Looking back at the ICQI conference

Looking Back at the ICQI Conference

I feel like I am spending a lot of time on the road this summer.  Most of it will be spent traveling to conferences for work. The first of these trips was to the ICQI (International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry) conference in Urbana-Champaign in IL.  This was the first Wikipedia conference I have attended thisRead more

My first Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

My First Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Was A Failure

I never have a problem talking about my failures.  I fail routinely!  One of my biggest Wikipedia failures was my first Wikipedia program on campus, an edit-a-thon. The Edit-a-thon Plan I had wanted to run an edit-a-thon for a while.  I had been immersed in Wikipedia research, which included a news alter for Google.  IRead more

Why I Finally Started Editing Wikipedia

It took me years to go from casual Wikipedia editor to active Wikipedia editor.  There were so many things that kept me from becoming an active editor, but there were just as many things that helped me shift into the new role. First, what do I mean by active editor.  There are thousands of registeredRead more

I Said Something Smart!

I don’t typically talk about the work stuff I do over here, but when someone interviews you and you say something smart, it’s worth a mention. I didn’t just go to the ALA conference in Orlando in order to get free books and visit Hogwarts.  I had two events that I was part of.  First,Read more