Ubuntu Oregon is a group of volunteers who advocate and promote Ubuntu and Free Open Source Software in Oregon. We plan and attend events statewide for the purposes of educating others about Ubuntu and Free Open Source Software and organizing sessions to introduce people to the process of contributing to Ubuntu.

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Past Activity

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Ubuntu Many informal Ubuntu Hours, see above

Ubuntu Precise Release Party - Apr 29, 2012

Ubuntu Global Jam - Mar 4, 2012

Ubuntu Ubuntu/Debian Jam & BSP - Dec 4, 2011

Ubuntu 11.10 Release Party - October 22nd, 2011

Ubuntu Salem Ubuntu Hour - October 21, 2011 (Reoccurring weekly)

  • Approximately 3 Participants (First Salem Area Event)

Ubuntu PuppetConf 2011 - Sept 19, 2011

Ubuntu Ubuntu Global Jam 2011 - Sept 3rd, 2011

Ubuntu Open Source Convention 2011 - July 25, 2011 (Now for 4 years straight)

Ubuntu Community Leadership Summit 2011 - July 23, 2011 (Will be attending in 2012)

Ubuntu 11.04 Release Party April 19, 2011


  • Ubuntu Current Active Locations

    • Portland area, Salem

    Ubuntu Areas for future development

    • Corvallis, Eugene, Medford

    Ubuntu Planned Events

    • Geeknic
    • FOSS Talk series at Yahoo!

    Ubuntu Community Based Advocacy
    Oregon is community oriented and we aim to work closely with community partners such as FreeGeek and various User Groups to provide our expertise and resources to further Ubuntu and Free Open Source Software in our community.

    • Participation in FreeGeek Education Program

    • Engage Portland Linux User Group & Salem LUG

    • Outreach with Portland Wordpress User Group

    Ubuntu Community Support
    To provide community-driven support to Oregonian's via forum, IRC, mailing lists, meet ups, jams and every other venue available to us.

    • Continue support & advocacy engagement on PLUG Mailing List and ORLUG IRC Channel

    • Continue to provide support in-community

    Ubuntu Ubuntu in Education
    To work closely with K-12, University and Community Education centers to advocate that they adopt Ubuntu into their curriculum and to aid them in that endeavour by facilitaing classes, providing mentoring and other resources.

    • Mentoring with Western Oregon University
    • Continued Engagement with Portland-Area Teachers who use Ubuntu in the classroom

    Ubuntu Community Involvement
    To influence and encourage Oregonians to be involved in the Ubuntu Project and our Local Community (LoCo).

    • Continue involvement and participation in various community activities

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