Event Postponed to Fall 2020

STEM + Gender Wikipedia Workshop

Women in STEM Logo.
Wikipedia Logo.

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! 

Wednesday, March 25

5 p.m. | Capen 240

(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).

UB Community Members editing Wikipedia.

UB Community Members edit Wikipedia in our Fall 2019 Wikipedia workshop, "History+Gender."

Event Postponed

Joli Jensen Public Scholars Program Lecture

"Expanding Your Audience: How to Tell Scholarly Stories to the Public"

Joli Jensen.

Joli Jensen is the Hazel Rogers Professor of Media Studies and Director of the Henneke Faculty Writing Program, University of Tulsa

Friday, April 17
9:30-11:00 a.m.
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.