Data Structures, Part II

Last time, we took a look at some basic Data Structures with Queues, Stacks, and Linked Lists. Right now, we're going to dive into a more complex data structures: Trees and Hash Tables. Trees A Tree is a data structure that simulates a tree structure with a root value and…

Data Structures, Part I

Before starting Hack Reactor, the concept of a data structure was pretty foreign to me. While I understood the usefulness of having different types of data structures to store and represent information, I had no idea what they looked like, how to implement them, or how to traverse them at…

Week One Recap

My last two weeks have been extremely fun and productive. I'm hoping that I can keep up the pace at Hack Reactor while continuing to update everyone on my progress. Here are my plans for posting on a regular basis: Weekly recaps: Mostly non-technical. Occasional technical topics, on a current…

Hack Reactor Pre-Course Work

Hack Reactor pre-course work The last six weeks have flown by pretty quickly. My cohort (24/25) received our pre-course work on December 8th and it's been a blast learning it. The pre-course work builds up on all the skills you learned going into your technical interview. There is a…

How I ended up at Hack Reactor

If you found this blog because you're searching for more information about Hack Reactor, welcome! I was in the same position a few months ago. I appreciate you taking the time to read what I've written and hope it's of value. Let's talk about programming camps. I learned about Hack…