CHAOSS Community Mentorship Terminology

Mentorship terminology

Organization Administrator

The members of the CHAOSS community who manage CHAOSS's participation in various programs like Google Summer of Code, Google Season of Docs, and Outreachy.

Mentors

Mentors are people from the CHAOSS community who volunteer to work with a student. Mentors provide guidance such as pointers to useful documentation, code reviews, etc. In addition to providing students with feedback and pointers, a mentor acts as an ambassador to help student contributors integrate into their project’s community. CHAOSS community has mentors helping in Google Summer of Code, Google Season of Docs, and Outreachy.

Mentee/Student

Mentees are the aspirants who participate under the CHAOSS community through open-source programs like Google Summer of Code, Google Season of Docs, and Outreachy.

CHAOSS Mentorship Alumni

CHAOSS Mentorship Alumni is a directory as a specific page on the CHAOSS website which hosts the records of all the mentees who have worked with CHAOSS in any of the open-source programs in the past. Check it out here****