DLC Spring 2012 Class Projects/Kara Lindaman (POLS 410)
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- POLS 410
- Spring 2012
- Dr. Kara Lindaman
Welcome POLS 410
Welcome to the American Democracy Wikiproject.
- Collaboratively develop and expand upon the American Democracy Project Wikipedia page focusing on Civic Health Assessment.
- Contribute a substantive and substantial article(s)to Wikipedia directly related to the American Democracy Project. You can expect to contribute to at least 10-20 paragraphs, or approximately 1,500 words.
- Develop a sustainable framework to showcase Winona State University's contribution to the American Democracy Project in regards to Civic Health Assessment.
Getting Started: Introduction and Become a Wikipedian
- Learn about Wikipedia and becoming a Wikipedian as a way to connect with and contribute to a global audience
- Apply Wikipedia to the course American Democracy Project
- Become a Wikipedian
Tasks to complete by: January 23, 2012
- Create a Wikipedia User Account: This does not have to be your StarID and should not be the same as your WSU password.
- Create and Develop a Wikipedia User Page
- Edit your userpage to include a short bio (100 words or less about yourself). Remember your userpage is still public domain.
Next Steps: Visit the Wikipedia Project Page
Example Articles from Fall 2010 Wikiprojects: