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Want to understand Artifice better in two and a half minutes? Check out our "elevator speech!"
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This is our G+ page, but we also have a profile, through our GMail account, at: <https://plus.google.com/u/1/+ArtificeNfp/posts/p/pub>. Oh, Google.
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What is a "hacker?"
hacker: n. [originally, someone who makes furniture with an axe]. 1. A person who enjoys exploring the details of programmable systems and how to stretch their capabilities, as opposed to most users, who prefer to learn only the minimum necessary. RFC1392, the Internet Users' Glossary, ...
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Hacker of the Day: Warehouse 13's Claudia Donovan
Character history[edit]. Claudia is very intelligent, resourceful, and technologically savvy, but has no college education. At the conclusion of season one, she is known to be 19 years old, though she has her 21st birthday party in season four. Claudia's parents died when she was very young, ...
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Hacker of the day: Hardison
He may be fictional, but... well, we'd just prefer to think he's not.
Growing up in a foster home, Alec Hardison only knows two things: computers and technology. A...
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Most teenagers find computers useful only for homework and checking Facebook. But a new nonprofit, started by a few people associated with the University of Chicago, aims to teach teens in the Woodlawn neighborhood everything about technology, from building a website to building a computer ...
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Artifice was featured in a segment on Chicago's WTTW last night and I encourage anyone interested in our work with underserved youth to check it out <http://chicagotonight.wttw.com/2013/12/16/artif
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Hacker of the Day: Huck from Scandal

"Why so many fictional Hackers of the Day?" you might ask. Well, in the case of famous hackers, TV characters are actually more diverse than their real world counterparts. While "infamous hacker" isn't the goal for our Artificers (nor CIA-trained killing machine--sorry, Huck), we do hope to involve more women and minorities in tech because both are underrepresented.
Think you know Huck ? You might be surprised. Full scoop right here!
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Let's be clear that there are no Black Hats allowed at Artifice; the point remains, though, that if you're good enough, there will always be a [really cushy] job for you.
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6460 S Stony Island Ave Chicago, IL 60637
6460 South Stony Island AvenueUSIllinoisChicago60637
(312) 768-8634artificechicago.org
Non-Profit OrganizationToday Closed
Monday 3:30 – 6:00 pmTuesday 3:30 – 6:00 pmWednesday 3:30 – 6:00 pmThursday 3:30 – 6:00 pmFriday ClosedSaturday 11:00 am – 3:00 pmSunday Closed
Artifice is a Chicago area organization with a bold new approach to tech education. Using the skills they learn at the center to create community-based social enterprises, students at Artifice will build their portfolios while benefitting the community.
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