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Computing for a Cause: Irish Hacks Inspires

Virginia Watterson • DATE: October 22, 2019

Notre Dame, in conjunction with outside sponsors, hosts countless academic competitions each year — including essay contests and case study competitions — in business, the sciences and more. Computer science and engineering students took part in their own competition between Nov. 2-4, during which the AT&T-sponsored Irish Hacks took place. During this multi-day competition, students vied for monetary awards ranging from several hundred to several thousand dollars. Coding for hours during the day (and sometimes well into the night), teams had less than 48 hours to develop an app, a three-minute elevator pitch and a presentation detailing the app’s features.

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