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Re: Interview With Debian GSoC Winners 2016 - itsfoss.com

addition at bottom :-

On 05/02/2017, shirish शिरीष <shirishag75@gmail.com> wrote:
> at bottom :-
> On 05/02/2017, Laura Arjona Reina <larjona@debian.org> wrote:
>> Hi Shirish
>> El 05/02/17 a las 12:05, shirish शिरीष escribió:
>>> Dear all,
>>> Published an interview with Debian GSoC Winners 2016 -
>>> https://itsfoss.com/interview-debian-gsoc-winners-2016/
>> I'll post a micronews about it, in the following hours.
>>> Hopefully this would encourage more students to apply for GSoC and
>>> Debian in particular.
>>> I do hope Debian gets more seats as well as more mentors this year :)
>> Me too! We'll try to cover GSoC and next Outreachy rounds in bits and
>> DPN, as former years.
>> Best regards
>> --
>> Laura Arjona Reina
>> https://wiki.debian.org/LauraArjona
> Dear Laura,
> I actually want to do a post about Outreachy as well. While
> researching on GSoC discovered outreachy in some ways could be better,
> as IIUIC  then while GSoC happens once a year, Outreachy is a year
> long activity.
> Now if the above is true, then it happens 2-3 times a year, how many
> students took part in Outreachy in Debian, under Debian mentors
> tutelage ?
> IIUIC, then outreachy is more expansive as it deals with both coding
> as well as non-coding tasks too. Things like documentation would be
> covered would come under Outreachy.
> If you can share some URI/URL where I could find more stats about
> Debian's involvement with Outreachy would be highly obliged.
> I do know about the debian-outreach mailing list, the content though
> is scattered.
> https://lists.debian.org/debian-outreach/
> The only person I came to know who's doing something in Outreach is
> Urvika Gola and that too because she puts up blog posts which are
> pulled in via p.d.o.
> If I can get some more background information and people who were part
> of Outreachy and Debian's contributions in it (getting more students
> and mentors together) would make another post for Outreachy too.
> If there are any concrete plans of expanding/having more mentors for
> Outreachy too, please share that as well so will be able to share more
> of that.
> Looking forward to learning more.

I had actually asked this precise question in debian-outreach too. See -


But didn't get any feedback :(


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