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Re: Student projects

From: Steve Lee <steve@opendirective.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 2014 11:29:05 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEsWMvTcPP46C_7bDH_x48tKvkHZ=Vxj43scpnOfFba9t1eUxw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "lisa.seeman" <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>
Cc: public-cognitive-a11y-tf <public-cognitive-a11y-tf@w3.org>, "WCAG (w3c-wai-gl@w3.org)" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
I think so, but we need ideas and mentors :)
Steve Lee
OpenDirective http://opendirective.com


On 8 September 2014 20:01, lisa.seeman <lisa.seeman@zoho.com> wrote:
> Thank you Steve.
> There could be a lot of project opportunities in the COGA space.
>
> All the best
>
> Lisa Seeman
>
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>
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> ---- On Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:42:50 +0300 Steve Lee<steve@opendirective.com>
> wrote ----
>
> I'd like to introduce the Semesta of Code a pilot that is providing
> Degree level Computer science students in Europe with academic credits
> for working on exciting FOSS projects. I believe this would be a great
> opportunity for W3C a11y related open source projects, especially if you
> have a chunk of work that could take students about a month of
> concentrated effort, or more. It could be development or another task
> suitable for Computer science students.
>
> Semesta of Code is somewhat like Google Summer of Code but as well as
> giving students academic credits rather than cash we have kept project
> admin to the absolute minimum. We will be available to support both
> you and the students.
>
> We've set a deadline for outline project ideas by the end of the week.
> My apologies for notifying you so late but I do hope you have
> something that you'd like worked on by enthusiastic students.
>
> Find out more about the Semesta of code at:
> http://semesterofcode.co
>
> Contact us at:
> http://semesterofcode.com/?page_id=27
>
> PS I've attached a PDF created for the project- please let me know if
> it if you have any problems accessing it.
>
> Steve Lee
> OpenDirective http://opendirective.com
> W3C cog a11y taskforce
>
>
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