Just a question. Are there any followups planned for this?

On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 12:35 AM, Karthik Nadar <karthik...@wikimedia.in>wrote:

> Missed out the name of Rohini Lakshane, another core volunteer!
>
>
> On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 6:05 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan <
> parakara.gh...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Arjuna, you have a very valid point there.
>> I urge all women to consider a Women's SIG.
>>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 4:17 PM, Arjuna Rao Chavala 
>> <arjunar...@gmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>> Thanks Krutikaa  for a comprehensive report. I am happy to hear about
>>> the  large participation and nice outcomes. Congratulations to all
>>> organisers and thanks to all participants for making it a successful event.
>>>
>>> There was discussion some time back about formation of Women Special
>>> Interest Group (SIG) of India Chapter. I encourage the participants to
>>> discuss the same and  follow up with the Chapter as required.
>>>
>>> Cheers
>>> Arjuna
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 4:05 PM, Krutikaa Jawanjal 
>>> <krutika...@gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>>> A Day Spent well.
>>>>
>>>> The Wikipedia Women Workshop which took place on November, 4th 2012 in
>>>> Vidyalankar Institute of Technology (VIT), Wadala was indeed a
>>>> success.
>>>>
>>>> The people who volunteered in organizing this workshop were Bishakha
>>>> Datta, Moksh Juneja, Karthik Nadar, Pranav Curumsey, Pradeep Mohandas,
>>>> Anshuman Fotedar, Aditi Juneja, Harriet Vidyasagar, Nikita Belavate,
>>>> Netra Parikh, Noopur Raval, Netha Hussain.  All discussions and
>>>> planning done while organizing this workshop for women paid off. In
>>>> all, 70+ women participants attended the workshop.
>>>>
>>>> The workshop started with a short introduction after which, wasting no
>>>> time, the women participants moved on to learning how to edit
>>>> Wikipedia which was though by the present on ground volunteers. The
>>>> participants were were divided in groups and every group had to create
>>>> a new article which wasn't already available on Wikipedia. In the
>>>> process, women interacted with the volunteers, asked question
>>>> regarding Wikipedia. Every group at least had added introduction to
>>>> the new article.
>>>>
>>>> Having done with the basic editing, a general presentation on
>>>> Wikipedia was given by some of the volunteers. This was followed by
>>>> question and answers regarding the same. By this time, it was already
>>>> 1.30pm, so the lunch was announced. After having lunch, the
>>>> participants got back to their seats. Pretty much everybody stayed
>>>> back post lunch. Moksh continued with teaching how to edit Wikipedia.
>>>> This time it wasn't it in groups though. "References" and "Notability"
>>>> were the main topics that were covered in this session.
>>>>
>>>> Anshuman and Karthik then proceeded  with teaching photo uploads on
>>>> Wikipedia. Quiz was conducted towards the end and Wikipedia-Tshirts
>>>> were given as prizes for giving right answers. Karthik, then also
>>>> showcased the winning images of Wiki Loves Momunents 2012 India. The
>>>> long day came to an end with an overwhelming response and a call for
>>>> organizing many such activities. The feedback received was positive.
>>>> The participants enjoyed the workshop.
>>>>
>>>> We are thankful to everybody who made this event a great one. Thanks
>>>> to all the volunteers. Special thanks to Moksh and Karthik who went
>>>> out of the way to get everything arranged before hand at the venue, to
>>>> Netha and Noopur for making it to the workshop and for working hand in
>>>> hand with the Mumbai Community, to Srikanth Ramakrishnan who
>>>> constantly stayed in touch for online help.
>>>>
>>>> Special thanks to whole Vidyalankar team. Vishwas Deshpande, Founder
>>>> of Vidyalankar, who gave us an opportunity to to do the Mumbai's first
>>>> Wiki Workshop for Women at Vidyalankar. Milind Tadvalkar (Director)
>>>> and Seema Shah (Principal), Jayprakash Kurmi and Vivek and the
>>>> complete IT Team at VIT, Mahesh from Canteen for an awesome Pav Bhaji
>>>> for Lunch. Another thanks to Netra Parikh, for giving us enough place
>>>> at her office, Pinstorm, for all out pre-meetings. Thanks to all.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Krutikaa Jawanjal
>>>>
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