Join us for an exciting exploration of Wikipedia's representation of women in STEM fields! In this workshop, we will learn about famous and overlooked women in STEM fields, learn about gender bias in Wikipedia entries, and learn how to correct current entries on women's important contribution to the sciences.
No experience necessary, just bring your laptop or tablet!
(Due to construction, please go to Talbert Hall on Ground floor, take elevator/stairs to 2nd floor, go down hall and turn left)
Pizza and soda provided!
Learn how to:
Set up a Wikipedia account
Edit existing pages
Use reliable sources and digital archives
Sponsored by the Gender Insitute and the Women in STEM Cooperative (WiSC).
Friday, April 17
The Jeanette Martin Room (567 Capen)
This workshop is open to faculty and advanced graduate students. Learn more about adapting your research, writing for a broad audience, and the value of public scholarship.
RSVP by April 10, 2020: http://bit.ly/JoliJensen
Light refreshments provided.
Presented in collaboration with the UB Office of Inclusive Excellence.