Linux Foundation Joins the GNOME Advisory Board

Brno, Czech Republic — August 1, 2013 — Karen Sandler, GNOME Foundation Executive Director, announced today that the Linux Foundation has become the latest member of GNOME's Advisory Board. The Advisory Board is a body of stakeholder organizations and companies who support the GNOME Project by providing funding and expert consultation. It…

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25 Women in 10 Free Software Organizations for GNOME’s Outreach Program for Women

25 women have been accepted to participate in the GNOME-led Outreach Program for Women for January 2 to April 2 remote internships with Deltacloud, Fedora, GNOME, JBoss, Mozilla, Open Technology Institute, OpenITP, OpenStack, Subversion, and Wikimedia. The internships are generously sponsored by the participating organizations, as well as Red Hat, Google, Rackspace,…

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GNOME to Hold GUADEC 2013 in Brno; GUADEC 2014 in Strasbourg

GROTON, Mass -- November 20, 2012 The GNOME Foundation is excited to announce that GUADEC (the GNOME User and Developer European Conference), will be held in Brno, Czech Republic from August 1-8, 2013. Brno is an excellent location for the Foundation's primary annual conference and associated hackfests due to its very strong…

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GNOME Asia Summit 2013 – Call for Hosts

The GNOME.Asia Committee is inviting proposals to host the GNOME.Asia Summit during the 2nd quarter of 2013. The GNOME.Asia Summit is the featured annual GNOME Conference in Asia. The event focuses primarily on the GNOME desktop, and also covers applications and the development platform tools. It brings together the GNOME community in…

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GNOME Launches New Round of Outreach Program for Women Internships and Improves Other Outreach Initiatives

The GNOME Foundation is pleased to announce its latest round of the Outreach Program for Women Internships, for which it has been able to accept ten outstanding applicants. GNOME's efforts are made possible by the strong sponsorship that the program has received from free software companies and organizations committed to increasing the…

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GNOME Outreach Program for Women Participants Continue to Impress

Groton, MA, November 16 2011: In each of the previous six years, at most one female student participated in Google Summer of Code in GNOME. This year, there were seven. The GNOME Outreach Program for Women attracted these applicants and connected them with mentors, who helped them with their first contribution. While…

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