up and ensure their technologies match the needs of their customers. Enter Chameleon Power. As an industry leading provider of web and mobile visualization and design technologies, Chameleon Power is helping companies bring their products and services to life. Their work helps Read more →

What to Expect After the Grand Circus Coding Bootcamp

January 4, 2017

Taking a coding bootcamp can be scary; that’s why it’s so important to us that we provide the resources students need to be successful in their long-term careers. Student support from Grand Circus doesn’t end after you graduate and receive your certificate of completion. The support continues as you begin the job search, once you Read more →

Grand Circus Perks You Never Knew Existed

September 27, 2016

We love our students and want to support them in any way we can, creating the best possible experience for their learning. We find that extra perks make the experience that much better! You don’t just get to hang out in Grand Circus’ cool space in downtown Detroit when you’re a bootcamp student. Even though Read more →

7 Fun Things to do in Detroit Before Summer Ends

June 29, 2016

There are so many fun things to do in Detroit. But where to start? The summer is my favorite time to get out on my bike and explore. Here are seven ideas to get you started. Trust me, there are a lot more! Corktown Strut Festival A music, art and food festival held in Detroit’s historic Read more →

Do Coding Bootcamp Students Get Jobs?

June 6, 2016

Great question! And the answer is yes, Grand Circus Bootcamp students do get jobs. During the bootcamp, we tell students to start their job hunt when they’re half way through. This way, they can have interviews locked down during the bootcamp and can schedule more for right after they graduate. Many of our students have Read more →

7 Reasons to Attend Grand Circus’ Next Demo Day

May 18, 2016

Whether you’re a prospective student, a company looking for a developer or a community member just interested in cool things happening in Detroit, you won’t want to miss this! Here are 7 reasons why this is an event you wouldn’t want to miss!

Top Four Things to do in Detroit

September 3, 2015

If you’re visiting Detroit there are a few places that you HAVE to go to. They’re my absolute favorites and I take friends from out of town all the time. One, Cafe de’ Mango’s – it’s on Griswold Street downtown. The owner, Mr. Mongo has been in the space for over 20 years, he was Read more →