Swecha is making forays into other major cities in Andhra Pradesh.
Swecha has been instrumental in propagating the importance of Free Software among various sections like Students, academicians and working professionals. There are hundreds of students who are active members of Swecha’s activities throughout the city of Hyderabad.
As part of its programme to educate students of various engineering colleges outside Hyderabad, Swecha organised an introductory session for students of various engineering colleges in and around Visakhapatnam (Vizag) on 11th of this month. The students were greatly inspired by the advantages of Free Software and are now on the path to establish GLUGs in their respective colleges.
In continuation with the session, students and professors of AU have come forward to conduct a 1 day workshop in their college and also inaugurate Andhra University Glug on 24th July 2010. As part of the preparations, Swecha trained the students of the college in migrating their Computer labs to "GNU Labs" on 17th July 2010.
"1 Day Workshop on Free Software"
The workshop is going to be held by Swecha and Andhra University on the 24th of July, 2010 at Department of Computer Science College of Engineering Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.
For more information, contact
Bhuvan Krishna – 94900 98015 General Secretary, Swecha
Local co-ordinators - Jabali - 9032609063 / Ashish - 8978648002