We are happy to share that our first event, a Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon (#TSPNWikiEdit18), was a huge success. #TSPNWikiEdit18 took place on Saturday September 22nd at the University of Toronto Inforum library, where over 30 event attendees came out and collectively added over 6.45 thousand words to Wikipedia! The event began with an introduction about Toronto … Continue reading #TSPNWikiEdit18 a Success!
How can we as scientists and academics you can inform and influence policy? Learn more at our first 101 event! Our 101 Series will be a set of workshops on science advocacy, policy and communication held though out the year. We are partnering with Evidence for Democracy to bring you our first workshop, and 101 … Continue reading Science Advocacy 101: How to Inform and Influence Policy
Come join the University of Toronto's newest science policy group, the Toronto Science Policy Network (TSPN), in our kick-off event: a Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon! The goal of #TSPNWikiEdit18 is to create and update Wikipedia pages for Canadian scientists to highlight their scientific research, role in science policy and/or science communication. At #TSPNWikiEdit18, we'll teach you how to … Continue reading Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon, our first event!