- Interview with Dr. Kari Jordan, Executive Director at The Carpentries February 28, 2021David Yakobovitch from the HumAIn Podcast interviewed Dr. Kari Jordan, Executive Director at The Carpentries, on how to get started in open source. The article also talks about how they are translating their existing in-person two day workshops to an online format while maintaining a ...
- Applications for GitHub (Student) Campus Experts Open! February 15, 2021GitHub has a GitHub Campus Experts Program which supports student leaders who foster student communities on their campuses in order to help other students learn industry skills and become better software developers. Applications are open now through February 28th. To qualify for the GitHub Campus Experts ...
- FarmData2 in Phase 3 of GNOME Challenge!! February 10, 2021The saga continues!!! The FarmData2 project has been selected to continue to Phase 3 of the GNOME Community Education Challenge! The team of Grant Braught, Farhan Siddiqui, Michael Skalak, and Allen Tucker is one of only five teams to make it to the final round ...
- Open Source Projects for Students January 30, 2021The Geeks for Geeks site recently published a list of avenues for student contributions to open source projects. There are a variety of communities represented including Outreachy, Hyperledger, and the Free Software Foundation.
- Outreachy Internships – Deadline Feb 1 January 21, 2021Outreachy has announced applications will open February 1st for their next round of internships that start May 2021. If you’re in an open source project interested in mentoring students, sign up here. Details about the internships: remote internships with communities located around the world diversity is supported: ...
- Open Source 101 January 17, 2021Open Source 101 is a great way to get students started in open source. Produced by All Things Open, Open Source 101 is a one day virtual conference intended to educate students (and professionals) on how to get started in open source as well as ...
Blog posts from TOS Members
- Open and Online Educationby Heidi Ellis on January 10, 2021 at 4:08 pm
I really appreciate Bryan Behrenhausen. Bryan is a community architect in the Open Source Program Office at Red Hat. […]
- Open Source Community and Socially Distanced Educationby Heidi Ellis on December 29, 2020 at 11:11 pm
My Software Engineering class has come to a close and I’m turning my attention to the Capstone class this spring. The […]
- Leveraging COVID-19 in the Classroomby Heidi Ellis on July 12, 2020 at 6:46 pm
As the summer progresses, I’m finding a new rhythm to preparing my fall classes. It is clear that even though my […]
- Chatting with Studentsby Heidi Ellis on June 9, 2020 at 10:24 pm
The Western New England Center for Teaching and Learning is running a series of Zoom seminars on online tools that can […]
- 11th NSF Funded POSSE!by Heidi Ellis on March 31, 2019 at 9:50 pm
The foss2serve team hosted the 10th NSF-funded POSSE (Professors’ Open Source Software Experience) workshop in […]
- TOS Holds a Sprint to Develop FOSS Coursesby Greg Hislop on June 29, 2018 at 5:05 pm
A team of faculty involved with TeachingOpenSource (TOS) are working on four Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) […]