Student partnership program. Extending fedora mentor program to students.
sanjay_ankur at yahoo.co.in
Wed Jun 18 06:03:49 UTC 2008
also this link says the programme is already there for ambassadors..
I happen to be an ambassador although i cant contribute much at this stage.. can someone please tell me the procedure of requesting a mentor and choosing a project etc.?? so i could contribute a little quicker??
--- On Wed, 18/6/08, susmit shannigrahi <thinklinux.ssh at gmail.com> wrote:
> From: susmit shannigrahi <thinklinux.ssh at gmail.com>
> Subject: Student partnership program. Extending fedora mentor program to students.
> To: "For discussions about marketing and expanding the Fedora user base" <fedora-marketing-list at redhat.com>, fedora-ambassadors-list at redhat.com
> Cc: "Sankarshan da" <sankarshan.mukhopadhyay at gmail.com>
> Date: Wednesday, 18 June, 2008, 8:14 AM
> Hi all,
> 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
> partners themselves will spread Fedora within their peers
> and their
> Also we may talk about officially tie-up with some
> 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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