Articles by Courtney Muniz
On Friday night, LinkedIn’s Mountain View cafeteria was filled to capacity with over 170 interns both from leading tech companies throughout the Bay Area and leading schools (Berkeley, Stanford, Waterloo, Upenn, and MIT among others). As droves of college students checked in, the energy in the room was focused on hacking right from the start.
The interns were gathered for LinkedIn’s first open Intern Hackday — a chance to win a MacBook Air, an iPad or Apple gift card — but more importantly, a chance to earn permanent bragging rights among their peers. The anticipation mounted as teams were formed, monitors plugged in and the genesis of potential ideas discussed.
- LinkedIn Hackdays