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Schedule for Leap Day Edit-a-thon

2/29 Event Schedule

10-10:30am 

  • Check-in

10:30- 10:45

  • Short workshop: setting up an account

Noon

  • Lunch
  • A conversation about Wikipedia issues like art museums, Lowell as a place, and photography.

1:30 - 2pm

  • Short workshop about notability and conflict of interest.

3:30 - 4

  • Wrap up

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Women In Red

Entries to Create

Who needs entries?

There are so many women in the world who might be notable enough for entries. Here are ones we've identified from UMass Lowell, the City of Lowell, or the Merrimack Valley Region. Please don't feel limited to these women! If there's someone you want to create an entry for, feel free to take it on!.

Try to find three sources (avoid press releases) that talk about them. If you can find them, try creating an entry!

  • Regina Panasuk
  • Laura Punnett
  • Holly Yanco
  • Julie Chen
  • Susan Braunhut
  • June Gonsalves
  • Beatrice Meagher
  • Blanche Cheney
  • Eleanor Forsley Shalhoup
  • Elizabeth McCarthy
  • Ethel Kamien
  • Four Horsemen, The
  • Frances Clark
  • Gertrude Barker
  • Jacqueline Moloney
  • Jane Servi
  • Josephine Chute
  • Josephine Hourihan
  • Kathleen Byrrt
  • Madelyn O'Neil
  • Margaret Shannon
  • Marguerite Gourville
  • Marion Scott Lew
  • Mary Brady
  • Mary McGauvran 
  • May Futrell
  • Meg Bond
  • Mignon Duffy
  • Natalie Wojick
  • Nicole Plante
  • Patricia A. Goler
  • Patricia Molloy
  • Ruth Bailey
  • The Phlame
  • Virginia Biggy
  • Clementine Alexis
  • Patricia Goler
  • Lan Pho
  • Linda Frawley
  • Angelike Georgalos
  • Mary Bacigalupo
  • Florence Patti Marion
  • Christine Brown
  • Joyce Denning
  • Joey Mead
  • Sarah Lovell
  • Teresa Garland Lew
  • Vittoria Rosatto
  • Florence J. Braden
  • Amsi Morales
  • Barilla Taylor
  • Carole Cowan
  • Catherine Goodwin
  • Celeste Bernardo
  • Chrysandra "Sandy" Walter
  • Clara Bonney Lilley
  • Demetra "Julia" Tsapatsaris
  • Elgy Solomonides Tuory
  • Elizabeth Mitchell
  • Elizabeth Morse Walsh
  • Ellen Sampson
  • Gail Dunfey
  • Helen Mangan Brooks
  • Janet Lambert Moore
  • Jean Franco
  • Louisa Maria Wells
  • Lura Smith
  • Maria Cunha
  • Marie Sweeny
  • Martina Gage
  • Mary Bacigalupo
  • Nancy "Annie" Richmond
  • Rita Mercier
  • Rita Savard
  • Rose Narzakian
  • Sally Birke
  • Susan Leggat
  • Catherine Quinn
  • Harriet Jane Hanson Robinson
  • Ann Fox Chandonnet
  • Regina Panasuk
  • Allison Lamay
  • Bopha Malone
  • Coleen Brady
  • Connie Martin
  • Donna McCallum
  • Dorcas Grigg-Saito
  • Francey Slater
  • Jackie Doherty
  • Jane Calvin
  • Kate Hanson Foster
  • Kristin Ross-Sitcawich
  • Leymah Gbowee
  • Linda Sopheap Son
  • Lydia Sisson
  • Marina Sampas Schell
  • Mary Lally Johnson
  • Mary Sampas
  • Nancy Tuttle
  • Patti Fleming Quigley
  • Peerless Morlacchi (Josephine)
  • Professor Joyce Denning
  • Rosemary Noon
  • Carol Hay
  • Eleanor Abrams
  • Shortie McKinney
  • Julie Nash
  • Leslie Neal-Boylan
  • Sandra Richtermeyer
  • Monica Galizzi
  • Paula Rayman
  • Marlowe A. Miller
  • Sarah Kuhn
  • Deina Abdelkader
  • Sue Kim
  • Urmitapa Dutta

Women in Red

5 Tips for Editing Wikipedia:

  1. Create an account for yourself! 
    1. Make sure you login at our dashboard!
  2. Do you want to create an entry?
    • Create it in your account's sandbox and transfer it to the main encyclopedia when done.
  3. Do you want to make an entry better?
    • Check for grammar and spelling fixes.
    • Add one new citation to the entry. 
  4. You don't have to make your edits perfect! Other people will come and fix any mistakes.
  5. Ask our mentors for help or if you have a question!

 

Entries to Improve

Help Improve Entries!

Not feeling ready to create an entire entry? That's not a problem! You can help improve entries by adding content, correcting spelling or grammar, or even adding a source for content already there. Here are some entries about women in the region that could use some edits.