Category:Wiki Academy

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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.

Project outline[edit]

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[edit]

Jan 2012[edit]

  1. SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, 11-Jan-2012
  2. P S R Rengasamy college of engineering for women, 2011, 20-Jan-2012
  3. Secondary Board High School, Cuttack, 21-Jan-2012
  4. Netaji Subhash Engineering College, 25-Jan-2012
  5. Jadavpur University, 25-Jan-2012
  6. Amrita School of Communication, Coimbatore, 28 Jan 2012
  7. NMAMIT, Nitte, <Date TBD>

Feb 2012[edit]

  1. GNUnify 2012, SICSR, Pune, 11-Feb-2012 10 to 1pm
  2. College Of Engineering (IHRD), Adoor, 13-Feb-2012

Aug 2012[edit]

  1. Wiki Academy/Dravidian University,Kuppam, 06-08-2012


  1. St. Peter's College of Engineering & Technology, <Date TBD>
  2. OUCIP, Hyderabad, <Date TBD>

Completed Wiki Academy Events[edit]

  1. Department of Public Libraries, Bangalore, 12-Sep-2011, 20 attendees.
  2. CED, Mumbai, 01-Oct-2011, 24 attendees.
  3. National Institute of Technology, Calicut, 22-Oct-2011, 14 attendees.
  4. Jaya Engineering College, Chennai, 12-Dec-2011, 57 attendees.
  5. Cochin University of Science and Technology, 05-Jan-2012, 61 attendees.

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