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Free and Open Source Software @ RIT MAGIC Center

Free and open source software at the Rochester Institute of Technology.


Weekly FOSS Hours held every Wednesday, 5:00PM - 7:00PM in MSS/71-3190 (conference room).

Latest News

FOSS Hours are back: Thursdays 5pm-7pm @ MSS-3190

19 August 2019

Hi FOSS folks! FOSS Hours are back for the Fall 2019 semester on Thursdays from 5:00pm until 7:00pm. Find us in the MAGIC Spell Studios building in MSS-3190 (second floor conference room). The first FOSS Hours of the semester is Thursday, September 5th, 2019. Pizza is included!

What are FOSS Hours?

Want to meet other students, faculty, and staff interested in free and open source software at RIT? FOSS Hours is an informal time for the FOSS community at RIT to gather. Come to see what other people are working on, share what things you’re working on, or take some time to get caught up on homework or other project work. You can stay for as short or for as long as you like. No RSVP is necessary.

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Call for Proposals The Future is Open 2019

21 May 2019

FOSS@MAGIC is proud to announce the debut of the first-ever The Future is Open mini-conference. The Future is Open is a one-day event to engage the wider RIT community with open source opportunities, projects, and research happening on campus. We invite alumni, friends of the program, and those interested in learning about a variety of open source projects and programs created on RIT’s campus to join current students, faculty, and staff for the event.

A call for proposals (CfP) is now open. All backgrounds are encouraged and welcomed. We hope for the content of our talks not only cover software development but many topics beyond.

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