Here’s an excerpt:
Over the weekend Nashville Software School held it first annual school Hackathon. The purpose of the hackathon was for current students and alumni to meet, mix, and build projects. It was helpful to for new students to see how a hackathon works and for the former students to give back to the school.
The teams were built to include a mix of skill levels and created so no one from the same cohort would work together.
To kick off the event, everyone gathered in the Hackery, the large open space on campus. We we given a brief introduction and then challenged to build.
Read the rest of Chris’s post on his blog.