Re: [Wikimedia-l] List management

2017-02-08 Thread Shani Evenstein
I can do it if necessary. Shani. On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 1:20 AM, Austin Hair wrote: > We've just had a bit of turnover of our list administrators. In order > to get moderation going smoothly again, I've added Asaf Bartov as an > admin. I don't think that decision will be

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New tools: pronuncify and pronuncify.net

2017-01-27 Thread Shani Evenstein
Very cool. Thanks for the work & the update! Shani. On 27 Jan 2017 05:28, "Asaf Bartov" wrote: > Hello, everyone. > > Following Bodhisattwa's request[1], I have added an upload feature to the > (command-line) Linux version of this tool, so it can now batch-upload the >

[Wikimedia-l] WikiProject Medicine Foundation: New Board Elected

2017-01-29 Thread Shani Evenstein
Dear all, I'm happy to announce that the user group "WikiProject Med Foundation" has a new board <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wiki_Project_Med/Board> elected, which includes: 1) *James Heilman* - chair 2) *Shani Evenstein* - vice chair; membership admin. 3) *Doug Taylo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of Wiki Loves Women explainer video

2017-03-08 Thread Shani Evenstein
Great work, ladies. Shared by me as well. Cheers, Shani. On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 4:42 PM, Anna Torres wrote: > Thanks Isla and Florence! > > This is so cool! We should work closer to improve in Spanish African women > in Wikipedia :) Let's talk? > > Hugs! > > 2017-03-08

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Trace of Soul (WLM+WLE) in Republic of Srpska

2017-08-12 Thread Shani Evenstein
Very happy for you! Good luck! :) Shani. On Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 12:17 PM, WМ RepublikaSrpska < wmrepublikasrp...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thanks Ivana! Thanks Pine W! :) > > *Замислите свет у коме свака особа на планети има слободан приступ > целокупном људском знању. То је оно на чему ми радимо.*

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees appointments and officer positions

2017-08-11 Thread Shani Evenstein
Thanks for the update, Christophe. Wishing the board a productive, fruitful and smooth year! And Happy Wikimania, everyone, especially to all the Wikimedians who couldn't make it this year. So great that we have live-streaming this year (thanks again, Melody & Eddie!) and can participate and

[Wikimedia-l] Join the WikidataCon, 28-29 October in Berlin

2017-06-21 Thread Shani Evenstein
Dear all, I'm forwarding this email from ​ Léa Lacroix to the list about the WikidataCon. Best, Shani. -- Forwarded message -- From: Léa Lacroix Date: 20 June 2017 at 14:34 Subject: Join the WikidataCon, 28-29 October in Berlin To:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikimedia Announcements] Results of the 2017 Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees election

2017-05-21 Thread Shani Evenstein
Congrats to all elected members! Best, Shani. On Sun, May 21, 2017 at 3:36 AM, James Alexander wrote: > Forwarding to WM-l since the auto forward doesn't always work. > > -- Forwarded message - > From: matanya moses > Date: Sat,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedia Tool Developers Group

2017-05-22 Thread Shani Evenstein
Very exciting news. Good luck to this group! Looking forward to collaborating with you regarding EDU-Wiki & Wiki-Med tools if you're up to it.. :) Cheers, Shani. On Mon, May 22, 2017 at 4:32 AM, Anna Stillwell wrote: > Congratulations. > /a > > On Sun, May 21, 2017 at

Re: [Wikimedia-l] RFC on wikimedia-l posting limits

2017-08-25 Thread Shani Evenstein
elp reduce the noise substantially. Do keep on debating. We are trying to intervene as little as possible at this point and let the debate run its course. Best, Shani Evenstein, on behalf of the Wikimedia-l Admins. On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 8:52 PM, James Salsman <jsals...@gmail.com> wrote: >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] RFC on wikimedia-l posting limits

2017-08-26 Thread Shani Evenstein
pace to “be the conversation you would like to see in the list”. A flourishing of constructive, collegial conversation would do much to reduce the relative significance of problematic or unpleasant contributors. Sincerely, The Wikimedia-l admin team. On Fri, Aug 25, 2017 at 8:08 PM, Shani Evenstein <

Re: [Wikimedia-l] RFC on wikimedia-l posting limits

2017-08-25 Thread Shani Evenstein
luding > myself, in the past.) If participants on this list are allowed to engage > in this sort of harassment without real consequence, I will advise that my > chapter and its board members and volunteers no longer participate on this > list due to the risk to their livelihoods. >

[Wikimedia-l] Stats re new users per gender per year in Hebrew Wikipedia

2018-06-08 Thread Shani Evenstein
in our community. So to all those running workshops, GLAM / EDU projects, contests etc -- keep up the good work, because your work matters. These numbers are merely one way of demonstrating that. A lovely weekend, everyone! Shani Evenstein Sigalov Volunteer, WM-IL. Stats generated by this Quarry

[Wikimedia-l] GLAMWiki Conference 2018: Extension of Content Submission Deadline Till May 7th.

2018-04-30 Thread Shani Evenstein
by others in the GLAM community. GLAM on, Shani. On Sat, Mar 17, 2018 at 4:33 PM, Shani Evenstein <shani.e...@gmail.com> wrote: > [[Sorry for x-posting]] > > Dear all, > > I'm happy to report that the content submission process > <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/GLAMTLV2

[Wikimedia-l] The Wikipedia & Education User Group Board Election

2018-08-28 Thread Shani Evenstein
kimedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia_%26_Education_User_Group/User_Group_election_2018-2020> to see the instructions and nominate yourself or suggest someone else as a nominee (after getting their consent, of course). Please help us spread the word and share widely. :) Good luck to everyone! Shani Evenst

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [GLAM] Wikimedia Sverige receives $65k+ in funding for our Library Data project

2018-08-27 Thread Shani Evenstein
Great news! Congrats! :) Shani. On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 4:54 PM, Art + Feminism wrote: > Congratulations, Wikimedia Sverige! > > McKensie > Director, Art+Feminism > > On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 3:51 PM, Mardetanha > wrote: > >> This is a wonderful news, congratulations to Wikimedia Sverige >>

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [GLAM] Wikimedia Sverige receives $324k+ in funding for the project FindingGLAMs

2018-09-06 Thread Shani Evenstein
Amazing news! Congrats, Wikimedia Sverige! Well done. Shani. On Thu, Sep 6, 2018 at 1:48 PM, John Andersson wrote: > Wikimedia Sverige is proud to be the recipient of $324,500 in support from > the Swedish Postcode Foundation for our project FindingGLAMs >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] GLAMWiki Conference 2018: Content submissions are now open!

2018-04-24 Thread Shani Evenstein
[[Sorry for x-posting]] Dear all, This is a gentle reminder that you have 1 week left (till April 30th) to submit your proposals for the GLAM-Wiki global conference, which will take place in November in Tel Aviv. Cheers, Shani. On Sat, Mar 17, 2018 at 4:33 PM, Shani Evenstein <shan

[Wikimedia-l] GLAMWiki Conference 2018: Content submissions are now open!

2018-03-17 Thread Shani Evenstein
[[Sorry for x-posting]] Dear all, I'm happy to report that the content submission process for the GLAMWiki Conference 2018 is now open! Submissions will be accepted *till April 30th*, so feel free to start drafting your proposals.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2019: New name, new concept, eligbility criteria

2018-09-25 Thread Shani Evenstein
Dear Cornelius, Could you please elaborate re the decision to not include learning and capacity building? Events where Wikimedians from around the world gather together do not happen every day, and especially as there will be representatives from most affiliates, this is a great opportunity to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] GLAM-Wiki 2018 session videos

2018-11-22 Thread Shani Evenstein
This is *so* great! Thanks for taking the time to do this. You and Andrew rock. Would be great if each speaker can link the right video to their submission in the program, including the PP itself. Best, Shani. --- Shani Evenstein Sigalov EdTech

[Wikimedia-l] Participation in Celebrating Public Domain Day

2019-01-10 Thread Shani Evenstein
Dear all, I'm forwarding a request from Natalia Mileszyk re participating in Public Domain Day. We hope you can spread the word in your local communities and join the celebrations around the world! Cheers, Shani. *JOIN COMMUNIA FOR THE PUBLIC DOMAIN WEEK

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikidata] [GLAM] Wikimedia Sverige receives a total of USD 500, 000+ in funding for three new projects, and a cost reduction of USD 30, 000/year

2019-03-31 Thread Shani Evenstein
Amazing news indeed! Congrats and well done to the whole team. Best, Shani. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

[Wikimedia-l] WikiProject Med Board Election Results

2019-04-03 Thread Shani Evenstein
he new board and their roles are: 1. *Shani Evenstein* <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Esh77> (until 2022) *Chairperson (Re-elected)* 2. *Doug Taylor* <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:RexxS> (until 2022) *Secretary*, *Strategy Liaison * *(Re-elected)*

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Affiliations Committee appointments

2019-02-21 Thread Shani Evenstein
Thanks both of you and good luck to new members! I'm hopeful that together you can help march AffCom forward and help with the obvious workload. Best, Shani. On Thu, 21 Feb 2019 20:26 Paulo Santos Perneta Satdeep & Tanvir stepped down, 2 reappointments, and 3 new appointments - > 13-2+3=14 :

Re: [Wikimedia-l] CIS-A2K January Newsletter

2019-02-25 Thread Shani Evenstein
This is great! So wonderful to see such wonderful activity from India! Keep up the good work! Shani. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine

[Wikimedia-l] WikiProject Medicine Foundation: updates and coming elections

2019-02-03 Thread Shani Evenstein
ally are), but if you're passionate about medical content on Wikimedia projects (both on and offline) like we are. We also hope it might inspire more of you to get involved in the coming year. Wishing all of us a fruitful and joyous 2019, Shani Evenstein Sigalov Chairperson, WikiProject Medi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Annual Report 2018: Wikimedia Community User Group Turkey

2019-04-16 Thread Shani Evenstein
Basak, Congrats on your achievements in an almost impossible situation! We all appreciate your efforts and continued persistence regardless of circumstances. Waiting for the moment when you'll be freed <3 Best to all of you, Shani. --- *Sh

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Feedback requested for draft code of conduct for user group

2019-05-26 Thread Shani Evenstein
ht I'd bring this to your attention again, so anyone with a passion for community health will have a chance to add comments in the discussion page <https://en.wikiversity.org/wiki/Talk:WikiJournal_User_Group/Code_of_conduct/Draft> . Best, Shani. --

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Grupo de Usuários Wiki Movimento Brasil

2019-05-30 Thread Shani Evenstein
. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. * PhD Candidate, School of Education, Tel Aviv University. * OER & Emerging Technolo

[Wikimedia-l] EDUWiki Open Meeting next Monday!

2019-06-17 Thread Shani Evenstein
ocus on the tech tools survey we are planning * Updates on the Education Space at Wikimania * 2 featured speakers * Q & A *Looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible! * Shani, on behalf of The Wikipedia & Education User Group. --- *Shani Evens

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New action to lift Wikipedia block in Turkey

2019-05-23 Thread Shani Evenstein
Wonderful news! Thanks for sharing. Shani. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. * PhD Candidate, School

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Board WMNL

2019-05-10 Thread Shani Evenstein
Congrats! Very happy to see Lizzy joining the board. Shani. On Fri, 10 May 2019, 10:49 Frans Grijzenhout yep, we are a little eco-friendly as well, frans > > *Frans Grijzenhout*, voorzitter / chair > +31 6 5333 9499 > -- > *Vereniging Wikimedia Nederland* > Mariaplaats 3 - 3511 LH Utrecht >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Belated update from Wikimedia Portugal

2019-07-31 Thread Shani Evenstein
Wonderful news! Thanks for the update. Shani. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. * PhD Candidate, School

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing our newest thematic organisation, Wikimedia Medicine

2019-07-31 Thread Shani Evenstein
to contact us at: wikiproject...@gmail.com We look forward to meeting some of you in the Health Space at Wikimania <https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2019:Health>, where you'll be able to find out more about what we've been doing and how you can join forces with us. Best, Shani Evenstein Chair

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing our newest chapter, Wikimedia Colombia

2019-08-01 Thread Shani Evenstein
Great news! Congrats! Shani. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. * PhD Candidate, School of Education, Tel Aviv

Re: [Wikimedia-l] "Not in the other language, Wiktionary edition"

2019-08-23 Thread Shani Evenstein
Amir, you rock! Thanks so much. This came up as somehing that could be helpful during the Wiktionary & Wikisource panel at the Education space. Some panelists mentioned tgey are wasting a lot time curating lists, so thought it coukd be helpful. Forwarding to Wikimedia-l as many Wikrionary and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Collaboration with Indonesian Air Force

2019-09-12 Thread Shani Evenstein
Wonderful news! Congratulations and good luck with this project! Shani. --- *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* * Lecturer, Tel Aviv University. * EdTech Innovation Strategist, NY/American Medical Program, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University. * PhD

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Medicine: Changes in Board Compositions

2019-08-12 Thread Shani Evenstein
University. Best, Shani Evenstein. ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

[Wikimedia-l] The Wikipedia & Education User Group: Changes in Board Composition

2019-08-11 Thread Shani Evenstein
an even stronger board and look forward to seeing how this organization evolves. I'll remain involved as an 'adviser to the board' and will continue contributing to EDUWiki initiatives as a volunteer, educator, researcher and Open Education advocate.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The Wikipedia & Education User Group: Changes in Board Composition

2019-08-11 Thread Shani Evenstein
Davis - Treasurer Shani. On Mon, Aug 12, 2019 at 3:16 AM Shani Evenstein wrote: > Dear all, > > As some of you may know, I will soon be joining the Board of Trustees > (August 15), and am therefore required to resign my formal role as Chair of > the Wikipedia & Education Use