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SciPy 1.0 — 16 Years in the Making

SciPy 1.0 — 16 Years in the Making

Congratulations, SciPy! SciPy—a NumFOCUS Affiliated Project—recently crossed a major milestone for any open source project: version 1.0! NumFOCUS extends our hearty congratulations to all of the SciPy contributors and community members who helped get the project to...

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NumFOCUS welcomes Jim Weiss, Events Coordinator

NumFOCUS welcomes Jim Weiss, Events Coordinator

NumFOCUS is pleased to announce Jim Weiss has been hired as our new Events Coordinator, bringing over seven years of event management experience. Prior to joining NumFOCUS, Jim worked in Washington, D.C., coordinating congressional hearings for the U.S. House of...

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Open Journals joins NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

Open Journals joins NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

NumFOCUS is pleased to welcome the Open Journals as a fiscally sponsored project. Open Journals is a collection of open source, open access journals. The team behind Open Journals believes that code review and high-quality, reusable software are a critical–but often...

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The Econ-ARK joins NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

The Econ-ARK joins NumFOCUS Sponsored Projects

​NumFOCUS is pleased to announce the addition of the Econ-ARK to our fiscally sponsored projects. As a complement to the thriving QuantEcon project (also a NumFOCUS sponsored project), the Econ-ARK is creating an open-source resource containing the tools needed to...

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NumFOCUS is Now Hiring: Events Coordinator

NumFOCUS seeks applicants for the position of Events Coordinator. Join our small but mighty team and help support data science communities all over the world! This is a junior-level position with the opportunity to make a big impact — you'll be working on community...

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