News

October 12, 2018

AppJam+ Student Alumni: Jimmy Dang

Jimmy Dang is a current second year at the University of California, San Diego, and former AppJam+ student. While he spends his time now studying Advanced […]
June 12, 2018

AppJam+ Spring 2018 Showcase Finale Recap & Results

The 2018 Spring AppJam+ Program concluded with the 2nd Showcase Finale on June 6th with students from 3 Middle Schools.
June 12, 2018

AppJam+ Spring 2018 PYLUSD Showcase Finale Recap & Results

The 2018 Spring AppJam+ Program concluded with the final Showcase Finale on June 7th with students from 6 middle schools and 1 high school in the Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District. Dreams for Schools partnered with the Orange County Center for International Trade Development to bring AppJam+ to Valencia High School students and have them build apps with the theme of Global Trade & Business.
May 29, 2018

AppJam+ Spring 2018 SAUSD Showcase Finale Recap & Results

The 2018 Spring AppJam+ Program concluded with the 1st Showcase Finale on May 25th with students from 3 Middle Schools in the Santa Ana Unified School District.
December 8, 2017

AppJam+ Fall 2017 Showcase Finale #2 Recap & Results

The 2017 Fall AppJam+ Program concluded with the 2nd Showcase Finale on December 6th with students from 4 Middle/Jr High Schools & 1 High School. Dreams for Schools partnered with the Orange County Center for International Trade Development to bring AppJam+ to Portola High School students and have them build apps with the theme of Global Trade & Business.
December 7, 2017

PYLUSD & AppJam+ Fall 2017 Showcase Finale #1 Recap & Results

The 1st district-wide AppJam+ Program & Showcase Finale Event concluded on November 29th with students from all 6 Junior High Schools in the Placentia-Yorba Linda School District.
December 4, 2017

Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified & AppJam+ Partnership

Featured in the OC Register: “The absolute necessity for educational curriculums to prioritize science, technology, engineering and math instruction, known commonly as STEM, has been stressed […]
October 4, 2017

Bernardo Yorba Middle School’s New App Creation Class

AppJam+ has become Bernardo Yorba’s New App Creation Class! Read more about it here.
August 8, 2017

Mentorship Program Builds Students’ Skills and Confidence

As we recently became a community partner of SparkFun, one of our mentors, Sam Nagle, was given the opportunity to write about her experience in working with […]
June 9, 2017

AppJam+ Spring 2017 Showcase Finale Recap & Results

We kicked off this year with our second Spring Program & Showcase Finale Event featuring presentations by 24 teams from 5 different program sites at the Newkirk Alumni Center at UC Irvine.
April 11, 2017

Dress for Success with Ties.com

Ties.com, a leading retailer in the clothing space, recently came out to work with our Spring college mentors on  how to "Dress for Success" for their future careers. Whether it be how to dress, what companies look for in a resume or even the body language of an applicant, everything is noticed!
December 1, 2016

AppJam+ Fall 2016 Showcase Finale Recap & Results

We concluded our year with our annual Fall Program & Showcase Finale Event featuring presentations by 18 teams from 5 different program sites at the Newkirk Alumni Center at UC Irvine.
June 13, 2016

AppJam+ Spring 2016 Showcase Finale Recap & Results

The 1st ever AppJam+ Spring 2016 Program concluded on the evening of June 1st with the Showcase Finale Event featuring presentations by 12 teams from 3 different program sites this year at the Newkirk Alumni Center at UC Irvine.