[PLUG] Discussion session on benefits to students contributing to Free Software at VIT, Sunday 3rd July 10 am

Praveen A pravi.a at gmail.com
Tue Jul 5 07:46:59 PDT 2011

2011/7/1 Parag Shah <adaptives at gmail.com>:
> Hi Praveen,
> I have an online learning community where I try to help students learn
> computer science topics within a supportive online community, and in the
> process also document their learning by creating open source projects and
> blogging their reflections.


> If there is time for me to talk, I would love to talk about how students can
> also leverage new media along with contributing to open source software to
> document their understanding of a topic and to establish reputation in their
> community of practice.
> BTW, you mention that the session begins at 10:00 AM. How long is it
> expected to last?

Sorry, I missed your mail. This Saturday afternoon we are doing a
workshop on Ruby on Rails as a continuation of our earlier meetups. We
hope to get more contributors to diapsora from Pune. If you are okay
may be you can take 15-20 minutes to talk about your experience. It
would set the tone for the workshop too.

Interested folks can sign up at

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