SIGCSE 2008 Workshop


Teaching and Building Humanitarian Open Source Software
2008 SIGCSE Workshop

  • Ralph Morelli, Trinity College
  • Trishan de Lanerolle, Trinity College
  • Heidi Ellis, Trinity College
  • Norman Danner, Wesleyan University
  • Janardhan Iyengar, Connecticut College

Introduction (Ralph, 15 min)

A Typical Web-based Development Environment (Heidi, Norman 30 min)

Download and Install (Trishan and Norman, 15 min


Hands-on Exercises (Jana, Trishan 30 min)

VMOSS (Sahana) Volunteer Management System (Ralph, Trishan 60 min)

Wrap Up Discussion (All, 30 min.)

  • Pedagogical Issues??
  • Applications to CS curriculum??
  • Spring 2009 Curriculum Workshop
  • Starting a Project at Your School