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Hoya Hacks Celebrates Student Ingenuity

Typeface, a device that helps recovering permanently or temporarily near-paralyzed individuals communicate with their loved ones, took first place at the 36-hour Hoya Hacks competition this weekend, an event that celebrated technological innovation and advancement among students. James Pavur (SFS ’16) and Casey Dayton received an award for Typeface, along[Read More…]

by January 30, 2018 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
Over 300 student competitors from more than 130 universities from all over the country participated in a 36-hour hackathon in the Healey Family Student Center to test their software and hardware skills.

Hoya Hacks Highlights Tech Innovation

Students from colleges across the country descended upon Georgetown’s campus last weekend to compete in the second annual Hoya Hacks, a competitive 36-hour test of software and hardware skill and determination in pursuit of prizes and honors. This year’s event attracted more than 300 students from over 130 universities. Hosted[Read More…]

by November 11, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Initiative Hacks Path With SkillHack

Initiative Hacks Path With SkillHack

SkillHack, the second annual problem-solving Hackathon, a problem solving initiative, took place Feb. 15 at the Fisher Colloquium, as part of the Designing the Future(s) of the University Initiative. According to the event website, SkillHack, co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost and h.innovation, challenges student teams to “reimagine the[Read More…]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

GU to Sponsor First Hackathon

This weekend, students, alumni, faculty and staff will participate in Georgetown’s first Hackathon, an idea development and implementation session. “Hacking is about identifying [a] problem, breaking [the] problem down to its most essential core and figuring out the solution to it,” event co-organizer Keaton Bedell (COL ’13) said. Registration for the event closed[Read More…]

by November 15, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News