WHACK is where awesome women come together to learn, explore, and build. Think out of the box, play with new technologies, ask questions, make mistakes, learn something new, and have fun! To help you execute those rad ideas, we’re providing seasoned mentors to spread their knowledge.

Get pumped! Each team will consist of students from Babson College, Olin College, and Wellesley College and a professional mentor. With intimate teams, a mentor-based experience, and a focus on engaging women, WHACK provides opportunities to meet people, learn, and hack together.

Eligibility

Wellesley, Babson and Olin students

Hackathon Sponsors

Prizes

1st Place

Dell Venue Tablets

2nd Place

Canakit Raspberry Pi Kit

3rd Place

Skullcandy Bluetooth Headphones

Rookie Prize

Compressible sleeping bag

Best Use of AWS

1TB hard drive

Best Domain Name

Swag bag with Sparkfun Redboards

Best Developer Tool

Mona the Octocat Figurine!

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Judges

Tiffany Ang

Tiffany Ang

Jason Kamuda

Jason Kamuda

Jeremy Rossmann

Jeremy Rossmann

Jenny Wang

Jenny Wang

Tammy Butow

Tammy Butow

Karina Chan

Karina Chan

Kelsey Fix

Kelsey Fix

Kevin Caldwell

Kevin Caldwell

Solomon Lutze

Solomon Lutze

Jade Yee

Jade Yee

Christine Keung

Christine Keung

Laurie Kim

Laurie Kim

Judging Criteria

  • Concept of Product
    How interesting/innovative is the idea of this project?
  • Implementation Quality
    How well does this project implement its goals?

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