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[[https://www.gnome.org/outreachy/|Outreachy]] is a program to help people from underrepresented communities get involved in free and open source software by providing . Python is participating for this first time this year!

Python is a popular high-level programming language. It is a general-purpose language used by scientists, developers, and many others who want to get things done quickly and effectively. In this spirit, many of our projects this year are about helping make Python faster!

If you're [[https://wiki.gnome.org/Outreachy#Eligibility|part of a group that is underrepresented in open source communities]] and available for a full-time (40h/week) paid internship working on Python from December 6, 2016 and March 6, 2017, please consider applying by October 17th, 2016.

<<TableOfContents()>>

== Ideas ==

Our primary mentor has offered up 3 ideas that she's most excited about:

 1. Develop a unified performance benchmark suite that’s acceptable for both Cpython & PyPy communities.

 2. Analyze the GUPB(Grand Unified Python Benchmarks) for which PyPy’s performance is worse than CPython and see if there is any scope for improvement ( ex: try and replicate cpython methodology)

 3. Improving JitViewer(profiling tool for pypy) – capable to attach to a running process.
[[https://www.gnome.org/outreachy/|Outreachy]] is a program to help people from underrepresented communities get involved in free and open source software by providing paid internships and mentoring support. Python will not be participating in 2017-2018 due to lack of mentor and administrator availability.
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More details on these coming soon! {{{#!wiki important
'''No participation in 2017-2018'''
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== Contacting Us == Python will not be participating in 2017-2018 because we don't have the necessary mentorship available for this season. If you are a student, please consider the many other excellent organizations participating in Outreachy!
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We're still working on the best places to chat and ask questions, but for now, we've got an irc channel set up:
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[[http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=python-outreachy|#python-outreachy]] irc.freenode.net

Please join us there to chat with your fellow students and experienced mentors from similar programs! If you're new to IRC, you might want to check out [[http://www.irchelp.org/]]
If you are an experienced mentor or experienced program admin interested in participating in Outreachy, please contact TerriOda (the SummerOfCode org admin for Python) to get more information. Please note that Outreachy requires mentors and program administrators who have some experience -- if you are new to this process, you should participate in SummerOfCode for at least a year or two before considering taking on this volunteer job.

Outreachy with Python

Outreachy is a program to help people from underrepresented communities get involved in free and open source software by providing paid internships and mentoring support. Python will not be participating in 2017-2018 due to lack of mentor and administrator availability.

No participation in 2017-2018

Python will not be participating in 2017-2018 because we don't have the necessary mentorship available for this season. If you are a student, please consider the many other excellent organizations participating in Outreachy!

If you are an experienced mentor or experienced program admin interested in participating in Outreachy, please contact TerriOda (the SummerOfCode org admin for Python) to get more information. Please note that Outreachy requires mentors and program administrators who have some experience -- if you are new to this process, you should participate in SummerOfCode for at least a year or two before considering taking on this volunteer job.

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