Event Information

The hack will begin with a series of virtual sessions and will conclude with an inperson poster presentation of team findings at the Gateways 2023 conference.

Project Teams

Bulldogs Team

• Rui Zhu • John Holmen(M)
• Yvonne Phillips(M)


• Izzat Alsmadi • Elijah MacCarthy(M)
• Munene Kanampiu(M)

Jarvis Bulldog Team

• Widodo Samyono • Jeaime Powell(M)
• Hector Santiago(M)

Team Altair

• Bernadette Boscoe • Veronica Vergara(M)
• Mohamed Elbakary(M)

Team Tech Tigers

• Andrew Overton
• Jacqueline Jackson • Alfred Watkins(M)
• Fernanda Foertter(M)


• Shan Reddy • Hector Hernandez(M)
• Yvonne Phillips(M)



The FacultyHack@Gateway2023 (Deadline to apply is September 15, 2023.) will involve five (5) teams of two (2) Computer Science faculty or one (1) Computer Science and one (1) related discipline area faculty. Faculty teams will adapt High-Performance Computing (HPC) tools for use in their courses. They will leave with "ready-to-go" course outlines, supporting data, and identified resources. Each team will be assigned a technical mentor to help with this process. Teams completing all four (4) challenges receive a $1000 honorarium.

Prior Event:


  1. A completely revised course description with implementation schedule.
  2. Assignment of a Gateways community mentor to provide use cases, resources and next step suggestions.
  3. Robust access to HPC resources for research and instruction.
  4. Opportunities to collaborate with other HPC educators and technical personnel.
  5. Understanding of how to collaborate with an educator at their institution on HPC course revisions.


  1. Attending all HPC training sessions
  2. Attend the Gateways 2023 Conference in Pittsburg, PA (Travel support is provided)
  3. Poster presentation of revised courses
  4. Produce a Travel Report Blog Post on your SGX3 Curriculum project and Gateways 23 experience which will be uploaded to https://sciencegateways.org/networking-community/blogs
    • 2-Pages
    • Double-spaced
    • 12pt Times New Roman
    • 1" margins