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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…

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The Value of a Wikimedian in Residence - Melissa Highton and Ewan McAndrew (University of Edinburgh)

Presenters: Melissa Highton - Melissa Highton - Assistant Principal Online Learning, the University of Edinburgh. Ewan McAndrew - User:Stinglehammer - Wikimedian in Residence at the University of…

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The Wikimedia Residency at the University of Edinburgh

In January 2016, the University of Edinburgh employed a Wikimedian in Residence. The remit was to raise awareness of Wikipedia and its sister projects. To design and deliver digital skills…

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Katherine Maher (Wikimedia Foundation) - Privacy and Harassment on the Internet

Katherine Maher, Executive Director at the Wikimedia Foundation, speaking at Mozfest 2016 about Privacy and Harassment on the Internet. Source:…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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Bridging the Gender Gap with Women Scientists - Emily Temple-Wood

https://wikimania2013.wikimedia.org/wiki/Submissions/Bridging_the_Gender_Gap_with_Women_Scientists Established and aspiring women scientists are an untapped resource for the Wikimedia movement and…

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Emily Temple-Wood - WikiProject Women Scientists

Emily Temple-Wood has been editing Wikipedia since she was 12, but her work goes beyond editing and writing and extends to running workshops and doing outreach work. Also view on Wikimedia…

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Wikimania 2016 - Content Gender Gap, an International Movement by Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight

Content gender gap (CGG) is a systemic bias issue affecting all language Wikipedias. A group of editors have addressed CGG on the English Wikipedia in a unique way, creating almost 9,000 new…

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Wikipedia 15: Wikipedia's content gender gap

Rosiestep, with @Keilana and FloNight via Google Hangouts - "Content Gender Gap" - overview of WikiWomen's User Group, Women in Red, Women scientists, Women's health, Wikipedian…

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The Edinburgh editathon: Learning to Develop Open Knowledge & Improving Social Capital for Learning:

An editathon is an event where people develop open knowledge around a specific topic (Cress & Kimmerle, 2008; Kosonen & Kianto, 2009). The event can be online or face-to-face, giving…

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