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Report on Pune Wikipedians Participation in CMDA IT Expo 2011

“Wikipedia Pune” put up a stall at the CMDA expo, a big IT exhibition that’s held every year in Pune. Sudhanwa Joglekar has this report – which should be interesting to PuneTech readers for various reasons – including finding out … Continue reading

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Update on Wikipedia 11th Anniversary Meetup in Pune

Mandar Kulkarni and other Pune Wikipedians write: On behalf of Pune Community and Pune chapter, we celebrated the 11th Anniversary of Wikipedia and the 1st Anniversary of India Chapter at Jnyan Prabodhini, Pune. We started the session with the introduction … Continue reading

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Interesting Visitor: Patricia Sauthoff, doing research on Hindi Wikipedia

Patricia Sauthoff one of the people who’ve been awarded the WikiHistories summer fellowship, as a part of which she is studying the community that is building the Hindi Wikipedia, and she is in Pune for the next week or so. … Continue reading

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Project Report of Wikimedia Foundation’s Campus Ambassador Program Launch in Pune

Earlier this year, the Wikimedia Foundation (the people behind the Wikipedia) launched a “Campus Ambassador” program that would appoint students in various colleges/universities in Pune (and in some cases non-students too) who would take on the job of popularizing the … Continue reading

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Pune’s @Sudhanwa Joglekar named to Wikimedia Grant Advisory Committee

The Wikimedia Foundation, the organization which runs Wikipedia, has created a “Grants Advisory Committee” consisting of members of the Wikimedia community, whose role would be to help the Wikimedia foundation decide which grant requests to accept, help improve grants, ensure … Continue reading

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