[Ubuntu Chicago] Ubuntu Illinois Proposal
manchicken at notsosoft.net
Fri Mar 2 02:56:56 GMT 2007
I would like to offer my house in Champaign as a regular meeting location for
this group. Manchicken's house of hacking would be open for meetings and
storage for meetings. I know many are far from Champaign, but I thought that
in the interest of having a more state-wide LoCo, Champaign--being smack-dab
in the middle of the state--would be an excellent staging ground.
On Thursday 01 March 2007 20:39:51 Freddy Martinez wrote:
> Rock. As a Ubuntu Member that lives in Chicago 4 months out of the year
> (and most of it away from there at school) I would love to see this going.
> I'm heavily interested in the Peoria team because I live ~30 minutes away
> from there. As Richard may know, I am all about building a LoCo and would
> assist the Illinois team as much as I have tried to help the Chicago Team.
> Afaik, Richard, Micheal Stemle, and I are the only Members in Illinois,
> (hopefully I am wrong and there are more hackers from the Land o' Lincoln).
> Therefore I would propose adding me as a contact / leader / warlock. Also,
> I have built a base at my school which is all about Ubuntu so I am sure I
> can help push the LoCo here. Thoughts?
> On 3/1/07, Rich Johnson <nixternal at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > Hey everyone!
> > I have taken it upon myself to go ahead and propose the creation of
> > Ubuntu Illinois. I will take this to my blog, the chi.ubuntu-us.org, as
> > well as post
> > to the many state universities trying to spark interest. My goal right
> > now is
> > to create a team with no less than 25 members, get them up to speed, and
> > eventually elect 1 or more Ubuntu members in the state as team
> > leadership.
> > So if any of you have friends, family, pets, skeletons or whatever in
> > Illinois, let them know there is a plan/proposal to create a team for the
> > entire state of Illinois.
> > My hopes are that I can at least get a decent group from the central
> > portion
> > of the state (i.e., Springfield, Peoria) and as many as possible from the
> > southern portion of the state. I do know there are a couple of groups in
> > the
> > Peoria area that are interested in such team so I am hoping they will
> > help me
> > rock this out.
> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/IllinoisTeam
> > https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-illinois
> > #ubuntu-illinois >> #ubuntu-chicago
> > PS: How do I make Chicago a subteam of Illinois in LP?
> > --
> > Rich Johnson
> > nixternal at ubuntu.com
> > GPG Key: 0x2E2C0124
> > --
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> > Ubuntu-us-chicago at lists.ubuntu.com
> > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-us-chicago
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