ACM takes home 2 awards at the Student Life Award Ceremony

ACM received the Best Educational Program of the Year and the Best Collaborative Event of the Year for the 2016 - 2017 year

John Pham

ACM awards 1 Our club was given the honor to receive the Best Educational Program of the Year and the Best Collaborative Event of the year for the 2016 - 2017 year from UCR's Student Life. ACM was one of the many BCOE student organization to receive awards for their efforts and achievements.

Best Educational Program of the Year

ACM awards 2 This award is to recognize ACM's Language Workshops held during Winter 2017. Our workshops were held weekly each covering 7 different languages. ACM's then-President, Kyle Minshall taught Python, Javascript, Ruby, Swift, and Java. ACM invited a UCR faculty member, Brian Crites, to teach Go and invited a UCR and ACM alumnus, Mark De Ruyter to teach C#. We had over a 100 students attend our workshops.

Best Collaborative Event of the Year

ACM awards 3 This award recognized Citrus Hack 2016. Citrus Hack is would not be possible without the collaboration between ACM and IEEE. Citrus Hack is a 36-hour hackathon held at UCR every Fall. Citrus Hack over 400 participants this year with over 50 projects.