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We are in the mission to empower Sri Lankan students, education institutions and education as a whole.
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SEF Feb 20
CONGRATULATIONS to Kumuditha Karunarathna of St.Anthony's College Kandy the Grand Prize Winner at Google Code 2019 awarded for his contributions to open source by FOSSASIA.
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SEF Feb 18
Are you ready to be part of the exclusive 2020 cohort? With mentors from Google, Oracle, Harvard, Stanford, MIT and many more! Launching March 2020.
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SEF Feb 15
We are proud to launch our new website celebrating our 3rd anniversary! Thank you, everyone, for supporting our work and we will continue to bring in better and more exclusive programs for Sri Lankan students this year!
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SEF Feb 10
Check out our top tech contributors leaderboard for the month of Jan 2020 If you also want to join our open source community please join our Gitter channel at:
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SEF Feb 10
Congratulations Savini Samarasinghe on being awarded honors from the American Geophysical Union and American Meteorological Society for your work on machine learning and climate predictability related research
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SEF Jan 28
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SEF Jan 28
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Raveen will provide you with key insights on what GSoC is and how to improve your chances of getting selected for this year’s program.
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SEF Jan 28
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The February Onelive session features Raveen Perera, a GSoC student, Google Code In mentor and an organization admin for the Sustainable Computing Research Group (SCoRe).
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SEF Jan 28
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The organizations provide mentors who act as guides through the entire process, from learning about the community to contributing code. The idea is to get students involved in and familiar with the open source community and help them to put their summer break to good use.
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SEF Jan 28
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Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a global program that matches students up with open source, free software and technology-related organizations to write code and get paid to do it!
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SEF Jan 28
Tune in on February 8th Saturday 9 p.m as we discuss everything GSoC and answer all your questions under the topic.
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SEF Jan 24
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Your opportunity to meet Lahiru who built VAST a product used by the US Army. He was inspired to do this since Land mines were a big probem in Sri Lanka.
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SEF Jan 24
Lahiru will be joining us on OneLive to share his journey of building Red Lotus a defence startup in the US. Event Link :
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SEF Jan 23
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Without inclusive and equitable quality education and lifelong opportunities for all, countries will not succeed in achieving gender equality and breaking the cycle of poverty that is leaving millions of children, youth and adults behind.
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SEF Jan 23
Education is a human right, a public good and a public responsibility. The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 24 January as International Day of Education, in celebration of the role of education for peace and development. Together, let's shape the
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SEF Jan 22
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Lahiru is now the CEO and a founder at Red Lotus Technologies, a research and development based company that designs, manufactures, and upgrades technology products deployed for military use.
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SEF Jan 22
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During his time at Harvard, Lahiru developed a visual interface that enables workers searching for mines to determine the type and the location of buried objects with significantly improved precision.
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SEF Jan 22
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Lahiru Jayatilaka is a Sri Lankan born defence entrepreneur currently based in the United States. After studying in Sri Lanka, Lahiru moved on to America to complete his Bachelor’s degree in computer science.
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SEF Jan 22
Join Sustainable Education Foundation on the 25th of January at 9 pm as we explore Lahiru’s journey from his humble beginnings at Sri Lanka to a founder of a successful technology startup in the United States.
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Sanjiva Weerawarana Jan 16
The Election Commission is hosting a hackathon on January 22nd @ 5pm at the EC to organize volunteer contributors to continue the work on the EC platform. Interested? Join and participate! All the software is here: .
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