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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: [GSOC] Please review Application
Date Mon, 07 Mar 2011 20:06:26 GMT
In the past I've always limited announcements to PMCs (and incubator mentors). I believe we
need PMC support for all proposals. Going to committers@ might result in individuals with
minimal PMC support. 

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On 7 Mar 2011, at 18:21, Ulrich Stärk <> wrote:

> I think we should prepare a message to committers@ announcing GSoC 2011 and how we plan
to mark tasks.
> Uli
> On 07.03.2011 18:24, Kathey Marsden wrote:
>> On 3/7/2011 2:18 AM, Norman Maurer wrote:
>>> Does your organization have an application template you would like to see
>>> students use? If so, please provide it now. Please note that it is a very
>>> good idea to ask students to provide you with their contact information as
>>> part of your template. Their contact details will not be shared with you
>>> automatically via the GSoC 2011 site.
>> I think in the past we have had a general template that had things like name, contact
>> abstract, detail timeline, and also asked how much time the student would be committing
during the
>> summer and what other commitments they had.  I think it is good to have a free format
but provide a
>> template to make sure that such important information is included.
>> For the project ideas page, we only have three so far which might make us look a
bit week. Perhaps
>> send a clear message to this list and also code-awards to clarify  how they are to
be marked.  There
>> may be some confusion there.
>> Thanks
>> Kathey

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