Chapter Updates

New Positions Filled
30 Oct 2016

Congratulations to our newest position leads!

Position Name
Public Affairs Christopher Kruse
Fundraising David Munn
HackSpace Competition
14 Sep 2016
New & Open Positions
01 Sep 2016

We'd like to introduce our new Executive Team:

Position Name
President Jason Scott
Vice President John Tagita
Treasurer Scott Ponte
Web Admin Raymond Evans
Social Event Coordinator Angel Dingui
Announcing HackTheArch 2016!
15 Feb 2016

The time is upon us and we're excited to announce the second annual (moving to March) HackTheArch CTF! We're still working out all of the details, but in the meantime, the site is up at: Registration to open soon!

01 Feb 2016

After our CTF last year, we began developing our own scoring platform for CTF. That platform is nearly ready for prime-time and is published on our github here! We will be using it in our upcoming CTF which we'll be announcing soon! The project site is here:, with a live demo here:

MCPA Hack the Arch 2015
27 Jul 2015

Congratulations to our Winners #NPL from Schnucks Markets and USCCEast (remote bracket)!

When the scoreboard went off ninety minutes before the end of the competition USCCEast was in first place (where they had been the whole time). When the competition was over #NPL had passed them and shocked everyone for the win.

First Place: #NPL

First place overall and the winners of the Golden Keyboard went to #NPL from Schnuck's Market!

Second Place (Local): oG$ViP3r

Second place for the local competition went to oG$ViP3r from OG Systems' VIPER Labs!

Third Place (Local): apt-got root

Third place for the local competition went to apt-got root!

Remote First Place - USCCEast

Second place overall and first place remote went to USCCEast!

Click here for more photos!
Globalhack IV
07 Jun 2015

On Sunday, June 7th two members of our Chapter won second place as part of a three man team in GlobalhackIV! Over the course of one weekend the team developed an app for adding a "Choose your own adventure" style game to the social networking site The competition started at 1800 on Friday, June 5th and ran until the judging began at noon on Sunday. The team received $15,000 for winning 2nd place. See and this press release for more details and pictures.