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RGUHack V

The highlight of the RGU Computing Society’s year is the annual Hackathon: a 24 hour programming competition which brings together students from across Scotland for a weekend of developing, workshops, sponsor networking and fun. The Computing Society has been hard at work over the past 6 months, to pull together the resources to bring the […]

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Hack Day winners Irene, Amartya and Lyuben

Local Hack Day 2018

On December 1st, the RGU Computing Society hosted a Local Hack Day event in the Sir Ian Wood Building of RGU. Local Hack Day, created by Major League Hacking, is a 12-hour creation marathon that takes place around the world. This year, more than 20,000 people registered to attend. The goal is that participants will […]

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HackUPC 2017 – Barcelona Hackathon

A few months ago I was scrolling through the website of Major League Hacking, looking for a Hackathon to attend. Coding events like these are incredible opportunities for students to network with potential employers, work collaboratively, and learn new programming skills. MLH are a non-profit organisation who help students run large scale events, including RGUHack […]

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Overall challenge winners, Team Leap Sign

RGU Hack – RGU Computing Society’s Annual Hackathon

By The RGU Computing Society committee The biggest event in the RGU Computing Society’s calendar is the Hackathon, a programming competition which took place over the Easter weekend for the third year running. Teams from across Scotland came to the Sir Ian Wood Building for a full 24 hours of coding challenges – sleep optional! Our […]

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