Systers-OpenSource -- Systers Open Source Email List


About Systers-OpenSource
English (USA)

Systers Open Source Software (OSS) community is for all those who want to join the discussion and/or contribute to Systers open source projects. We welcome UI/UX designers, developers, testers, and beyond to participate in creating social impact products to help Systers and Peace Corps communities. We talk about technology, design, implementation, testing methodologies and more to help build products that are innovative and useful to those who are using them.

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the Systers-OpenSource Archives. (The current archive is only available to the list members.)

Using Systers-OpenSource
The mailing list is organized around conversations. To begin a new conversation, send email to Alternately, if you would like to specify a name for your new conversation, send your message to, replacing name with the name you would like (e.g.,

To continue an existing conversation, simply use your mailer's "reply-all" command.

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Subscribing to Systers-OpenSource

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