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 ====== Facebook Open Academy ====== ====== Facebook Open Academy ======
  
-New for the spring 2014 semester at Purdue: Computer Science juniors and seniors can enroll in a course to participate in the Facebook Open Academy. ​ Join students from 21 other universities to learn about the world of open source software development. ​ You choose from a set of open source projects (see below), are paired with a professional software mentor, and dig in to making a contribution. ​ The course includes an intensive long weekend in California to work face-to-face with your teammates and mentor.+{{ :​foa.png?​200|}}New for the spring 2014 semester at Purdue: Computer Science juniors and seniors can enroll in a course to participate in the Facebook Open Academy. ​ Join students from 21 other universities to learn about the world of open source software development. ​ You choose from a set of open source projects (see below), are paired with a professional software mentor, and dig in to making a contribution. ​ The course includes an intensive long weekend in California to work face-to-face with your teammates and mentor.
  
-Here is a [[https://​www.dropbox.com/​s/​2h1a2052046dbd2/​jtk-flier.pdf|flyer]] about the course and some recent [[http://​venturebeat.com/​2013/​11/​13/​facebook-partners-with-22-universities-to-give-compsci-students-academic-credit-for-open-source-projects|publicity]].+Here is a [[https://​www.dropbox.com/​s/​jdzsubibnlh1yfe/​jtk-flier.pdf|flier]] about the course and some recent [[http://​venturebeat.com/​2013/​11/​13/​facebook-partners-with-22-universities-to-give-compsci-students-academic-credit-for-open-source-projects|publicity]].
  
-===== Purdue Course Schedule =====+To participate you must be a junior or senior in CS (having completed CS 25200). ​ Browse the set of projects below and send your rank-ordered choice of five projects to [[mailto:​jtk@purdue.edu|me]]. ​ Notification of acceptance will be sent by December 9, 2013. 
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 +//Note: This course is available for Software Engineering Senior Project credit. ​ Please see [[mailto:​dunsmore@purdue.edu|Prof. Dunsmore]], if you are interested in this option.// 
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 +====== Purdue Course Schedule ​======
  
 ^Date^Action^ ^Date^Action^
 |November 20|Release of open source projects (see list below)| |November 20|Release of open source projects (see list below)|
-|December 9|List of the students and their preferences ​for the projects ​sent to Open Academy organizers|+|December 9|Applications ​for course admission (including project choices) due; sent to Open Academy organizers|
 |Late December|Students are assigned to projects and are introduced to their mentors| |Late December|Students are assigned to projects and are introduced to their mentors|
 |Late December/​Early January|Students receive a 1-2 page "how to prepare to work on this project"​ document from mentors| |Late December/​Early January|Students receive a 1-2 page "how to prepare to work on this project"​ document from mentors|
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 |May 9|Grades submitted/​classes conclude| |May 9|Grades submitted/​classes conclude|
  
-===== Available Projects =====+====== Projects Involving Purdue Students (Spring 2014) ====== 
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 +^Project^Student(s)^Mentor(s)^Repo^ 
 +|[[https://​gist.github.com/​anonymous/​7458828|Mozilla Firefox O/​S]]|[[mailto:​jimel@purdue.edu|Justin Imel]]\\ [[mailto:​jtee@purdue.edu|Jun Xiang Tee]]|[[mailto:​swilkes@mozilla.com|Stephany Wilkes]]\\ [[mailto:​mhenretty@mozilla.com|Michael Henretty]]|[[https://​github.com/​orgs/​Firefox-OS-OpenAcademy]]| 
 +|[[https://​gist.github.com/​s3u/​7348242|OpenStack]]|[[mailto:​liu628@purdue.edu|Deen Liu]]\\ [[mailto:​si1@purdue.edu|Yu Si]]|[[mailto:​sallamaraju@ebay.com|Subbu Allamaraju]]|https://​github.com/​OpenAcademy-OpenStack/​nova-simulator/​tree/​develop| 
 +|[[http://​waterbearlang.com|WaterBear]]|[[mailto:​byrdc@purdue.edu|Clyde Byrd]]\\ [[mailto:​hoffmant@purdue.edu|Tyler Hoffman]]|[[mailto:​dethe@livingcode.org|Dethe Elza]]| 
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 +====== Available Projects ​======
  
 Click on project title to see description. Click on project title to see description.
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