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Why I am editing Wikipedia by Dr. Jess Wade at Women in STEM Connect

Talk by Dr. Jess Wade at the University of Edinburgh's Women in STEM Connect edit-a-thon on Sunday 16th August 2020.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

PT - EDI training

Equality and Diversity training for UEBS PTs

From  Rashne Limki on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

USMR welcome lecture (week 0)

Welcome to USMR! This lecture includes a brief course guide.

From  Martin Corley on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 122 plays 0  

Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 2 - Introduction to Data

Professional Skills for Global Agri-Food Scientists 1. This lecture covers our introduction to different data types. You should come to the discussion boards on the Professional Skills Learn course…

From  Jill MacKay on September 1st, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Understanding Gender - Course Options 2020

This is an introduction to the course SSPS08012 Understanding Gender in the Contemporary World in the School of Social and Political Science, a 20 credit optional course open to all Year 1 and Year 2…

From  Meryl Kenny on August 31st, 2020 1 likes 58 plays 0  

The Edinburgh Race Lectures: Decolonizing the Intersection – 12 August 2020

Tommy J. Curry, Distinguished Professor of Africana Philosophy & Black Male Studies. This public lecture will explore how intersectionality has also cultivated various negative theories about…

From  Clare de Mowbray on August 17th, 2020 0 likes 371 plays 0  

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 13 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 20 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 51 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 15 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 22 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 19 plays 0  

Wikimania 2019: Enhancing Awareness to the Gender Gap through EDUWiki 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 0 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 0 plays 0