Archive for August, 2009

An Intro About Linux To Krishna Arts & Science College Students As Guest Lecture-Second Time

Date : 12 /08 /09

Location :  Krishna Arts and Science College , Kanchipuram .

Hi to all,

Today morning 9.00 am
Raj kumar,Logesh , Loganathan and I ( Arulalan ) ( From
Kanchi LUG) were went to Krishna Arts & sceince College , Kanchipuram  to give an intro about FOSS and GNU/Linux as Guest Lecture –
second time
.

Session -I :

We brought our two laptops . They provided Lcd Projector. Nearly 10 am we arranged Lcd and laptop.

Above 50 (fifty) Students were came to their lab. They are final year B.Sc (CS)  Students.

I started to talk about History of Gnu/Linux . we talked with students in Tamil itself .

Link :      http://www.slideshare.net/arulalan/foss-history-1479471

Initially I started to talk about  Operating System, Proprietary Softwares, and FOSS , etc.,

Students too interacted with us , nicely !

And we showed Ubuntu OS and its 3D  Desktop animations and effects to them.

we played one Linux Video about it graphics !  Also we played ” Agile Arena ” 3D Game !

This is first time , they were seen Linux GUI . And all of them are wonder by seeing the GUI of Linux.

And again using PDF , Logesh and Raj kumar  were  discussed with those students about ” why we need Open Source ” .

Link :        http://www.slideshare.net/kanchilug/open-source-intro-1786723

Students are enjoyed !

and I explained many thing about Viruses and Security and Open Source Languages , & Jobs .

and using PDF we showed them , ” How to install ubuntu as dual boot ” . we can not show them , ubuntu Live cd because of insufficient time .

Link  :            http://www.slideshare.net/kanchilug/how-to-install-ubuntu-as-dual

so upto 12.45 pm we were took an introduction session about Gnu/Linuix  to those students…

Session -II :

Afternoon 1 pm to 3.15 pm , again we repeated the same lecture to final year BCA and M.Sc (IT) Students nearly 70 students .


Thanks to those students ,  staffs and HODs  to support to us to make this talk as memorable one, once again ! ! !

we hope, surely this guest lecture gave some basic idea about FOSS and Linux to those students .

And finally we told them about our Kanchi Linux User Group ( KLUG ) and its activities !

Myself (Arulalan.T)

Myself (Arulalan.T)

Loganathan , Raj & Myself

Loganathan , Raj & Myself

students

students

students

students

HOD Thanks To Us !

HOD Thanks To Us !

all these snaps are taken by Logesh !
Today Logesh and Raj kumar talked more and explained nicely !
We Rocks ! ! !