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Ubuntu Women At Ubuntu 14.11 Session Summary

On Thursday, November 13 2014, the Ubuntu Women Project participated in the Ubuntu Online Submit.¬† These were the topics that were covered: Getting a final version the Orientation¬†Questionnaire matrix finalized and ready to test Having a sprint to test Harvest Bugs Creating a “Resource List” that will hold projects looking for women and resources for […]

2014 Leadership Poll Results

Polling has closed, and we are pleased to announce that the new leadership team for Ubuntu Women has been selected. A. Mani, Svetlana Belkin, and Emma Marshall will be the leadership committee for the next two years! Please join me in congratulating them and supporting them as we transition into this new term for the […]

Ubuntu Women at UOS 14.06 Session Summary

On Tuesday, June 10 2014, the Ubuntu Women Project participated in the Ubuntu Online Submit.¬† These were the topics that were covered: Set a goal to host more Career Days sessions Give people a preview of the “Where should I contribute?” quiz that will be placed on Develop Harvest into something usable for all […]

Ubuntu Women at vUDS 1311 session summary

On Tuesday the Ubuntu Women project participated in the virtual Ubuntu Developer Summit along with various other teams throughout the Ubuntu project to plan our work for the next cycle. Topics included: Continue work on GetInvolved pages and collaboration with Expansion of our BestPractices to go beyond LoCo advice The proposed outreach project for […]

“What People Are Doing” Wiki Page Story Call

Happy Ada Lovelace Day! In celebration, we present a project put together by Ubuntu Women member Svetlana Belkin (belkinsa). She is seeking stories of how our members of Ubuntu Women got involved with Ubuntu and its community in order to inspire other women to get involved. She has created a page titled “What People are […]

Last 5 days to enter the UW Scavenger Hunt!

We are entering the final days of the 2013 Scavenger Hunt! Don’t miss the chance to win a webcam or Ubuntu Jewelry!

Ubuntu Women Scavenger Hunt

The Ubuntu Women Project is happy to announce that we have put together an online scavenger hunt for women in our community to highlight facts about women in technology and help encourage the learning of interesting trivia about Ubuntu! Participants will answer 15 questions that can be answered by searching online, see the end of […]

Ubuntu Women at vUDS 1305 session summary

Silvia Bindelli and Cheri Francis worked to prepare the Ubuntu Women session at the virtual Ubuntu Developer Summit last week where the following was covered: Plans for an information-based online scavenger-hung competition that the team will be doing in the coming months. We’re currently seeking volunteers to assist coming up with questions related to women […]

IRC presentation of UbuntuWomen-it summary

On the 24th of January the #Ubuntu-classroom channel on IRC has hosted a session introducing the local Italian branch of the Ubuntu-Women project. The session was hosted by Flavia Weisghizzi (deindre) and Silvia Bindelli (dolasilla), who told us the reasons behind their efforts, where this idea came from and how they’ve worked so far to […]

Ubuntu Classroom Presentation about UW-Italy

Our two newest leadership members Silvia Bindelli (Dolasilla) and Flavia Weisghizzi (Deindre), will be discussing their success with the Ubuntu Women – Italy group. The session will be in the Ubuntu Classroom on Thursday, January 24th at 20:00 UTC. It all started around 3 years ago, when Flavia got in touch with Silvia, who she […]