Reminder: This meeting starts just over 24 hours from now, at 18:00 UTC on Tuesday. Hope you can join us!
On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 2:28 PM LiAnna Davis <lia...@wikiedu.org> wrote: > Happy New Year! The Wikipedia & Education User Group invites you to attend > our next Open Meeting via Zoom on *Tuesday, January 28, from 18:00 UTC to > 19:30 UTC*. > > As usual for our Open Meetings, we will provide updates from the Wikipedia > & Education board, then leave most of the time for our guest speakers. This > month, we're thrilled to have featured speakers from Israel and Ghana join > us to speak about Wikidata in education and outside-the-classroom social > impact from Wikimedia projects. > > *Shani Evenstein Sigalov* is one of the leading innovators in the > Wikimedia & Education movement globally. In addition to her work as a > researcher and free knowledge advocate, Shani has taught groundbreaking > courses on Wikipedia and Wikidata, and she'll be presenting in this meeting > on her Wikidata work. A founding board member of the Wikipedia & Education > User Group, Shani resigned to take on even greater responsibility as a > Wikimedia Foundation Trustee. We're particularly excited to welcome her > back as a guest speaker! > > *Andrews Lartey*, Project Manager for Growing Open and Eco-friendly > Skills for the Youth (GOES), will speak about how Wikimedia Projects can be > used outside the classroom to create social impact (Industry 4.0 skills > acquisition, circular economy and zero hunger). Andrews Lartey will present > on how GOES, through community school farms is creating social impact in > Ghana, the global effect and how various institutions and individuals can > support the project. > > The meeting will be hosted via this link on January 28: > https://zoom.us/j/580872511 > > > -- LiAnna Davis Chief Programs Officer; Deputy Director Wiki Education www.wikiedu.org _______________________________________________ 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: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>