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HackCWRU brings student inventors together for 36-hour marathon

Inventions at the third annual HackCWRU included a lightbulb that synchronizes to its holder's heartbeat, a genetic simulator for children, and a set of clothing for a couple that light up brighter as they get closer to each other. The event was open to high schoolers, current CWRU students and alumni.

Kushagra Gupta, Opinions Editor

February 19, 2016

HackCWRU returns to campus over Valentine's Day weekend

Sleep-deprived tech inventions

Over the weekend, techies united to work on their projects for 36 straight hours at CWRU's Hackathon.

Nardine Taleb, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2015

Hackathon’s innovations last weekend were an assorted bunch; an Iron Man Simulator, an app called “Oh” that warns the user if their phone is still on when they approach a classroom, and an image processor that turns 2-D pictures from Google into 3-D models were among the highlights. Though...

36 hours of computer power

Nardine Taleb, Staff Writer

February 5, 2015

Case Western Reserve University’s campus will be preparing for the buzz of Hackathon this weekend on the Quad, hosted by the Hacker Society. Hackathon is an event where students from other universities come together in one place to code, construct web applications, hack hardware or complete other creative...

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