How open source can help you
 Gain development skills
 Looks great on your resume
 Code for Social Good!

WHAT, WHY, HO...
CHANGE THE
ANDMOVE
R CHANGE
OPEN SOURCE
Who is Rose?
B.S. and M.S.
Mathematics
My firsts…
My first personal computer:
Commodore 64

My first programming
language:
Fortran and LISP

First time I used th...
Today
WHAT is open source?

WHY does it matter?
HOW you
• Gain coding experience
• Code for social good
• Attractive resum...
1

WHAT

is
OPEN
SOURCE
Change
2

WHY
collaborate

learn

contribute
Developers
for Good
3

HOW DOES

LOOK

it

RESUME?
RESUME
 Programming Skills
 Code Repositories become portfolios
 Collaboration
 Global community
 Language and Cultur...
4

HOW TO

INVOLVED
Be the change you want to see,
in the Tech world.
Rosario Robinson
emailme@rosariorobinson.com
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)
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  • Caribbean Celebration of Women in Computing (Open Source)

    1. 1. How open source can help you  Gain development skills  Looks great on your resume  Code for Social Good! WHAT, WHY, HOW to get involved.
    2. 2. CHANGE THE ANDMOVE
    3. 3. R CHANGE
    4. 4. OPEN SOURCE
    5. 5. Who is Rose? B.S. and M.S. Mathematics
    6. 6. My firsts… My first personal computer: Commodore 64 My first programming language: Fortran and LISP First time I used the Internet: 1996
    7. 7. Today WHAT is open source? WHY does it matter? HOW you • Gain coding experience • Code for social good • Attractive resume • Get Involved
    8. 8. 1 WHAT is OPEN SOURCE
    9. 9. Change
    10. 10. 2 WHY
    11. 11. collaborate learn contribute
    12. 12. Developers for Good
    13. 13. 3 HOW DOES LOOK it RESUME?
    14. 14. RESUME  Programming Skills  Code Repositories become portfolios  Collaboration  Global community  Language and Cultural experience  Creativity and Innovation  Feature or application developed
    15. 15. 4 HOW TO INVOLVED
    16. 16. Be the change you want to see, in the Tech world.
    17. 17. Rosario Robinson emailme@rosariorobinson.com

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