BeagleBoard.org® Community Kicks off GSoC 2019 with Four Projects

This summer, four student projects in the Google Summer of Code 2019 (GSoC) will be mentored by BeagleBoard.org®. GSoC, sponsored by Google, is a global program in it’s fourteenth year, focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development during a 3 month programming project.

After going through a detailed and thorough application process the following four projects will be developed this summer. Check out the intro videos from each student:

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Calling all Students and Mentors: Applications Now Open to Join BeagleBoard.org for GSoC 2019

Google Summer of Code (GSoc) is a global program that offers students stipends to write code for open source projects. We are excited that BeagleBoard.org has been again accepted as an open source community to mentor students in projects for the … Continue reading Calling all Students and Mentors: Applications Now Open to Join BeagleBoard.org for GSoC 2019

GSoC 2018 Brings Students and BeagleBoard.org® Mentors Together

This summer, three students successfully completed  Google Summer of Code 2018 (GSoC) projects mentored by BeagleBoard.org®. GSoC, sponsored by Google, is a global program in it’s thirteenth year, focused on bringing more student developers into open source software development during a … Continue reading GSoC 2018 Brings Students and BeagleBoard.org® Mentors Together

Time for another Google Summer of Code

by Jason Kridner Google starts accepting applications for potential mentoring organizations on today, February 9th. BeagleBoard.org is going to send in an application. Your help is needed to make that application as strong as it can be! Sign up on the mailing list: http://bit.ly/bbgsocml Join the eLinux wiki and review/update the ideas page: http://bit.ly/bbgsocideas Prospective mentors: update your info on the ideas page (change something so I know you are alive or I’ll remove you) Prospective students: contact prospective mentors NOW and start looking for simple tasks to prove your ability to handle a project Need some motivation and inspiration? Check out … Continue reading Time for another Google Summer of Code

Calling all BeagleBoard.org GSoC Mentors

We are getting great interest from students this year for Google Summer of Code, but we could use a bit of help from our community getting a great feedback on their proposals. I encourage you to engage with them on #beagle-gsoc and the beagleboard-gsoc mailing list even if you don’t plan to be a mentor, simply to make the proposals better for the community. If you do plan to be a mentor, you are required to sign-up on Melange and make a connection to the BeagleBoard.org group. I will be contacting prospective mentors to verify their commitment and history of … Continue reading Calling all BeagleBoard.org GSoC Mentors

BeagleBoard.org Mentoring Google Summer of Code

BeagleBoard.org has once again been selected as a mentoring organization for Google Summer of Code! This means it is time for students and potential mentors to check out the information on the program home page to find out about the program in general and discover the other organizations participating in mentorship this year. Once familiar with the program, you should check out the ideas pages for various organizations, including the BeagleBoard.org ideas page. Once you feel like you have a bit of inspiration, get connected to some mentors who might help you out. You will find several related to BeagleBoard.org … Continue reading BeagleBoard.org Mentoring Google Summer of Code