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Cracking the code

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Computer Science student Sebastian Coates recently won a hackathon put on by Credit Suisse bank.
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Together with a student from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, rising junior Sebastian Coates recently won the Code Suisse Challenge, a hackathon organized by Credit Suisse.

The competition is designed to help studients deminstrate "skills, personality, and aptitude for technology" in coding. Fifteen sophomores from universities across the United States participated in the hackathon in Raleigh, NC.