Steve Bussey, a student in our Software Engineering program, traveled to the University of Michigan to compete in “The Most Epic Hackaton” last weekend. A Hackathon is a 36-hour event where teams build full-scale applications and the coolest ones win. You can learn more about hackatons at http://www.mhacks.org/. This hackathon was particularly epic because over 1000 people competed in University of Michigan’s arena:
Imagine the networking that required!
Steve’s team included students from Penn State University, but Steve wrote the code!
Their application was designed to help you take care of and maximize the long-term value of your car:
Check out the competition – Steve’s team won “Best use of Motor and Blackbook API,” making it a very successful weekend! Congrats to Steve!!!