Moodle is participating in Google Summer of Code for tenth time – GSoC 2016 #GSoC16 #Moodle

March 1st, 2016

Moodle is going to participate in the Google Summer of Code 2016 #GSoc16 for the tenth time. The GSoC program is run by Google and it pays students to work on open source projects under the mentorship of existing developers. Read More

Moodle Google Summer of Code – GSoC 2015 students completed projects

September 8th, 2015

Moodle Google Summer of Code 2015 (#GSoC15) projects for the year 2015 are completed and submitted to the Moodle community by students Mihir Thakkar and Ramindu Deshapriya

Mihir implemented a new enrolment plugin Bulk meta course link that extends the features provided by the standard Course meta link plugin and allows the teacher to to link multiple courses in a single enrol instance. (See our previous coverage here.) Read More

GSOC 2015 update – Moorsp Plagiarism Plugin for Moodle by Dan Marsden and Ramindu Deshpriya

August 18th, 2015

In a recent update on the GSOC-2015 projects for Moodle, Ramindu Deshapriya has submitted his work to the Project mentor Dan Marsden on Moorsp Plagiarism plugin.

The Moorsp plugin provides automated Behat and Unit tests for the core Moodle [Plagiarism_API]. Ramindu completed functions to leverage the plagiarism API and implemented behat and unit tests to cover these functions. The plugin uses the new [Event_2 Events API] instead of the older legacy log like the existing plagiarism plugins currently provide. Read More

3 students selected for GSOC-2015 by Moodlers

April 30th, 2015

Moodle has selected three students during the Google Summer of Code 2015 for mentorship who will be working on Moodle projects over the next 3-4 months.

Congrats to Harindu Korala, Ramindu Deshapriya and Mihir Thakkar, who will be working on the projects in order to advance the most popular LMS. Read More