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Episode 10: Covid-19: Sociological Reflections on Vulnerability, Gender, and Care

In Episode 10 of Just Emergenices, Dr Verina Wild and Professor Paula-Irene Villa Braslavsky discuss the relationship between 'Vulnerability, Gender, and Care' in the context of the ongoing…

From  Rebecca Richards on July 13th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Working towards gender equality at the University of Reading - Simon Chandler-Wilde

Celebrating Women in Mathematics 6 May 2020 Working towards gender equality at the University of Reading Simon Chandler-Wilde Professor of Applied Mathematics and Former Dean of Diversity and…

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

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 8 plays 0  

Beyond the Books Episode 1 April 2020

Beyond the Books is a podcast from the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. In this first…

From  Maire Cox on April 17th, 2020 0 likes 39 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  

HerNaturalHistory - Citizen Scientist Siobhan Leachman on how Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women

Wikidata can play a vital role in surfacing notable women and can assist with closing the gender gap in various language Wikipedias. Using the example of under acknowledged women in the field of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Keynote speech: "Questioning Wikidata" - Os Keyes, researcher at University of Washington

Abstract:With almost 60 million items, Wikidata is an incredible knowledge base for human and machine systems, and a testament to the power of collaborative work. But is "the wonderful world of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 28th, 2019 0 likes 14 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  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation (Subtitled)

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer (Subtitled)

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Annie Lindey (Subtitled)

The story of Annie Lindey, who moved to Edinburgh from Russia in the late 19th century. Annie was a tireless worker for her community and an early advocate of mutual support and social welfare for…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Annie Lindey

The story of Annie Lindey, who moved to Edinburgh from Russia in the late 19th century. Annie was a tireless worker for her community and an early advocate of mutual support and social welfare for…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How did we change the world_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - How did we change the world_

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - What makes us human_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - What makes us human

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 59 plays 0