Join Forge in person or online for professional workshops, social gatherings, networking opportunities, and more.
Launch Info Session - September 21st, 8pm ET
Learn more about our summer internship program.
Learn why Launch is so great from the people who know best - past participants. This is your chance to ask questions and get real answers.
What events to expect this semester.
Join in person or online!
Professional Development Workshops + Events
Opportunities for personal and professional development are endless at Forge. Attend a resume review, level up your LinkedIn profile during a workshop, ask questions at an alumni panel, practice your interview skills, or take advantage of a networking opportunity.
All of these opportunities are available in person and online.
Community is important here at Forge, so don't miss out on the chance to jump in and make personal connections at our social events.
Join the community for happy hours, movie nights, art lock-ins, and more. Social events will be held online and in person!
These educational cohort-based seminars are run by Forge alumni and dive deep into niche and advanced topics. This is your chance to learn directly from experiences industry professionals - whether that be a Senior Product Designer at the Washington Post or a Data Scientist at Astraea.
Alumni seminars are multi-day events and will take place over the course of a few weeks.
⛰ 1% of our membership dues and courses tuition goes toward carbon removal. ⛰ Learn more →
About Forge (formerly HackCville)
Forge is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that prepares students with the modern skills they need to make an impact in the world. Each year, over 1,000 students learn things like design, marketing, and data science through our fun, engaging, community-driven projects and programs. We strive to empower students to realize their own potential while creating opportunities for them to make an impact for good.
In turn, we provide talent to 200+ tech companies, startups, and nonprofits across the country. Our home is our clubhouse near the University of Virginia, but our broader network of 2,000+ spans the globe. More about us →