Have you updated it in the events list or shall I do that?

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On 8 February 2018 at 15:59, MCANDREW Ewan <ewan.mcand...@ed.ac.uk> wrote:

> Dear colleagues,
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> *Please disseminate to interested colleagues as appropriate – this event
> is open to all.*
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> We’ve moved our #Vote100 Wikipedia editing event
> <http://tinyurl.com/Votes100> to the University of Edinburgh’s central
> campus and the Teaching Studio LG.07 at David Hume Tower Building. The
> event is part of the Festival of Creative Learning and 2018’s celebration
> of one hundred years since the Representation of the People Act (1918)
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Representation_of_the_People_Act_1918>
> came into force and women were finally given the right to vote, almost
> fifty years after the Edinburgh Seven fought for and won the right to train
> and practice as doctors.* #Vote100 #FCL18*
> Festival of Creative Learning events – Free and open to all!
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>    1. *#Vote100 Wikipedia editing event (22 February 2018).
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> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:University_of_Edinburgh/Events_and_Workshops/Vote100_and_Women_in_Medicine_editathon#Booking>*
>    2. *Wikidata Hackathon
>    
> <https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wikidata-hackathon-festival-of-creative-learning-tickets-42286041689>*
>    – Learn how to edit Wikipedia’s most exciting sister project (21 Feb).
>    3. *Histropedia workshops
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> <https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/histropedia-knowledge-from-wikipedia-visualised-as-dynamic-timelines-tickets-42286933356?aff=ehomecard>*
>    – create bespoke visually dynamic timelines
>    
> <http://histropedia.com/showcase/wikidata-viewer.html?q=%23Timeline%20of%20University%20of%20Edinburgh%20Alumni%20%0A%0ASELECT%20?Person%20?personLabel%20?dob%20?Gender%20?Country%20?article?precision%20?image%20?Occupation%20?rank%0AWHERE%20%7B%0A%0A%0A%20%20%20%20?person%20wdt:P31%20wd:Q5%20.%20%23%20human%0A%20%20%20%20?person%20wdt:P69%20wd:Q160302%20.%20%23PlaceOfEducation%0A%20%20%20%20?person%20wdt:P19%20?birthPlace%20.%0A%20%20%20%20OPTIONAL%20%7B%20?person%20wdt:P18%20?image%20.%7D%20%23image%0A%20%20%20%20OPTIONAL%20%7B%20?person%20wdt:P106%20?occupation%20.%7D%20%23occupation%0A%20%20%20%20OPTIONAL%20%7B%20?person%20wdt:P21%20?gender%20.%7D%20%23gender%0A%20%20%20%20OPTIONAL%20%7B%20?birthPlace%20wdt:P17%20?country%20%7D%20%23place%20of%20birth%0A%20%20%20%20?person%20p:P569/psv:P569%20?dobNode%20.%20%23date%20of%20birth%0A%20%20%20%20?dobNode%20wikibase:timeValue%20?dob%20.%0A%20%20%20%20?dobNode%20wikibase:timePrecision%20?precision%20.%0A%20%20%20%20?article%20schema:about%20?person%20.%0A%20%20%20%20?article%20schema:isPartOf%20%3Chttps://en.wikipedia.org/%3E.%0A%0A%20%20%20?person%20wikibase:sitelinks%20?rank%20.%0A%0A%20%20%20%20SERVICE%20wikibase:label%20%7B%0A%20%20%20%20%20%20%20bd:serviceParam%20wikibase:language%20%22en%22.%0A?gender%20rdfs:label%20?Gender%20.%0A?person%20rdfs:label%20?Person%20.%0A?country%20rdfs:label%20?Country%20.%0A?occupation%20rdfs:label%20?Occupation.%0A%20%20%20%20%7D%0A%7D%0A%0AORDER%20BY%20DESC%20(?rank)&md=true&g=article&l=article&t=Person&s=dob&sp=precision&i=image&c=Country,Occupation,%20Gender&f=Country,Occupation,%20Gender&v=t>
>    in minutes (20 Feb).
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> This email is to invite you take part in the event where you can learn how
> to edit, meet supportive colleagues, have refreshments and help address
> Wikipedia’s systemic bias by publishing a new article of your choice about
> a suffragette, a notable women in medicine or *any* of the incredible
> women missing from Wikipedia e.g. Bessie Watson, the Scottish child
> suffragette and piper
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_(Bessie)_Watson>. More
> suggestions for pages to edit are very welcome.
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> *Bring a friend, bring two! We have a very large room, food and drink and
> lots of pages to create. No editing experience necessary, full training
> will be provided and it’s super easy (& fun) to do.*
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> Only 17.39% of biographies on Wikipedia are about notable women so there
> are a great many notable women missing (both historic and contemporary)
> from Wikipedia and from Google’s top search results.
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> I hope you can find time to attend as we could greatly use your support.
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> Best wishes,
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> Ewan
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> Ewan McAndrew
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