Program Schedule

Time Event Description
9:00-9:30AM Program Introduction Get hyped and join us as we kick off PreHacks with some important event information and announcements to help guide you through this action-packed day!
9:30-10:30AM Livestream AMA for First-Time Hackers Welcome to the hacker community! We are so happy to have you here! In this livestream, you’ll get all your burning questions about hackathons answered and hear from experienced hackers and TechTogether alumni!
10:30-10:45AM Break Sit back, relax, and take a break from Zoom.
10:45-11:30AM Friend Building Activity No event is truly fun without friends! Come join us for some exciting activities that’ll be sure to get you laughing and bonding with fellow students. Who knows, maybe you’ll find your hackathon team?
11:30-12:30 PM Intro to Web Development Ever wonder how to create your own website? Well, you're in luck! This workshop will teach you the fundamentals of HTML/CSS so you can build your very first website!
12:30-1:30AM Creating Art with Javascript Explore the intersection of programming and art with this fun and interactive workshop! Build your programming skills and let those creative juices flow as you learn how to make some cool creations with JavaScript.
1:30-1:45PM Break Sit back, relax, and take a break from Zoom.
1:45-2:15PM Friend Buildling Activity No event is truly fun without friends! Come join us for some exciting activities that’ll be sure to get you laughing and bonding with fellow students. Who knows, maybe you’ll find your hackathon team?
2:15-3:15PM Admissions Session & AMA with BU Alumni The college admissions process can sound scary-- but it doesn’t have to be that way! If you want to know the inside scoop on what college admissions are looking for or how you can get a head start, join us for this session to interact with BU alumni and get all your college admissions questions answered.
3:15-3:30PM Break Sit back, relax, and take a break from Zoom.
3:30-4:30PM Guide to Landing a High School Internship Want to learn how to land your first internship? In this workshop, you’ll learn what exciting internship opportunities are available for high school students and what you can do to break into the tech industry.
4:30-5:00PM Program Close Congratulations! You made it! After a long day of learning, networking, and skill-building, we hope you feel ready to crush your next hackathon. Come join us for a final session to close out PreHacks and celebrate all that you’ve just accomplished.

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