[Wikimedia-l] Free / libre videoconferencing infrastructure hosted by the WMF?

2020-03-16 Thread Yury Bulka
Dear everyone, Since some in-person meetups are now moved to online spaces, including ones based on videoconferencing, I've been thinking if it would be possible (or maybe it is already being considered) to host a Jitsi Meet or other comparable solution on the WMF infrastructure, just like we do

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Research Showcase] March 18, 2020: Topic Modeling

2020-03-16 Thread Janna Layton
Hi all, Just a reminder that this fully remote event is happening on Wednesday! On Thu, Mar 12, 2020 at 12:29 PM Janna Layton wrote: > Hi all, > > The next Research Showcase will be live-streamed on Wednesday, March 18, > at 9:30 AM PDT/16:30 UTC. We’ll have a presentation on topic modeling by

[Wikimedia-l] Waar word jij blij van deze week? / What's making you happy this week? (Week of 15 March 2020)

2020-03-16 Thread Pine W
== Preface == Mindful of the ongoing 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic [1], the tone of this week's email is more somber than some emails of the past. Let us hope that public health actions being taken in many places throughout the world are effective at "flattening the curve" [2], so that health care

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia during a quarantine

2020-03-16 Thread مفتاح المعرفة
In Wikipedia education program in Jordan i have started call for participation for all my university students and professors to convert their courses into Wikipedia online dashboard education: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=3086842424700143=137597386291343 Mossab Banat Wikipedia

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia during a quarantine

2020-03-16 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Hello! Millions of students are in forced quarantine these days, so in the Basque Wikipedia we are doing an effort to offer teachers activities they can do with their students online. It's being a hard work, but this crisis is a good opportunity to spread the relationship between Wikimedia You