Your neighborhood hackathon: now double digits.

Welcome to the tenth biannual HackRU, hosted at Rutgers University by USACS, the Undergraduate Student Alliance of Computer Scientists!


Tech Talks:

  • 2:00 pm - Intro Tech Talk - Andrew Tjang
  • 3:00 pm - Environment Setup Workshop - Twilio
  • 3:30 pm - Intro to API - USACS
  • 4:30 pm - Intro to Android - USACS
  • 5:30 pm - How to Deploy a Sensor Network - Scriptr.IO
  • 6:00 pm - Makerspace
  • 7:00 pm - Watson IoT Cognitive APIs and Bluemix - IBM
  • 7:30 pm - Programming the ESP8266 with Arduino - Rutgers DoC's Rick Anderson
  • 8:30 pm - How to use Bootstrap - IEEE

Remember to check the Slack at  for updates!

If you are not in the Slack, please notify an organizer or volunteer.

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Students who have registered for HackRU and checked-in to the event are eligible to participate. As per MLH regulations, all hackers must currently be a student or have graduated within the last school year.

All participants are only allowed to be a part of one team and submit one project. The max amount of people for a team is 4 people. Participants will risk disqualification if they don't adhere to these guidelines.

Participants MUST print and sign this waiver to be allowed entry. Anyone under 18 MUST have their waiver signed by a PARENT or GUARDIAN.


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Judging Criteria

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