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Leaflet For Wikiproject University of Oxford At Wikimania 2014
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Hey Oxon. I was hoping one you have a photo of Dan Topolski that you'd be prepared to release to Wikipedia. I've seen dozens of "happy snaps" in various Oxon publications, it would be great if one of you could upload a picture of the legendary coach. Thanks. The Rambling Man (talk) 20:49, 17 August 2014 (UTC)
- Failing that, does anyone have a contact at OUBC who might know where to look? BencherliteTalk 14:43, 29 September 2014 (UTC)
Hello, I have made Thibaud of Etampes into an article because it was sitting in userspace for over 4 years. Can project members please help to cleanup and expand this Oxford-related article. Thank you. PNGWantok (talk) 00:01, 31 August 2014 (UTC)
Comment on the WikiProject X proposal
Hello there! As you may already know, most WikiProjects here on Wikipedia struggle to stay active after they've been founded. I believe there is a lot of potential for WikiProjects to facilitate collaboration across subject areas, so I have submitted a grant proposal with the Wikimedia Foundation for the "WikiProject X" project. WikiProject X will study what makes WikiProjects succeed in retaining editors and then design a prototype WikiProject system that will recruit contributors to WikiProjects and help them run effectively. Please review the proposal here and leave feedback. If you have any questions, you can ask on the proposal page or leave a message on my talk page. Thank you for your time! (Also, sorry about the posting mistake earlier. If someone already moved my message to the talk page, feel free to remove this posting.) Harej (talk) 22:48, 1 October 2014 (UTC)