(usual apologies for cross-posting!)
The board of the Wikipedia & Education User Group invites you to attend our
user group's next Open Meeting, one week from today, on Thursday, April 2,
at 15:00 UTC, as always via Zoom. We'll be discussing the Wikimedia &
Education community's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Guest speakers
* Nichole Saad and Melissa Guadalupe Huertas from the WMF Education Team
will talk about their strategy and how you can help. (
* User:TiagoLubiana, a graduate student in Computational Biology from the
University of São Paulo, and a leading editor at Wikidata:WikiProject
COVID-19, will discuss Wikidata's work around COVID-19 and how the
Wikimedia and education community can help. (
Per usual, the board will provide an update on user group activities, and
we'll offer an opportunity for others to briefly share what they've been up
to in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Join us!
What: Wikipedia & Education User Group Open Meeting
When: Apr 2, 2020 15:00 UTC
Meeting ID: 759 620 545
Do you know who I can contact in this regard.
I contacted Richard but got no response.
On Mar 17, 2020 3:56 PM, "Adjoa Linda Fletcher" <belrivers(a)gmail.com> wrote:
Hoping all is well in spite of the global lockdown.
I have been wondering if the 2020 Wikimania conference will take place in
I have been collecting information to fill out for the online application.
For some reason I was not able to access the form.
I thought maybe you could help me with this.
*Sincerely,(Adjoa) Linda DaboOutreach Resource Coordinator, Adele Women
Association (Volta Region) Nkwanta, Ghana*
*& Ghana Permaculture Network *
*& Ghana Nkwanta Project in USA*
*"....my belief in the capacity of ordinary people to do extraordinary
things".Barack Obama"... God must become an activity in our
consciousness"...Joel s. Goldsmith"In the end we will conserve only what we
love. We will love only what we understand.We will understand only what we
are taught." Legendary Senegalese Conservationist Baba Dioum*
* "You cannot plow a field by turning it over in your mind."*
*"Our pathway must be up through the soil, *
*up through swamps, up through forests, *
*up through streams and rocks, *
*up through commerce, education, and religion! *
*In my opinion, we cannot begin at the top to build a house. *
* If we try to do this, we shall reap in the end the fruits of our
folly."Booker T. Washington*
*"Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events. Small minds
*"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." *
*"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."*
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On Mar 14, 2020 2:00 PM, "Krishna Chaitanya Velaga" <kcvelaga(a)gmail.com>
24 hours left to fill in this survey.
On Mon, Mar 9, 2020 at 2:07 PM Krishna Chaitanya Velaga <kcvelaga(a)gmail.com>
> Hello everyone,
> This is a reminder that we will closing this survey by the end of this
> week i.e. 15 March 2020. Please take part if you haven't already done so
> and also kindly forward it to those who might be interested.
> On Sun, Feb 16, 2020 at 10:32 AM Krishna Chaitanya Velaga <
> kcvelaga(a)gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello everyone,
>> The Wikipedia & Education User Group is conducting a survey to understand
>> the technological needs of EduWiki community across the movement. The
>> results of this survey will not only assist to map the global needs of the
>> leaders of Wikimedia in Education, but also help us to prioritize the
>> needs. The Wikipedia & Education User Group’s goal is to support the
>> development of better resources and technical tools to support the work
>> happening around the world. Please help us spread the word. Every EDUWiki
>> user/leader counts, and the more people fill out this survey, the easier it
>> will be to advocate for our needs.
>> Link to the survey form: https://wikimedia.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_
>> Also, as some you of might already be aware that the User Group is
>> organizing EduWiki Conference 2020, in Serbia, we have proposed a grant to
>> WMF in this regard. We would like community members to go through it and
>> endorse it at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:Conference/
>> Let us know if you have any questions regarding the survey or the
>> Krishna Chaitanya
Eduwiki mailing list
The Wikipedia & Education User Group is conducting a survey to understand
the technological needs of EduWiki community across the movement. The
results of this survey will not only assist to map the global needs of the
leaders of Wikimedia in Education, but also help us to prioritize the
needs. The Wikipedia & Education User Group’s goal is to support the
development of better resources and technical tools to support the work
happening around the world. Please help us spread the word. Every EDUWiki
user/leader counts, and the more people fill out this survey, the easier it
will be to advocate for our needs.
Link to the survey form:
Also, as some you of might already be aware that the User Group is
organizing EduWiki Conference 2020, in Serbia, we have proposed a grant to
WMF in this regard. We would like community members to go through it and
endorse it at
Let us know if you have any questions regarding the survey or the