IGM will again be running the course "Humanitarian Free and Open Source Software Development" this Spring. It'll be taught this year by established Hacker Justin Sherrill (http://www.shiningsilence.com/dbsdlog/author/admin). This course provides the novices an opportunity to get started in Open Source, and the pros the flexibility to get deeper into the field.
American Greetings is sponsoring a major Hackathon at RIT January 18th-19th!
Over $1000 in prizes!
Four Submission Categories in Games, Mobile, Web, and Creative.
Registration and Information here: http://hack.ag.com/rit
Day Time What
Fr 1/18 6:00pm Opening Reception
Fr 1/18 6:30pm Keynote Address
Fr 1/18 7:00pm Team Pitches
Fr 1/18 8:00pm Hacking Begins
Sa 1/19 10:00am Breakfast
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