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Wireframe

An immersive, 10-week program hosted by HackCville

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"I loved having a community I felt connected to. Having the houses available to just hangout in and having access to tons of cool opportunities was incredible. "
- Sami Strohm, HackCville Member

Learn the modern web designer's toolkit

In Wireframe, you'll learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Javascript through small website-building challenges. You'll also learn about the various online resources and tools that can help them independently continue their learning after the program is over.

Design, build, and launch your own personal website

You'll use the skills you learn to design, build, and launch your own personal website by the end of the program. You'll also learn how to start using your new skills to freelance and make websites for other people.

"There are a lot of different programs at HackCville, so at least one of them is likely to pique your interest and help you develop skills in an area where you might not be able to or have the resources to explore it at UVa. "
- Rawan Abdelrahman, HackCville Member
"HackCville is a unique, vibrant community where people come from various starting points to learn to become better problem-solvers and future change makers. There is no place like it here in Charlottesville and it is increasingly becoming an integral part of the college experience for its members. "
- Melissa Wu, HackCville Member

Join our community

Through collaborative projects, group dinners, hikes, pregames, and more you’ll become part of HackCville’s tight-knit community. We serve all UVA students (grad/undergrad) and Charlottesville community members 18+.

What You'll Learn

The design process

HTML, CSS, and Javascript

Prototyping tools Sketch & InVision

Version control (git + GitHub)

Domains and hosting

Program Staff

Jocelyn Huang is the Program Lead for Wireframe. Jocelyn is a 4th year studying Music and Statistics, with a minor in entrepreneurship. Jocelyn was a graduate of the Spring 2017 Wireframe class, and was also a participant in the Web Design track of Launch, HackCville’s first ever summer immersive fellowship. You can reach her at jocelyn@hackcville.com.

Jocelyn Huang

Wireframe Program Lead

Daniel Autry

Wireframe Program Lead

Daniel Autry is the Co-Program Lead for Wireframe. Daniel is a 4th Year studying Computer Science and Psychology in the College. In his free time, he does freelance web design for local businesses and is involved in Radical, a student run web design agency. Daniel graduated Hustle in the Spring of 2016, Wireframe in the Fall of 2016, and was a TA in the Spring of 2017. You can reach him at autry@hackcville.com.
Anna Kuno is the Co-Program Lead for Wireframe and is the Director of Business Development of Radical, a student-run marketing and design agency. Anna is a 3rd Year studying Commerce. She graduated Wireframe in the Fall of 2016 and was a TA in the Spring of 2017. You can reach her at anna@hackcville.com.

Anna Kuno

Wireframe Program Lead

Applying to Wireframe

Applications due by Monday, August 28, 2017 at 11:59pm

Meeting Times

Wireframe has multiple sections:

  • Wireframe A: Sundays 5-7pm and Wednesdays 6-8pm
  • Wireframe B: Sundays 5-7pm and Tuesdays 5-6:30pm
  • Wireframe C: Mondays 5:45-7:45pm and Thursdays 5-7pm
All sections start September 3 and run through December 2. You can indicate on your application with section(s) you are available for. There is no difference in curriculum between sections.

All sections of all programs (including Wireframe) start with a 11am-5pm kickoff on Sunday, September 3.

You must be able to attend each session. More than a few missed meeting times will result in being dropped from HackCville.

Fees

$40 membership dues are due at the beginning of the program. These dues remain the same for every following semester you're involved in HackCville.

These fees can be reduced or waived for those with financial need, no questions asked.

Eligibility

Semester programs are high commitment, so if you're just looking to get a taste of HackCville or Web Design, check out our public events to get your feet wet this semester.

In our application process we look for extremely committed, reliable students who are hungry for an intensive challenge. We want people who intend on becoming active, contributing members of the HackCville community.

We require that all Wireframe Candidates complete GA Dash Projects 1-3 to apply, as well as submit a screenshot for verification. The links for these can be found within the Wireframe application and at dash.generalassemb.ly. Any UVA student (grad or undergrad) or Charlottesville resident +18 may apply.

Perks of Membership

After you complete your first HackCville program, you're granted HackCville membership. Here's what you get:

24/7 access to our fun and functional clubhouses on Elliewood Ave.

Our two clubhouses are filled with hammocks, couches, whiteboards, and WiFi. Use our space to work on your projects, hold meetings, or just hang out.

Exclusive events and job opportunities.

Whether it's drinks with the co-founder of Reddit or HackCville-only internship, job, and freelancing opportunites, we give our members access to dozens of unique experiences every year.

A community that feels like a family.

You'll join HackCville's 300-member community of the most talented and badass people in Charlottesville.

Early access to HackCville programs, no application required.

Want to take another program? As a member, you can just sign up - no application required. We open up spots to members before the public.

Priority application for our summer program, Launch.

Get paid to learn web design, software development, marketing or data science in our 12 week summer program, Launch. You'll get trained by HackCville's expert instructors and get a guaranteed, paid internship at a local startup or tech company.

Extra Perks With Every Program

Mentorship

Looking for some guidance on how to navigate what you want to do? Every year we pair up hundreds of UVA alumni from across the country with our students to provide guidance and support. Our team also meets with you several times one-on-one to ensure you're getting the most out of your program. It's advising that actually works.

Startup Trips

HackCville hosts immersive trips to cities across the country (New York City, San Francisco, Baltimore, and more) to tour companies, meet alumni, and give students networking opportunities with industry leaders. Trips are where you see how what you're learning is put into action in the real world.

Sami Strohm

HackCville Member

"I loved having a community I felt connected to. Having the houses available to just hangout in and having access to tons of cool opportunities was incredible. "

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Applications due by Monday, August 28, 2017 at 11:59pm

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