Great!!!

On Wed, Jan 30, 2013 at 3:20 AM, Niraj Suryawanshi <
niraj.suryawan...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Wikipedia Club Pune
> The Republic Day Workshop
> 26th January 2013
>
> Theme/ Agenda: Creating & Editing existing articles on the Indian War
> Heroes
> (post Independence) in Marathi, as a homage to them.
>
> The Workshop was carried out successfully on the 64th Republic Day of
> India.
> Keeping in mind the theme/ agenda as to pay homage to these great men who
> gave their lives serving the motherland.
> The workshop was organized in Pune’s most sought after & leading learning
> institution Janana Prabodini, with the consent of the principal of the
> institution Mr. Milind Naik. A seminar hall “Prabodh”  and two computer
> labs
> were engaged. Volunteers from the institution in coordination with the
> members of the club assisted and helped for the smooth execution of the
> workshop.
>
> Volunteer Coordinators from the institution Miss Priyanka Bhalerao & Mr.
> Hrushikesh Pathak were of great help as they helped with the permissions
> for
> the workshop and the bookings of the seminar hall and the computer labs
> which were needed prior to the workshop and were in constant touch of the
> Wikipedia Club Pune’s members. We thank them for their enthusiasm and
> dedication for the same.
>
> The club members on the day of the seminar helped in setting up the venue,
> giving a very comfortable yet professional outlook to the seminar & seminar
> venue. The Introductory Seminar was conducted by Mr. Abhishek Suryawanshi
> wherein the students were given information regarding Wikimedia & its
> sister
> project Wikipedia, precisely concentrating on Marathi Wikipedia. Knowledge
> about creating and editing the articles was given through a live
> demonstration over the projector projections. The students enjoyed the
> presentation which was followed by a very interactive session where Mr.
> Suryawanshi was able to solve the queries upto the mark.
>
> The attendees specially belonged to student category, besides these the
> principal himself and many other teaches were present for the same. A very
> special attendee Mrs. Sulabha Marathe was present who works for the blind
> and is engaged in recording audios, so that the blind could gain knowledge
> through audible medium. She is currently on a project wherein the audio
> recordings of the syllabus is done and is provided to the blind for
> learning
> purposes.
>
> After the informative seminar the students with the special attendees were
> escorted to the respective labs for the creation and edition of the
> articles. The workshop started with creation of the User Accounts and then
> creation/editing. We the members of the club were overwhelmed with the
> response of the budding Wikipedia Editors of the future!
>
> Many articles on martyrs were undertaken the list is as follows:
> Major Rajesh Singh Adhikari, Cap. Vikram batra, Manoj Kumar Pandey, Ashok
> Kamte, Constable Tukaram Omble, Hemant Karkare, Lalit Rai etc.
> The workshop ended with an interactive feedback session where basic queries
> and complex questions were solved.
>
> Following is the list of the club members and volunteer coordinators
> Abhishek Suryawanshi, Nikhil Kawale, Sanket Oswal, Abhinav Garule, Laskhy
> Gontla, Ravati Joshi, Saylai Borade, Niraj Suryawanshi, Priyanka Bhalerao,
> Hrushikesh Pathak.
> We appreciate and are very much thankful to the volunteer coordinators and
> the staff of the Janana Prabodini for the help provided. Also we are
> thankful to the club members who gave their precious time for the workshop,
> who helped it become a grand success.
>
>
>
>
> -----
> Regards & Thanks,
>
> Niraj Suryawanshi
> on behalf of Wikipedia Club Pune
> +91 8149920120 | niraj.suryawan...@gmail.com
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