February 22nd, 2017
Congratulations to all our students who participated in the Spring 2017 Denison ACM Programming contest. Oberlin was represented by 24 students. Two of our teams placed in the top 10! Special congratulations to 2nd place team: Oberlin’;DROP TABLE TEAMS;– consisting of Anders Cornell, Jakob Cornell, Ben Levin, and Nathan Paige and 8th place winners: The Flying Rainbow Ninja Unicorns, consisting of Adina Johnson, Serafina Nix, Maya Shanmugam, and Olivia Vasquez.
October 31st, 2016
This past weekend, 5 teams of Oberlin students competed at the Youngstown ACM programming contest. All of our teams performed well, and our top team — Oberlin Prime — was ranked third at our site.
Oberlin Prime (Nathan Paige, Bobby Dorwood, Sage Jenson)
Congratulations to everyone!
The whole team, plus Tom, plus creepy little girl statue.
April 4th, 2016
This past weekend (April 2nd) was the 10th Annual Ohio Wesleyan Programming Contest. We sent 4 teams, all of whom did great, solving at least half the problems. Oberlin Alpha and Oberlin Prime took first and second place respectively, out of 12 teams total. Congratulations to our teams!
March 2nd, 2015
CONGRATULATIONS to The Oberlin CSCI programming teams, taking first and third place out of 21 teams.
All four of our teams got at least half the problems solved, which put everyone in the top half. Our teams were:
Sweaty Murder Squirrels (1st) Scott Hulver, Amanda Strominger, Nathan Klein
Man Which (3rd) Chris Egerton, Elias “Alex” Cotsarelis, Eren Guendelsberger
Java The Hutt Devon Wells,Tim Hennigan,Laura Watiker,Sam Rossin
Abby Singer, Evan Hertafeld, Nathan Paige
@Denison University Spring 2015ACM Programming contest
@Denison Programming Contest Spring 2015
November 11th, 2014
The Oberlin College programming contest teams had a strong showing at the regional ACM meet this weekend. There were over 140 teams, including many from powerhouses such as Carnegie Mellon University and University of Waterloo. Our top team, “Megahurts”, came in 15th overall, which placed Oberlin as the second highest ranking school at the Youngstown site (the largest of the four regional sites).
Our competitors were Nathan Paige, Nathan Klein, Laura Watiker, Evan Hertafeld, Scott Hulver, Sam Rossin, Alex Cotsarelis, Eren Guendelsberger, Chris Egerton, Amanda Strominger, Devon Wells, and Tim Hennigan.
Congratulations on a great performance! Next up is the Denison contest in the Spring.
September 28th, 2014
Oberlin students did a fantastic job at the Muskingum University programming contest this past weekend. Two of our teams (“Lavascript” and “Public Static Void Pain”) took first and second place, and all our teams solved multiple problems, despite this being the first contest for most.
Our competitors were Laura Watiker, Paul Buser, Sam Rossin, Alex Cotsarelis, Eren Guendelsberger, Chris Egerton, Will Banfield, Alex Peterson, Max Grusky, Amanda Strominger, Devon Wells, and Tim Hennigan.
Great work everyone!
February 25th, 2014
Get your CS T-Shirt design in by March 15!!!!
February 22nd, 2014
Five teams of Oberlin students competed at the Denison Programming Contest this past weekend. All of them placed in the top half of the 18 teams competing.
The final rankings and problems are here: http://personal.denison.edu/~lalla/DSPC/results14.html
Our teams were:
- Amanda Strominger, Scott Hulver, Nathan Klein (1st)
- Peter Fogg, Sayer Rippey, Oren Shoham (2nd)
- Meg Davis, Kira Goldner, Devon Wells (4th)
- Eli Rose, Gabe Richman, Clay Hudgens (8th)
- Mischa Lewis-Norell, Chris Egerton, Robin Wong (9th)
Congratulations to all of them!
December 10th, 2013
Don’t forget to get your T-Shirt designs ready!
October 1st, 2013
On Oct 5, 2013, 3 teams of Oberlin students competed at the 5th annual Muskingum University programming contest. Team “Albino Squirrels” (Jenny Ward ’14 and Nathan Klein ’16) took third place out of 15 teams from 6 institutions. Team “Uberlin” (Eli Stein ’14, Amanda Strominger ’15, Scott Hulver ’16) and “O(bees)” (Peter Fogg ’14, Oren Shoham ’14, Devon Wells ’14) also put in a strong showing.