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Submissions/Students article creation project at MIPT

From Wikimania 2012 • Washington, D.C., USA

This is a rejected submission for Wikimania 2012.

Submission no.


Title of the submission

MIPT students "Information Security" assigments. Writing Wikipedia articles as course project since 2008.

Type of submission (workshop, tutorial, panel, presentation)


Author of the submission

Sergey Vladimirov a.k.a. vlsergey

E-mail address




Country of origin


Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)

Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

Personal homepage or blog

Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)

Short description about "Information Security" project at Russian Wikipedia. Students from single MIPT course has a course project to create Wikipedia articles since 2008. Several hundreds of articles were created, including several good articles and single featured article. Pro and contra of such projects from Wikipedia editor point of view and from professor assistant point of view. Some of "must be" for such educational projects are noted.

  • WikiCulture and Community; Research, Analysis, and Education
Length of presentation/talk

15-20 minutes

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Slides or further information (optional)

w:ru:Проект:Защита информации

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