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Ask Me Anything: Whiteboard Interviewing Q&A with Ellen Beeman & Cal Reinhard

Ellen Beeman  (Senior Lecturer, Digipen Institute of Technology)

Cal Reinhard  (Software Engineer, Popcap Games)

Date: Thursday, August 6

Time: 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Pass Type: Student Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Student Program

Format: Interactive Session

Vault Recording: TBD

Whiteboard interviewing is one of the most dreaded parts of a junior programmer's interview process. Ellen and Cal will talk through the principles of what interviewers are looking for in these sessions, including the "Ask, Talk, Test" approach that Ellen has used to successfully mentor over a hundred DigiPen students. The audience will be encouraged to participate with their questions about technical interviewing and whiteboard programming interviews.