Student partnership program. Extending fedora mentor program to students.
thinklinux.ssh at gmail.com
Wed Jun 18 02:44:25 UTC 2008
In our previous APAC ambassadors meeting we were discussing about this idea.
Generally the final/pre-final year engineering students need to do
some project work on a topic.
What I personally saw that they desperately search for one.
we can make a lot of new contributors if we provide them with a
project to work, some guidence
and may be a certificate at the end. (As they say, target this segment :))
This way we can make much more widespread effect as the student
partners themselves will spread Fedora within their peers and their
Also we may talk about officially tie-up with some colleges.
The basic idea is here.
Now the question id if this is worth taking up.
If yes, lets refine it here.
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