WIT: Teen-Only Hackathons

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    • Listing Type: After School Enrichment
    • Session Length: Other
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: Computer Science, Coding, Cybersecurity
    • Minimum Cost: Free
    • Gender: Coed
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    Overview

    DO Wit Teen-only Hackathons is where the next generation of teen leaders, problem solvers, and entrepreneurs tackle our city’s most pressing challenges. In this one-day, teen-only hackathon, participants utilize design thinking to solve and pitch solutions to civic issues.

    DO Wit Teen-only Hackathons teens will hack and pitch innovative, sustainable solutions for a variety of issues that are currently affecting the San Diego region, including homelessness, civic engagement of youth, environmental waste, and human trafficking. Teens will also have direct access to city officials from the City of San Diego to have their ideas be heard.

    Teen voices are being heard about the nation and we want every teen to have an opportunity to voice their opinions and ideas. SCS will have the San Diego Registrar of Voter present signing teens up for early voting registration during the hackathon. SCS also has $1,000 worth of prize money to give away to the winning teams.

    Virtual hackathons are also available! To find out how to sign up and when they will take place, be sure to check out our website!

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