Education/News/May 2021/Wikimedia Commons workshop with high school students in Kosovo; Workshop with telecommunication students at University of Prishtina
Wikimedia Commons workshop with high school students in Kosovo
Summary: Wikimedians of Albanian Language User Group organized a Wikimedia Commons Workshop to train the high school students on various aspects of Commons.
Wikimedians of Albanian Language User Group (WoALUG) in partnership with the Kosovo Education Center (KEC), continued training the high school students on Wikimedia Commons. KEC is working on various after-school activities with 16 high schools across Kosovo. As the previous sessions were on Wikipedia and Wikidata, now the students were taught how to use Commons and finished the workshop with a take-home project that they will finish in the upcoming two weeks.
Some of the activities they will cover are: photographing and illustrating cultural monuments, articles, natural monuments, traditional foods, main streets/squares/city parks, villages in Kosovo, their schools and scientific experiments they conducted in school.
Workshop with telecommunication students at University of Prishtina
Summary: Wikimedians of Albanian Language User Group organized an online workshop with the university students who will be writing articles as part of their project work.
In April, WoALUG organized an online training on writing Wikipedia articles with masters students of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Faculty of University Prishtina, Scientific Research Methodology class.
The students have chosen topics from the field of telecommunications which they discussed thoroughly on how best to cover on Albanian-language as well as English-language Wikipedia.
The articles they are writing are part of their final project for the class of Scientific Research Methodology. Some of the topics they have chosen are Machine-to-Machine communications, IT Disaster Recovery Plan, Mobile Payments Systems, MIMO, Security and Privacy Challenges in 5G Network, 5G Network Slicing, Migration from IPv4 to IPv6, etc.
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