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Announcing 2015 Steering Committee

The election for the Software Carpentry Foundation's Steering Committee is now complete. 122 ballots were exercised out of 179 mailed out, and our n...
January 31, 2015

Cast Your Vote

Voting is now open for Software Carpentry's new Steering Committee. If you are a member, you should have received a ballot by email from elections@e...
January 26, 2015

The Other Ninety Percent

Ninety percent or more of learning a skill takes place outside formal lessons as people try things out for themselves and turn attention into habit. ...
January 24, 2015