Florida Hackers

Florida Hackers is a network of university students that exists to connect passionate technology oriented creators across the Sunshine State. This site acts as a tool to organize an events calendar and provide a platform for student-led initiatives.

A community binds people of similar interests together who believe in a shared value. Through this, they are able to support one another and develop a greater sense of purpose. FH exists in an online and in-person community so there are many ways to interact and connect.

What is a hacker?

A hacker uses technology to create something new that pushes the bounds of what was possible before. They constantly strive to build and won’t let any problem stop them in their goals.

Hack does not mean breaking into things, but rather building creative solutions to problems. A hacker utilizes technology to create any idea they have. They embrace problems and constraints as opportunities for creativity in their hack.

FH Purpose Statement

Florida Hackers is a network of university students that exists to connect passionate technology oriented creators across the Sunshine State.

FH Values

The values are a way for the community to stay consistent and build each other up. A greater impact can be made when we work together.

Collaboration over Competition

We foster Florida initiatives by building each other up. A greater impact can be made when we work together.

Positively Disruptive

We are fueled by passion to achieve ambitious goals. We seek solutions and approach challenges with a genuine excitement and an eagerness to progress our state.

Community Driven

Florida hackers strive to benefit those around them. The efforts of community members cultivate the movement of the community as a whole.

Exceed Expectation

We excel to the level of our conviction. As we achieve new heights, we gain a new perspective of what is possible within ourselves.

Final Notes

Florida Hackers was started with the intent to boost the level of opportunity that students in Florida had available. The direction that this community goes in is solely up to its members. Build what you wish to see in the world. We want to hear your thoughts and ideas so shoot us an email and we can have a conversation about the future and how you can help build it!

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