Undergraduate Capstone Open Source Projects

Contact Early, Contact Often

Posted by Greg Wilson on 2009/08/24

Ellen Ko’s post on the Google Summer of Code blog is good advice for students doing cross-country projects as well: making contact with your project lead early, and staying in contact regularly during the term, greatly improves your chances of success.  Gopal Kapur’s advice on how to report status is worth reading too: the more direct you are, the more quickly your project lead and teammates can help you.

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