Wikipedia:Meetup/Westchester County/ArtAndFeminism 2015

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Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
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Purchase College Library
When and Where
Time:11am-5pm EST
Address:Purchase College Library, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577
Location:DMZ Lab 1015B & C

Event information

This meetup is one of over 70 satellite locations hosting Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon events around the world on March 7th and 8th, 2015, in coordination with and in celebration of International Women's Day.

  • Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015, 11:00am - 5:00pm. Join us for the entire day or for as little or as long as you like.
  • Venue: DMZ Lab 1015B & C, Purchase College Library, Purchase College, SUNY, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577
  • Cost: Free
  • Participants: No Wikipedia editing experience necessary; as needed throughout the event, tutoring will be provided for Wikipedia newcomers. Women are particularly encouraged to attend. This event is open to the public. You do not have to be affiliated with Purchase College, SUNY to attend. All are welcome!
  • What to Bring: Computers (Macs) are available in the computer lab, though attendees are invited to bring their own laptops and power cords. Guest access to computers and wifi will be available.
  • Twitter Hashtag: #ArtAndFeminism

Register here

Please add your Wikipedia username to the appropriate section below (signatures are created by saving four tildes [~] in a row). If you haven't edited Wikipedia before, we will help you register for a new Wikipedia editing account on the day of the event.

Participants at the 2015 Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon held at Purchase College Library on March 7, 2015.
Participant at 2015 Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at Purchase College Library.


Lesson plan

A student edits Wikipedia as part of the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at the Purchase College Library.

List of articles to edit

Below is a list of articles that would benefit from edits and expansion during the edit-a-thon. See also: Wikipedia:Meetup/ArtAndFeminism/Tasks

List of articles worked on

List or Wikipedia articles attendees have worked to improve. See also: Wikipedia:Meetup/ArtAndFeminism/Outcomes2015.

Students conduct research to contribute to Wikipedia during the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at the Purchase College Library.
Wikipedia editors working at the Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon at the Purchase College Library.

Resources for editing

Tools and templates