Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule


Incorporating Humanitarian Free and Open Source Software in CS Classrooms

October 14 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
340 A Level Three GRBCC
TRACK: Open Source
LEVEL: Beginner

In this session, participants will discuss the various ways in which working with HFOSS can not only motivate students by having them see how they can make an impact, but also provide help students develop in multiple ways: HFOSS can allow students to gain real-world project experience, develop communication and soft skills, learn professionalism, incorporate a wide variety of tools in their work, and start to build a portfolio.