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WikiProject Colorado
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This WikiProject was formed to foster better articles about the U.S. State of Colorado with a spirit of cooperation. This page and its subpages contain suggestions on formatting and layout of articles, which can be discussed at the project's talk page. To participate, simply add your name at the members section below. Or you can look at the recent changes for Colorado-related articles.

After adding your name to the Member List, your choice, choose one of the many articles that are needed to expand our state's history or See the To Do List link for few high priorities and on-going maintenance needs. We need your help.


Participants Members[edit]

If you wish to help this project, please add your username to our list of members above. You may add the {{User WP Colorado}} userbox to your user page.

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Events Events[edit]

Upcoming events: Proposed:

Previous events:

Would you like to host a WikiProject Colorado gathering outside the Denver/Boulder area? Please leave a note here.

Project divisions Project divisions[edit]

  • Communities (talk) – Cities, towns, and neighborhoods
  • Physical geography (talk) – Regions, parks, climate, physical features
  • Transportation (talk) – Roads & highways, trails, railroads, airlines & airports, general aviation, and trucking, ships, public transit/busses and pipeline.
  • Culture (talk) – Music, art, icons, mass communication
  • People (talk) – Includes Colorado natives and those residents who have shaped Colorado
  • Government (talk) – Government: federal, state and local politics in relation to Colorado
  • History (talk) – History of Colorado during and prior to statehood
  • Economy (Talk) – Commerce: Major Colorado industries, employers, trends, and history relating to the economy of Colorado
  • Education (Talk) – Colleges, Higher Learning Institutions and High Schools of Colorado

To do To do[edit]

Help needed Help needed[edit]

Requested articles Requested articles[edit]

I think Chabad and Rohr Jewish Learning Institute should be included. They are not historical, but they have a lot going on now. What do you think? What is the right way to go about this? Thanks [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] Adamreinman (talk) 20:14, 6 January 2015 (UTC)

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Questions and requests[edit]

Do you need help? Please post questions and requests here.

List of private schools in Colorado by County and School District has been completed. Request for review and move from my user space is in order, by anyone interested. A response on this page would be appreciated.  O = M C 4  14:59, 17 August 2012 (UTC)

Orschstaffer has been indefinitely blocked for promotional activities. It appears this contribution can easily be edited to remove the promotional portion. There is precedent for such lists on Wikipedia. Does anyone consider this to be potentially useful. ~KvnG 15:37, 7 February 2015 (UTC)
  • Hello. Hoping for help rescuing Helen Klanderud, the former Mayor of Aspen, from deletion. Additional sources would be helpful and appreciated. Thank you! Scanlan (talk) 02:25, 3 February 2015 (UTC)
Seems to be out of the woods. ~KvnG 15:37, 7 February 2015 (UTC)

Resources Resources[edit]

Infoboxes Infoboxes[edit]

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{{Colorado}}

Infobox for use on regions, cities, and topics; placed at the bottom of article pages.
{{ColoCol}}

Infobox for use on state colleges and universities; placed at the bottom of article pages.
{{Indigenous People of CO}}

Infobox for use on artciles about the indigenous peoples of Colorado.
{{Protected Areas of Colorado}}

Infobox for use with protected areas; placed at the bottom of article pages.

Templates Templates[edit]

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{{WikiProject United States|CO=yes}}

Template showing an article, stub, image, category, or template is part of this WikiProject. Placed at the top of talk pages, not articles.

After tagging an article, you can add it and its talk page to Wikipedia:WikiProject Colorado/Colorado recent changes if you want it to show up before the next update.

If the article needs photo(s) you can add {{Image requested|in=Colorado}} or {{reqphoto|in=Colorado}} under the WP template.

Also, {{reqphoto|people of Colorado}}.

WikiProject United States / Colorado  
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{{Colorado-stub}}

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{{Colorado-geo-stub}}

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{{Colorado-politician-stub}}

Stub notice for Colorado politicians; placed at the bottom of article pages

{{Denver-stub}}

Stub notice for Denver-related articles; placed at the bottom of article pages

{{Portal|Colorado}}

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Userbox templates Userbox templates[edit]

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 {{Template:User Colorado Resident}}
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Stubs Stubs[edit]

If the priority articles in the top of this page don't interest you, you can always expand one of these stubs.

Assessment Assessment[edit]


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Did you know? articles[edit]

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Tools Tools[edit]

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

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  1. ^ Benjy Brackman, Benjy (October 20, 2014). "Exciting Class on Jewish Positive Psychology in North Metro Denver". Boulder Jewish News. Retrieved 3 November 2014. The Jewish Learning Institute’s Newest Class Looks at Positive Psychology through the 3,000-year-old lens of Jewish thought. Westminster,Colorado – When Israeli-born psychologist Tal Ben-Shahar began teaching a class called Positive Psychology at Harvard in 2006, a record 855 undergraduate students signed up for his class. 
  2. ^ "'Kabbalah of You' course offered in Edwards". EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado: Swift Communications, Inc. Vail Daily. October 25, 2012. "As diverse as our talents and interests may be, there is an underlying core that is common to all," said Rabbi Naftali Silberberg of JLI's headquarters in Brooklyn. 
  3. ^ "Vail Valley class focuses on marriage". Article in EDWARDS, Colorado, Publisher in Vail, Colorado: Swift Newspapers. Vail Daily. ... presented by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute and taught by Rabbi Dovid Mintz. "The Art of Marriage" will go far beyond platitudes, to cover topics at the heart of modern marriage. Does marriage still serve any purpose at all? How far should one go to make a marriage work? When is divorce the best option? 
  4. ^ "Vail Valley class focuses on marriage". Article in EDWARDS, Colorado, Publisher in Vail, Colorado: Swift Newspapers. Vail Daily. ... presented by the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute and taught by Rabbi Dovid Mintz. "The Art of Marriage" will go far beyond platitudes, to cover topics at the heart of modern marriage. Does marriage still serve any purpose at all? How far should one go to make a marriage work? When is divorce the best option? 
  5. ^ Brackman, Benjy (2012). "Ancient Marriage Secrets Revealed". Boulder, Colorado. Boulder Jewish News. The course is a product of the Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) an adult learning experience that offers its courses in hundreds of locations across the US....Judaism views a loving marriage as a spiritual as well as a human ideal. The Art of Marriage shows students how to attain that for themselves and for their spouses, with timeless lessons from both modern and ancient Jewish texts such as the Talmud and Zohar. 
  6. ^ "'Kabbalah of You' course offered in Edwards". EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado: Swift Communications, Inc. Vail Daily. October 25, 2012. "As diverse as our talents and interests may be, there is an underlying core that is common to all," said Rabbi Naftali Silberberg of JLI's headquarters in Brooklyn.