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Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon – Thurs 7th Feb 2019

Submitted on Thursday, January 31, 2019

This event provides an opportunity to build skills in social media. Have fun, and learn! Create and update Wikipedia pages for Canadian female scientists and individuals belonging to marginalized groups to highlight their scientific research, role in science policy and/or science communication.

When: 4 – 8 PM; Thurs 7th Feb 2019
Where: Instructional lab (2nd floor); Gerstein Library; UofT campus
What: The event will kick off with a keynote from Dr. Dawn Bazely (York University; Professor) on the under-representation of women and minorities in STEM, and on Wikipedia.

It’s free. Everyone is welcome. Just register at this Eventbrite page to attend.

All members of the University of Toronto community, and the public, are welcome to join. You’re welcome to bring your own laptop. Some computers will also be available. Plus, there will be food and refreshments.

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