Tag: cs summer internship

Hackathon Weekend: IncubateDC

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

This past weekend, Agileana and InQbation Labs co-sponsored an impressive hackathon event, reaching hundreds of young entrepreneurs and leaders, creating unforeseen opportunity for disruptive startups and their founders in the Washington DC metro area. This event was held in conjunction with 19 other cities worldwide participating so it was a busy and fun-filled 2 days with me giving … Continued

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6 Lessons Learned: An Internship Summary

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Six weeks ago, my fellow interns and I walked into the Agileana offices starry eyed yet determined to make an impact and differentiate our summers from that of our peers. All of us were products of the US public education system who knew how to handle well defined tasks in a classroom environment; but this was the … Continued

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Summer Hackathon Day 9 & 10

Summer Hackathon Day 9 & 10

        Filed under: Summer Internship Hackathon

Monday’s at the hackathon are always lively as everyone inQbates (ha) ideas over the weekend and then aims to shoot for excellence throughout the week. This past Friday on the Traction team we had showcased our Key Performance Indicators with the team to show them the pace at which the word was getting out. This … Continued

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Summer Hackathon Day Six: Inception Deck and SEOQ Code

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Day Six: Today we had a standup reviewing what we got done last week and what we were going to attack this week. Pranav and I were going to create an Inception Deck but decided that we might need some help from the Traction Team, so Blake made the call to merge the two teams … Continued

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Phone Number Verification using Twilio and Django – 6th Day

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

Herndon, Virginia; Summer Internship Hackathon The start of this week marked the end of our first sprint! After a short daily stand-up meeting, we convened to complete the verification by phone. Jenny worked on getting Twilio, a library for sending text messages, working while Claire looked through the allauth libraries. John and I worked on implementing … Continued

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Summer CS Hackathon Day 2 by Farhan Farooqui

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A marksman is only effective as his aim and today was just that, exacting our aim. We accomplished this by coming to a consensus on what our product is going to be. In a marathon strategic planning discussion, each of us shared our vision and critiqued the hypothetical product that was taking shape.   We learnt to be realistic with … Continued

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Web Development Internship Day 2 by John Nguyen

Web Development Internship Day 2 by John Nguyen

        Filed under: Agile development, Summer Internship Hackathon

My second day at Agileana was a good one! It started off shaky because I did not really understand the product we were trying to build, but I’m glad as the day progressed we were able to figure out what we wanted to do as a group. I’m glad we’re working on a niche product … Continued

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