In this second post, we’re pleased to introduce students working on the following NumFOCUS Affiliated Projects:
Conda Forge, Data Retriever, Gensim, and MDAnalysis
College/University: North Carolina State University
Major/Concentration: Computer Science
Degree Program: Masters
Hometown: Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
How many times have you participated in Google Summer of Code? This is my first time participating in GSoC
What motivated you to apply for GSoC with NumFOCUS?
Involvement with Open Source Community
Why did you choose your specific project topic?
I chose R API of Data Retriever because I can relate to the problems it solves for data analysts, as I have faced them myself during the tenure of my job.
How did you get involved in open source software?
It is my first time contributing to open source.