A Wikipedia Academy is a public outreach event in which the participants are introduced to the basics of Wikipedia and how to edit it. Wikipedia Academymay vary in length from hours to days.
Description: Segment the target groups and run a focused out reach events for a specified target. Examples could be colleges, IT Industry, Retired Professionals association etc.
- Identify and prioritize target groups
- Select outreach event appropriate to target group
- Run outreach events
Upcoming Wiki Academies
- SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 11-Jan-2012
- P S R Rengasamy college of engineering for women, 2011, 20-Jan-2012
- Secondary Board High School, Cuttack, 21-Jan-2012
- Netaji Subhash Engineering College, 25-Jan-2012
- Jadavpur University, 25-Jan-2012
- Amrita School of Communication, Coimbatore, 28 Jan 2012
- NMAMIT, Nitte, <Date TBD>
- Wiki Academy/Dravidian University,Kuppam, 06-08-2012
Completed Wiki Academy Events
- Department of Public Libraries, Bangalore, 12-Sep-2011, 20 attendees.
- CED, Mumbai, 01-Oct-2011, 24 attendees.
- National Institute of Technology, Calicut, 22-Oct-2011, 14 attendees.
- Jaya Engineering College, Chennai, 12-Dec-2011, 57 attendees.
- Cochin University of Science and Technology, 05-Jan-2012, 61 attendees.
More on Wiki Academy Wikipedia Academy
This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total.
- ► Wikipedia Academy Kolkata 2012 (124 F)
- ► MEC Wiki Academy (21 F)
- ► Wikipedia Academy - GNUnify 2012 (12 F)