What is a hackathon?
Coders Coming Together
For 8 hours, we'll code games, projects, websites, and more!
What's a hackathon without snacks?
Workshops, workshops, and more workshops
Code your own website, learn from speakers, and use the laser cutter!
All are welcome!
You don't need any experience to come to 502 Hacks! We'll learn to code together!
8:15-9:00 Welcome and Intro (theme announced!!)
9:00-10:00 Personal Website Workshop
10:00-10:30 Hacking Time with Coding Support
10:30-11:30 Figma Workshop
12:30-3:00 Hacking Time with Coding Support + Super Secret Fun Activities
3:00-3:30 Gallery Walk
3:30-4:00 Closing Ceremony: Awards + Goodbyes
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes! We want to give a special shoutout to Mrs. Kuebbing for supervising the hackathon!
We won't be hacking any foreign government databases, personal computers, or local banks! Instead, we will focus on coding personal websites, programming robots, and creating innovative projects that have a positive social impact!
Yes! Please indicate on the sign up form if you have special dietary needs.
None!! 502 Hacks is for students who have never coded, students who code everyday, and every person in between!
The co-organizers of the hackathon will be the judges of projects. We will have tons of fun prizes!
We hope to have around 50 attendees, a speaker, our organizing team, volunteers, and adult supervisors.
Please come to the hackathon with your own email address and password to the account!
Computers will be provided! Feel free to bring your own laptop if you are more comfortable using your own device!
You do not need to come to 502 Hacks with a team. You will have the opportunity to form groups to work on projects at the hackathon!
The hackathon is for middle and high school students!
Please contact us before the event if you need to leave early or arrive late for prior commitments. Our email address is email@example.com!
No! 502 Hacks is free and open to all middle and high school students!
First, we will kick the day off with personal websites. This will be an engaging project that everyone can participate in. Throughout the day, we will have other workshops and time for individual projects or expanding your personal website!
SHA Hack Club!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org