Hacktorials are workshops that allow students to explore a range of technological concepts including programming, artificial intelligence, machine learning, engineering, and graphic design. They are often student-led; however, guest speakers outside of Terrapin Hackers run hacktorials as well.
The difficulty and skill-level for each Hacktorial varies, but most Hacktorials are designed with beginners in mind.
If you're interested in doing a Hacktorial, drop us a line.
Hackathons are creative/engineering competitions where contestants have 24-36 hours to build something interesting.
These events are open to people of any skill level or field of study, and are very accommodating to beginners.
Beginning in the Fall Semester of 2018 Terrapin Hackers has joined forces with the Sandbox, a student ran maker space that is located at CSIC3107. The Sandbox is an excellent place to go to work on projects, get access to powertools, or just simply hangout with other members of Terrapin Hackers! The Sandbox is generally open