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Introducing Dr. Paola Ricaurte Quijano of Tec de Monterrey, Mexico City Campus

Paola Ricaurte Quijano Paola Ricaurte Quijano is a full time professor at the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, Mexico City Campus and an expert on cyberculture, e-politics, digital activism and digital literacies. Her pedagogical philosophy includes having students create academic content that is free and open to the…


Student club Wiki Borregos contributes to Wikimedia projects

Some of the members of the Wiki Borregos Fall 2013 Sorry, your browser either has JavaScript disabled or does not have any supported player. You can download the clip or download a player to play the clip in your browser. Pronunciation of “Popocatepetl” a famous volcano Photo of bakery items…


Busy Wikimedia semester at ITESM Campus Ciudad de México

The Spring 2013 semester was a busy one for Wikipedia projects at ITESM-Campus Ciudad de México in Mexico, building on the success of prior work and starting new activities. Medical English class One of the medical students learning to upload images onto Commons. Two classes of Medical English, an advanced-level…


Wikimedia Argentina’s educational booklet now also in Guarani language

“Vikipetã mbo’eha kotýpe”, the new Guarani version of Wikipedia in the classroom Wikimedia Argentina, the first Wikimedia chapter in Latin America to be founded, has a long history of activities related with promoting the use of Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects in education, mainly in secondary schools and universities. In…