Major League Hacking 2017 Hackathon Season


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Northfield, MN
April 14-15, 2017

Registration is now closed.

100 students. 18 hours. Limitless possibilities.

We're excited to announce CarlHacks Gives Back, Carleton College's third hackathon. This edition of CarlHacks aims to celebrate Carleton College's sesquicentennial year in Northfield by hacking for local nonprofits looking to make technological improvements. Undergrads over the age of 18 from any university in the US are invited to register.

Why CarlHacks?

  • Compete in teams to win exciting prizes and help Northfield's nonprofits improve technology within their organizations

  • Get one-on-one help from professors and professional developers, engineers, and entrepreneurs

  • Chat with major companies and organizations and kickstart your internship or job search

  • Hack with Oculus Rifts, Pebble watches, Leap Motions, and more from the MLH hardware lab

Registration Guidelines

  • Hackers must be over the age of 18 by April 2017, and be currently enrolled in a US undergraduate institution.

  • Teams can include up to 4 hackers each.

  • Registration is closed completely as of 11:59PM CST on April 10th, 2017.


8–8:45pmhackers arrive, check in
8:45-9pmopening ceremony
9pmhacking begins
12ammidnight snack
3pmhacking ends, submissions due on devpost
3-4pmexpo style judging
4-4:30pmclosing ceremony, winners announced
4:45pmhackers go home

Contact Us

Shoot us an email at [email protected] if you have any questions, special needs, or if there's anything else we can do to ensure CarlHacks 2017 goes smoothly for you. This is an MLH event, so we request that all attendees abide by the MLH code of conduct, and agree to a photo/video release during registration.


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