ON WITH RHONDA: West Island Students win first prize at Harvard Hackathon

Nicolas and Alex Harvard Hacks

These brilliant Concordia students attended a Hackathon, a type of convention where software engineers, IT people and Hackers get together and spend a weekend coming up with ideas that could change the future. Nicolas & Alex, as part of Concordia’s Software Engineering program took the Harvard Hackathon Challenge in Boston. A long drive, 36 hours to complete their idea, lack of sleep, and much coffee, they finished about 20 minutes before the deadline. Spending hours coding, testing, and bringing to life this new web app that could help many people, including law enforcemnet.

 

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