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From Ed Cable <edca...@mifos.org>
Subject Re: Seeking Mentors for Google Code-In 2017
Date Tue, 19 Sep 2017 08:53:46 GMT
Thanks. I made that change.

On Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 1:36 AM, Tarun Mudgal <tarun.mudgal34@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hello Ed,
>
> I'd like to suggest a minor addition in the Google form - a comment
> textbox. It may be helpful just in case the potential mentor has something
> to add. For example, in my case, I'm occupied till mid-November and will
> find some time after that. The number of hours depends on the situation
> then. So, I'd apply as a 'backup' mentor until the things are clear from my
> side.
>
> It'll be convenient to keep a track of such a thing if the comment section
> is there in the form itself.
>
> Thanks
>
> On Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 1:47 PM, Zayyyad A. Said <
> zayyad@intrasofttechnologies.com> wrote:
>
> > Hello Ed,
> >
> > I am available for mentoring.
> >
> > I shall fill out the form as well.
> >
> > Regards;
> >
> > *******
> > Zayyad A. Said | Chairman & C.E.O
> >
> > Cell No.: +254 716 615274 | Skype: zsaid2011
> > Email: zayyad@intrasofttechnologies.com
> >
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Ed Cable [mailto:edcable@mifos.org]
> > Sent: 19 September 2017 11:06 AM
> > To: Dev <dev@fineract.apache.org>; Mifos software development <
> > mifos-developer@lists.sourceforge.net>; mifos-users <mifos-users@lists.
> > sourceforge.net>; user@fineract.apache.org
> > Subject: Seeking Mentors for Google Code-In 2017
> >
> > Hello Mifos and Apache Fineract communities,
> >
> > Google just announced it's Google Code-In program will be occurring once
> > again for the 8th consecutive year. The Mifos Initiative will likely once
> > again apply to participate in Google Code-In in 2017.
> >
> > This is Google's program to help introduce pre-university students to
> open
> > source where students compete to complete as many bite-sized tasks (3 to
> 5
> > hours) as possible across the following buckets: Code,
> > Documentation/Training, Outreach/Research, Quality Assurance, or User
> > Interface.
> >
> > We participated last year and it was an honor to work with talented high
> > school students and a great way to get many of our newest community
> members
> > mobilized as mentors.
> >
> > Please read our wrap-up post -
> > http://mifos.org/blog/2016-google-code-in-wrap-up/ - and Rajan's post
> > about his trip to the GCI event -http://mifos.org/blog/2017-
> > gci-grand-prize-trip/- on our blog.
> >
> > Before we submit our application, I wanted to begin capturing who would
> > like to serve as a mentor. For all of our recent GSOC interns, this is a
> > great way to begin deepening your role in the community.
> >
> > This call for mentoring is open to to everyone - you don't have to be a
> > developer as we need mentors for students working on all the domains.
> >
> > If you're interested in mentoring, please fill out the form at
> > https://goo.gl/forms/CI8xbg04hgkLMpmL2 or respond to this mailing list
> > thread.
> >
> > A critical part of a successful GCI is a wealth of small tasks - we'll
> > soon begin generating our list so put on your thinking cap of work you'd
> > like to see done.
> >
> > More on the 2017 GCI program can be found below.
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Ed
> >
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > From: 'Stephanie Taylor' via Google Code-in Mentors <
> > gci-mentors@googlegroups.com>
> > Date: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 at 9:49 AM
> > Subject: [GCI-mentors] Google Code-in 2017 is on!
> > To: Google Code-in Mentors <gci-mentors@googlegroups.com>
> >
> >
> > Hello,
> >
> > We are pleased to announce Google Code-in 2017 <http://g.co/gci>, the
> 8th
> > straight year of the program for pre-university students ages 13-17.
> >
> > The GCI timeline, FAQs, Rules and flyers have been updated on the contest
> > site <http://g.co/gci>.
> >
> > Organizations -- If you would like to apply for the 2017 program please
> > start thinking about the tasks you would like students to work on and
> also
> > reach out to your community members to ask if they would like to be
> mentors
> > for the program. Applications open for GCI orgs very soon - on October
> 9th,
> > and close 2 weeks later on October 24th. We will announce organizations
> on
> > Thursday, October 26th giving orgs over a month to create their tasks
> > before the contest begins on November 28th.
> >
> > We are looking to continue the growth of this program and reach a record
> > number of teenagers this year! Read more on today’s blog post <
> > https://opensource.googleblog.com/2017/09/announcing-google-code-in-
> > 2017.html>
> > .
> >
> > If you have any questions about Google Code-in please contact us at
> > gci-support@google.com
> >
> > Best,
> >
> > Stephanie
> >
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> >
> >
> > --
> > *Ed Cable*
> > President/CEO, Mifos Initiative
> > edcable@mifos.org | Skype: edcable | Mobile: +1.484.477.8649
> >
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> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Sincerely
> Tarun Mudgal
>



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*Ed Cable*
President/CEO, Mifos Initiative
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