Information technology students win honors in hacking competitions


Information technology (IT) student Breeona Day and other members of a multi-college student team in competition at AuburnHacks. This programming event was held in partnership with Major League Hacks at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, earlier this month. Day’s team won the Best Beginner Hack and Top Teams Overall awards. The team was mentored by Dr. Cengiz Gunay, assistant professor of IT. 

Day and fellow IT student William Bullock also competed in the Clemson University CUhackit event in January. Day and her team won the Major League Hacking Best Use of Snap Kit challenge.