May 22, 2012

Karazin University signed an agreement on cooperation with Wikimedia Ukraine

On May 22, 2012 V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University and public organization Wikimedia Ukraine signed an agreement on cooperation. Now University students and postgraduates will contribute articles to Ukrainian version of Wikipedia instead of library-research papers. 

Particularly, the agreement provides that Wikimedia Ukraine shall assist students and academics in the basics of writing and editing articles in the Ukrainian segment of the worldwide online encyclopedia Wikipedia, consult them on mechanisms of checking their personal contribution to Wikipedia articles and technically support the work of thespecial project, created in the Ukrainian version of Wikipedia.

In its turn, V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, as one of the leading educational and scientific institutions of Kharkiv oblast, shall provide consulting assistance to Wikimedia Ukraine members and other Wikipedians in different areas of science as well as contribute articles and images on the University, its divisions, famous representatives – academics and students – to the information content of Wikipedia.

For reference. Wikimedia Ukraine is a non-profit organization founded in 2009. Since then it has been a regional chapter of Wikimedia Foundation in Ukraine. Wikimedia Ukraine realizes a number of projects on popularizing and providing content to Wikipedia and other sister-projects of Wikimedia Foundation.

Karazin University participated in DeutschlandMobile project
May 30, 2012
Festive Graduation – 2012
May 28, 2012
Opening of the exhibition “Collection of Johann Christoph Brotze’s drawings and descriptions of Livland at the Academic Library of Latvian University”
May 24, 2012
Karazin University signed an agreement on cooperation with Wikimedia Ukraine
May 22, 2012
Congratulations to the campus sports contest winners!
May 22, 2012
Congratulations to the winners of the annual inspection-competition for the best dormitory room at the campus!
May 21, 2012
Х International Symposium “Biological aging mechanisms”
May 16—19, 2012
Congratulations to the winners of the competition for the regional scholarships in science awarded to the leading and young scientists in 2012
May 18, 2012
Congratulations to the University team with their victory at the international tournament of intellectual games “What? Where? When?”
May 17, 2012
Meeting cinematographer Eugene Mamut (USA) and animator Iryna Borysova (USA)
May 16, 2012
The best University student scientists were awarded diplomas for high achievements
May 16, 2012
Awarding winners of Kharkiv regional competition of students’ scientific works in economic, natural and technical sciences and socio-humanities
May 16, 2012
Students’ Scientific Society celebrates Science Day
May 15, 2012
On-line seminar on open access to scientific knowledge
May 11, 2012
School of Sociology received a license for “Advertising and public relations”
May 3, 2012