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Monarchs Hack The Campus

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Monarchs Hack the Campus


Old Dominion University


Strome Entrepreneurial Center – Old Dominion University – Norfolk, VA


February 26th to 28th, 2016




For an upcoming hackathon at ODU dubbed Monarchs Hack the Campus, I acted as a volunteer and helped create the event website as well as help in-person.

For the annual Old Dominion University dubbed Monarchs Hack the Campus, I helped out as volunteer by creating banners and re-designing the website and registration Typeform.

Monarchs Hack the Campus Old Dominion University February 2016 Credits go to Michelle Graham for ODU Cat Graphic

For an upcoming hackathon at ODU dubbed Monarchs Hack the Campus, I’m acting as a volunteer and am already helping out with some pretty big tasks.




Completed January 31st

  • branding
    • created 4 new banners using Sketch and existing logo (credits to Michelle Graham for the logo)
  • the actual website
    • completely redesigned from the bottom up to have a nice look and feel based on an HTML5UP template
  • registration
    • redesigned and made some minor changes to the configuration for the Typeform used as registration for those interested in attending the hackathon

I was a volunteer

I helped design banners

I helped develop the website

By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.