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PGHC11501 Running the Roman Empire: Week 4 - 2

Screencast by Benedikt Eckhardt for Running the Roman Empire: Week 4

From  Anna Raczynski on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Introduction to IFP art and design courses

Senior Teaching Fellow Robbie Bushe gives an overview of the two art and design courses on International Foundation Programme offer vey the Centre for Open Learning.

From  Robbie Bushe on August 28th, 2020 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Introduction to the Italian Foundation 1

Foundation Italian 1 is a course for COMPLETE BEGINNERS with no previous knowledge of Italian, designed to give them a basic, working knowledge of spoken and written Italian. This course runs in…

From  Carlo Pirozzi on August 27th, 2020 0 likes 62 plays 0  

LLC - German Beginners' and Post-Beginners' Courses: Foundation German 1 & 2 and German 1A

Overview of courses available for absolute beginners and post-beginners in German. If you haven't completed the equivalent of Higher German or A Level German, then these are the German language…

From  Laura Bradley on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0  

LLC - Spanish, Portuguese and Catalan Courses for 1st and 2nd year students

Brief overview of non-honours courses offered in Spanish, Portuguese and Catalan. All are offered from absolute beginner level, and Spanish is also offered from post-A level or Higher. See also…

From  Fiona Mackintosh on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Scandinavian Studies - Course Options Video 2 - Languages

Language courses offered by DELC: Scandinavian Studies in 2020-21 to 1st and 2nd year students - as outside subjects or core courses; to Visiting students; and to hons students not enrolled on degree…

From  Alan Macniven on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019: Closing Session - Jimmy Wales and Katherine Maher on the Future of the Wikimedia Movement;

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program Farhad Fatkullin – 2018 Wikimedian of the Year; Jimmy Wales, announcing the 2019 winner; Katherine Maher – Wikimedia Foundation…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 1 plays 0  

The role of free knowledge in advancing the SDGs - Katherine Maher, Executive Director of the Wikimedia Foundation

Katherine Maher Executive Director, Wikimedia Foundation Principles shared between the SDGs and the Wikimedia movement and our goals for 2030

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Wikimedians and the Global Goals

* Anna Torres from Wikimedia Argentina * Thomas Schallhart, Wikimedia LGBT+ User Group * Li-Yun Lin, Wikimedia Taiwan * Felix Nartey, Open Foundation West Africa Panel with four prominent…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Wikimedia in Teaching and Learning - Wikimedian in Residence Ewan McAndrew at #altc - Sessions A-063, A-168, A-174

For more details about this and other conference session visit https://altc.alt.ac.uk/2019/programme Session DescriptionWorking with Wikipedia in the curriculum helps students to “think…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 4th, 2019 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019 in Stockholm: Welcome session & keynote by Michael Peter Edson, Museum for the United Nations

Michael Peter EdsonCo-Founder, the Museum for the United Nations – UN Live Share your story about the SDGs https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Program

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 22nd, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

MCF Summer School - Community Partners 2019

https://global.ed.ac.uk/mastercard-foundation-summer-school The Mastercard Foundation Summer School creates positive change for more than just the students who take part each year. The…

From  Nicholas Cameron on July 31st, 2019 0 likes 124 plays 0  

Wikicite 2018 - Keynote: Wikimedia as the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge

Executive Director of the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation Katherine Maher keynoted WikiCite 2018 with her talk on: Wikimedia as the essential infrastructure of the ecosystem of free knowledge. …

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 22nd, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Wikidata, Wikibase, & a federated ecosystem of knowledge - Dario Taraborelli, Daniel Mietchen

Over the past several years, interest in leveraging Wikidata as an open knowledge base has been growing in areas ranging from cultural heritage institutions and libraries to research and technology…

From  Ewan McAndrew on November 23rd, 2018 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Professor David Newby - Research in a nutshell

Hear Professor David Newby, BHF John Wheatley Chair of Cardiology, as he discusses his research into heart attacks & coronary artery disease.

From  Chloe Martin on April 9th, 2018 0 likes 285 plays 0