Hi, Tom. You're welcome to come on Saturday! We should able to arrange one or two spare laptops.
Cheers, Asaf On Apr 10, 2012 10:18 PM, "Tom Mayer" <tjmayeri...@yahoo.com> wrote: > Hi, Asaf, > Just checking -- I am a Wikipedia editor for the last few years, with > 50,000 edits. > However, I do not have a laptop that I can bring to the Wikimedia office. > (I was just there on Feb. 4 for the meeting they had of local Wikimedians.) > Let me know if any chance you might take someone without a laptop, since > this is on such short notice. > Thanks, > Tom Mayer > (415) 609-0153 > > --- On *Tue, 4/10/12, Asaf Bartov <abar...@wikimedia.org>* wrote: > > > From: Asaf Bartov <abar...@wikimedia.org> > Subject: [Wikimedia-SF] This Saturday: Editing Workshop at WMF for > Fulbright scholars > To: "San Francisco Bay Area Wikimedians" <email@example.com > > > Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 12:43 PM > > Hello again, Bay Area Wikimedians! > > I have been talking to the west coast Institute of International > Education, known for running the Fulbright scholars programs, and we have > agreed to hold an editing workshop for visiting *Fulbright scholars* (i.e. > Fulbright > scholarship recipients from around the world studying in Bay Area > universities). > > The editing workshop will be held at the Wikimedia Foundation office (149 > New Montgomery St., 3rd floor, San Francisco, a two-minute walk from the > Montgomery BART), on *Saturday April 14th, 12pm-5pm*, and approximately > 12 scholars, a few IIE staff members, and a few new WMF employees will > participate. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Bring your own > laptop, please! > > We'll need volunteer veteran Wikipedians to tutor the visiting scholars in > basic editing, introduce them to Wikipedia norms (possibly not just in > English Wikipedia), and help them navigate to useful places such as > [[Wikipedia:Backlog]], or WikiProjects matching their academic (or other) > interests. > > If you're interested in attending and providing tutoring, please let me > know in the coming 48 hours (I apologize for the very short notice!) so we > can plan the food. > > I look forward to seeing some of you on Saturday! > > Cheers, > > Asaf > -- > Asaf Bartov > Wikimedia Foundation <http://www.wikimediafoundation.org> > > > -----Inline Attachment Follows----- > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-SF mailing list > Wikimedia-SF@lists.wikimedia.org<http://mc/compose?to=Wikimedia-SF@lists.wikimedia.org> > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-sf > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-SF mailing list > Wikimedia-SF@lists.wikimedia.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-sf > >
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