Leveraging the power of academia in your open source project
Mar 24, 2015, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Emily Dunham)
Regardless of your role in academia or open source, you can help encourage this symbiosis between the two worlds. If you're a teacher, empower your students to approach the open source projects that interest them. If you're an open source contributor, make sure that your project is ready to guide new contributors with documentation, accurately tagged bugs, and a minimally scary culture.