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March 4, 2019

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Eastern Fires: A Wikipedia Editing

By Logan Stanley, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017

Filed under News

On Feb. 15, EWU Libraries hosted a Wikipedia editing event that tasked students, faculty and staff with the assignment of constructing an entry about the EWU fires into the website’s database. Referred to as an “edit-a-thon,” it is the second rendition of the event and is organized by EWU’s Education Librarian, James Rosenzweig. “It’s a chance for us to choose so...

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