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Engaging undergrads with Wikipedia


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Wikipedia Entries

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In the spring of 2009, APS Fellow David A. Kenny first assigned students in his graduate research methods class to either write a new Wikipedia entry or revise an existing one.... More>


Dance Your PhD and Win $1,000

If you're a PhD student with mad dancing skills, Science and TEDxBrussels have the contest for you. Dance Your PhD is again offering $1,000 for the best video.... More>


Assigning Wikipedia Instead of Term Papers


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Wikipedia in the Classroom

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Professor Michael Reynolds of Trent University in Ontario, Canada gave his students two options: They could (1) write yet another essay OR (2) write/edit an article for Wikipedia—a paper that would have a lasting impact and potentially be read be thousands of their fellow students and many professors.... More>