[Ambassadors] Campus Ambassadors for Malaysia

Roy Ong me at royong.com
Thu Jul 2 05:20:17 UTC 2009

On Wed, 2009-07-01 at 12:38 -0500, inode0 wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 12:24 PM, Izhar Firdaus<kagesenshi.87 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have several questions regarding campus ambassador programme which
> > we currently have online at
> > https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Campus_Ambassadors. A local college
> > asking me about it , and how they can get their students to be
> > involved.
> >
> > 1) Do we have any defined guideline on how an Ambassador should
> > manage/guide Campus Ambassadors? What we should do, etc.? As colleges
> > and students might expect some sort of clear information on what their
> > students and the college itself can benefit out of it, outline of the
> > programme, etc.
> This program isn't officially launched yet and we (the ambassador
> community) should set up a meeting to discuss launching it soon. There
> is a lot of interest in participating in it around the world.
> I'll task myself with organizing a meeting and announcing it so we can
> talk about these issues. It has been on my to-do list for a while now.
> > 2) Regarding some of benefits for the Campus Ambassadors:
> >
> > # Stipends for running an event (pizza, soda, etc.)
> > # Schwag to give out at events and a cool exclusive Campus Ambassadors, t-shirt
> > # Earn a trip to FUDCon!!!
> >
> > These 3 benefits involves money (especially the final one). Malaysia
> > ambassadors have been moving mainly on our own cost for the past 2
> > years, so we might need more support in term of ease to acquire swags
> > / stipends if we want to start supporting Campus Ambassador program
> > for local colleges and students. As for "Earn a trip to FUDCon", are
> > there any particular requirement before a particular Campus Ambassador
> > is eligible for it?
> We don't have funding or arrangements made for any swag currently. So
> I don't know how this will shake out. We likely will regionalize it
> and budget things for each region from that region's ambassador
> funding I would guess. Maybe someone else has a different idea about
> that?
> John

Here in Singapore - we are also seeing alot of interest in the Campus
Ambassador program. Would be wonderful if we can get this going asap.

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