hi, That was meant to be humorous but I guess no one got the point :).
Nothing serious. Pradeep On 14 December 2010 22:56, sankarshan <foss.mailingli...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 10:48 PM, Pradeep Mohandas > <pradeep.mohan...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > Thanks for the write-up. Why are these meetings happening in classrooms? > The > > Mumbai one also happened in a lecture hall complete with green board and > > chalks! There was even a rickety unbalanced table up front that the > speakers > > unconsciously wanted to lean against! > > I see that Pune has at least advanced to white boards and pens in the > class > > room selected. :) > > If someone from SICSR is on the list they may be able to put a much > definitive answer. > > My guess is that arranging for the auditorium or, even an informal > gathering place at a reasonably quick notice is difficult to do. There > aren't many places at Pune where you can get together, sit around and > then break off into smaller circles of discussion. Especially at that > hour of the day. > > That said, the "classroom" did encourage the students (the newbie > contributors) to speak up in familiar surroundings. So, it actually > worked out fairly well although Erik and Danese ended up doing a bit > of back and forth on moderating and queue-ing up the questions. > > -- > sankarshan mukhopadhyay > <http://sankarshan.randomink.org/blog> > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >
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