Trish Gray

Trish Gray

Tricia Mills Gray is the Senior Development Manager of the O'Reilly School of Technology, and has been building the school since its inception as UserActive, Inc. in 1997. She was the 2002 SBA Midwest Young Entrepreneur of the Year, and authored the OST PHP/SQL Certificate Series. She holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois College of Engineering.

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With Respect to OST’s Executive Director

February 14 2013

A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge. -Thomas Carlyle A few words I use to describe O’Reilly School of Technology’s Executive Director, Scott Gray: Brilliant. Determined. Loyal. Visionary. Authentic. Of course, I may be a bit biased, after … Continue reading → read more

A student interview gives insight into how OST works.

August 22 2011

Having enrolled in a whopping 19 courses and completed 12 so far, Student of the Month Charles Daly knows a thing or two about the O'Reilly School of Technology. Read on to get a feel of what it's like to be an OST student: read more

2011 Seeing Strong Private Sector Job Gains in Technology

May 17 2011

Great news in 2011: The jobs are coming back, and fast. Are you ready? In this blog, Trish Gray gives an IT career outlook for the rest of this year, and how you can best take advantage of this year's job growth. read more

PC World review of OST, and my response

February 16 2011

For this blog, I'd like to share with you a recent PC World review of OST by Sharon Machlis, who completed Inroduction to PHP, Perl Programming 1: Introduction to Perl, and PHP/SQL 1: Introduction to Database Programming in 2010 and early 2011. Here is what she has to say, and… read more

Breaking down barriers to learning = faster on-the-job skills

September 25 2010

I love getting unsolicited email like this from our students: "Hello Everyone at OST (especially Kelly), Just an update...Since I completed the Linux/Unix System Admin Certification courses, I have received 3 job offers to go to work as a Linux System Administrator. I have accepted one of the offers and… read more

New OST Course! "Python 2: Getting More Out of Python" by Steve Holden

September 07 2010

The O'Reilly School of Technology is excited to announce the release of Python 2: Getting More Out of Python. This is the second course in the upcoming Python Programming Certificate Series, and right now you can enroll at 50% off normal tuition. Check out the below video of me interviewing… read more

New OST Course! "Perl 2: Intermediate Perl" by Peter Scott

September 07 2010

The O'Reilly School of Technology is excited to announce the release of Perl 2: Intermediate Perl. This is the second course in the upcoming Perl Programming Certificate Series, and right now you can enroll at 50% off normal tuition. Check out the below video of me introducing our Perl author,… read more

Join OST on Facebook and Twitter

June 11 2010

Here at the O'Reilly School of Technology, we're always looking for ways to make it easier for busy people to fit valuable career training into their lives. So now that Facebook and Twitter have become ubiquitous, it only makes sense that we utilize these tools for the betterment of our… read more

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Webcast: CodeRunner 2: Creating a Learning IDE
June 28, 2011
Join Matt Roberts, developer of CodeRunner 2, as he describes the challenges inherent in creating an online education tool and discusses what tools he used to create one.