Richard M. Stallman (founder of the Free Software Foundation, creator of the GNU operating system, GCC software suite, emacs, copy-lefting, etc.) will be speaking here on Wednesday, Feb 1 as part of our CS Dept Colloquium Series:
Title: Free Software and Your FreedomWho: Richard M Stallman, Free Software Foundation (FSF)
When: Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 3:30-4:45pm
Where: Covenant Fine Arts Center Recital Hall, Calvin College
RMS will speak about the goals and philosophy of the Free Software Movement, and the status and history of the GNU/Linux operating system, which is used by tens of millions of users world-wide. Everyone is welcome to join us for this free talk; Free Software Foundation books will be available for purchase after the talk (cash sales only).