New Mexico Supercomputing Challenge

Welcome to the 2013-2014
(24th Annual) Supercomputing Challenge

Congratulations Supercomputing Challenge winners

Eli Echt-Wilson and Albert Zuo, La Cueva High School team 58, 1st place, Cole Kendrick, Los Alamos High School team 66, was 2nd place and Ian Rankin, Ahmed Muhyi and Sophia Sanchez-Maes a trio from Las Cruces YWiC (Young Women in Computing), team 60 were 3rd place, but view the Awards Ceremony Presentation of ALL the winners and a text file of all the WINNERS of the 2013-2014 Supercomputing Challenge and see all the publicity about the event and see the pictures of the Expo and the Awards Ceremony.

2013-2014 finalists and scholarship recipients, will you be one in April 2015?

The Challenge Finalist teams                                     The Challenge Scholarship winners

Congratulations to the Finalist Teams

Team 5 from Albuquerque Academy, team 58 from La Cueva High, team 60 from Las Cruces YWiC, teams 63 and 66 from Los Alamos High, and team 101 from the New Mexico School for the Arts.

Recent publicity about the Challenge and its participants

70 Final reports were submitted

Read all about the Expo for descriptions, schedules, housing and directions.

Tours of Sandia Laboratories and University of New Mexico took place on March 3rd.

February Project Evaluations

The Project Evaluations will be held during February and into March. They went off very well with 87 teams presenting their work at nine different locations. Public speaking, presentation skills and presenting results are just some of the skills developed in the Supercomputing Challenge.

Interim Reports were due December 10.

100 teams have submitted Interims.

Dec 9-15 was Computer Science Education Week

See details at the CSEd Week web page. The Hour of Code tutorials are still available. They are great, check them out!

The Kickoff Conference was held on Oct 12-13, in Socorro, New Mexico.

[2013-2014 Kickoff]

Check out the pictures from the Kickoff. (Get them to your yearbook staff.) Let Consult know if you want higher resolution images.


Over 445 students and 67 teachers from 57 schools have registered for the 2013-2014 Supercomputing Challenge.

Look over the Important Dates.

Review the links on the left for specific information about the 2013-2014 Challenge and review the links above for general information about the Challenge.

See the News Flashes for the 2013-2014 year.

For questions about the Supercomputing Challenge, a 501(c)3 organization, contact us at: consult1314 @

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