over 2 years ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news! Go to the HackOR gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

HackOR Swag and Gear: Remember to fill out our feedback form ASAP to receive swag and the chance to win our first-ever HackOR hoodie! Link: https://tinyurl.com/hackor-swag-and-feedback

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. All hackors are welcome to continue collaborating on and updating their project: we can't wait to see what you'll do next!

Thanks for joining us, and we hope to see you next

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over 2 years ago

Final Hacking Hours!

Hey Hackors,

Happy Sunday! HackOR is ending in just a couple of hours: we're confident that you can make it. Remember to submit your Devpost at 10AM (you may keep editing the Devpost and your code up to 2PM PST today).


Here are the upcoming events for today, which you can also find in our official Google Calendar.

We understand that a lot of teams are focusing their time on hacking, but we have a lot of great workshops and events happening today as well that we encourage hackers and conference attendees to join!


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over 2 years ago

Submit Your Project by 10AM Sunday!

Hey Hackor,

The devpost is open! Make sure you add their project to https://hackor.devpost.com/ before 10AM on Sunday.

(TL;DR: Submit your project before 10AM tomorrow: you can edit it until 2PM!)


10AM Sunday - You must start and submit your project to Devpost before 10:00 AM PST on Sunday, March 28, 2021, to be eligible to enter your project.

2PM Sunday - You may edit your submission and your code up until 2PM Sunday. Late edits and submissions will not be considered by our judges.


1. Make GitHub Repos/Figma/Links Public for Judges

2. Read Devpost…

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over 2 years ago

Saturday Update: HackOR Swag, Workshops, and Other Social Events

Hey Hackors,

Happy Saturday! Hope that everyone's doing well. As always, if you need any help, whether it is with teams or with the event, feel free to let us know. 



Many of you messaged us to ask about receiving HackOR swag, similar to in-person events. We will be shipping HackOR stickers, pins, and other HackOR gear to ALL team members that submit a HackOR project this year. (Note that due to shipping restrictions, we will be unable to ship to hackors outside of the US.)

Additionally, selected students who end up submit…

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over 2 years ago

Elastic Bootcamp Opportunity


As HackOR organizers, we want to share you an Elastic Bootcamp opportunity starting on March 30th, shortly after HackOR ends! The bootcamp is a great way for students learn about the Elastic technology, and all students will be entered to receive Elastic Swag upon completion.

For any questions on this, please refer to stephanie.nissen@elastic.co!


Hi there! 

At Elastic, we recognize that you need the opportunity to diversify your skill set and increase technology acumen. That’s why we’re hosting an Elastic bootcamp for students!

This 3-part series explores the Elastic stack and its practical uses. You'll learn the

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over 2 years ago

First Day: Welcome, and Good Luck!

Hey Hackors!

Welcome to our first ever season of the HackOR: Oregon's premier all-student hackathon. 

By the way, congrats! You got through the first day of our event. We hope that today's opening ceremony and workshop was helpful to you all, especially those of you who are new to attending hackathon events. 

If you missed the workshops, no worries. All of our workshop, including the opening ceremony, are recorded and posted on under our Official Youtube Channel!

Daily Summary

  • To give an overview on HackOR, our organizer led an opening ceremony, now viewable on our official channel.
  • Throughout the…

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