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Women of Climate Change - training webinar to create more biographies of women on Wikipedia

This online training session was hosted Wikipedia Women in Red student intern Laura Rose Wood and was held on Monday 20th April 2020. The 1.5 training session introduced editors the how & why of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 21st, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Closing the Gender Gap | Wikimedia UK

Wikimedia UK is the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement which supports Wikipedia and its sister sites. This video showcases the work of Wikimedia UK and the community of Wikimedians in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 7th, 2020 1 likes 7 plays 0  

AthenaSwan2019

Video interviewing staff - describing the benefits of Athena Swan - 2019.Sue Fletcher-Watson

From  Jane Barr on January 7th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019: Enhancing Awareness to the Gender Gap through EDUWiki

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program This Panel will explore how diversity and specifically the Gender Gap could be addressed in EDUWiki initiatives around the world.We will also discuss…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Edinburgh Foundation for women in Law video 2019

Welcome to Spaces for Voices by the Edinburgh Foundation for Women in Law. Our aim is to drive an equal and diverse legal profession in Scotland.

From  Simone-Louise Duffy on July 17th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Why we still need to talk about diversity in Physics - Dr. Jess Wade

Dr. Jess Wade is a physicist who, alongside being a postdoc researcher at Imperial College London in plastic electronics, campaigns tirelessly to increase diversity in physics. One of Nature's…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 30th, 2019 2 likes 327 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 142 plays 0  

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Cultural Diversity blog

From  Ian Hesketh on October 23rd, 2018 0 likes 137 plays 0  

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy, was interviewed in March 2018 about her experience of writing Wikipedia articles about Women in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 63 plays 0  

People of different sizes on exercise bikes

People of different sizes on exercise bikes in a gym class. Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production Team, University of Edinburgh.

From  Nicol Craig on August 9th, 2017 0 likes 11 plays

Promoting diversity in the German Wikipedia - Ilona Buchem

This presentation focuses on the aims, approaches and first results of the research project - Wikipedia-Diversity (WiDi) - dedicated to fostering gender diversity in the German Wikipedia. WiDi is a…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 1st, 2016 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Wikipedia Academy - The Visual Experience: Gender and Ways of Seeing Wikimedia. Keynote Sarah Stierch

Wikipeda Academy - The Visual Experience: Gender and Ways of Seeing Wikimedia. Keynote by Sarah Stierch According to the Wikimedia Foundation's most recent community survey, women continue,…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 1st, 2016 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Interview with Emily Temple-Wood (Wikiproject Women Scientists) at the Wikimedia Diversity Conference, Berlin.

Wikimedia Diversity Conference, 9 & 10 November 2013, Berlin Emily Temple-Wood is an American college student studying Biology and she has been editing Wikipedia since 2007. She founded…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 1st, 2016 0 likes 18 plays 0