Emily Temple-Wood

Emily Temple-Wood (born May 24, 1994 in Chicago, Illinois) [1] is an American Wikipedia editor Who goes by the name of Keilana on the site. She is known for her efforts to counter the effects and causes of gender bias on Wikipedia , especially through the creation of articles about women in science . She was declared a joint recipient of the 2016 Wikipedian of the Year , by Jimmy Wales , …

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Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight

Rosie Stephenson Goodknight , Known is Wikipedia as Rosiestep , is an American healthcare administrator, Noted for her work as a Wikipedia editor Who has created Thousands of new items and for her Attempts to address gender disparity on the website, running a project pour augmenter the And biographies. [3] She was named co- Wikipedian of the Year in 2016.

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Wikipedians of the year

Wikipedian of the Year is an award presented Annually by Wikipedia ‘s founder Jimmy Wales to highlight major achievements for Wikipedia by an individual Wikipedian . The award, established in 2011, is traditionally presented at Wikimania . Recipients have included Rauan Kenzhekhanuly , Rémi Mathis , Ihor Kostenko , Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight and Emily Temple-Wood .

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Tobias Preis

Tobias Preis is a German complex systems scientist. He is Professor of Behavioral Science and Finance at Warwick Business School and a Faculty Fellow of the Alan Turing Institute . He is a computational social scientist on the analysis and prediction of social and financial complexity captured in big data . Preis is also a Visiting Lecturer at University College London . In 2011, he worked as a Senior Research Fellow with H. …

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J. Caleb Clanton

J. Caleb Clanton (born November 30, 1978) is Professor of Philosophy at Lipscomb University . He taught at Vanderbilt University and Pepperdine University . Clanton is known for his research on philosophy of religion and moral philosophy . [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] He is the recipient of the Howard A. White Award for Teaching Excellence and the Lester McAllister Prize .

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Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Donal Wales ( / dʒ ɪ m i d oʊ n əl w eɪ the z / ; aussi Known By His online name ” Jimbo Wales ” was born August 7, 1966) is an American Internet entrepreneur . [3] [4] He is the co-founder of Wikipedia , the online non-profit encyclopedia , [5] and the for-profit web hosting company Wikia . [6]

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Aaron Swartz

Aaron Hillel Swartz (November 8, 1986 – January 11, 2013) was an American computer programmer, entrepreneur, writer, political organizer, and internet hacktivist . He Was Involved in the development of the web feed formats RSS [3] and the Markdown publishing format, [4] the organization Creative Commons , [5] the framework web.py website, [6] and the social news website Reddit , in Infogami, who has been working with the company since its inception. [i]

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Larry Sanger

Lawrence Mark Sanger / s æ ŋ ər / [1] (born July 16, 1968 [2] ) is an American Internet project developer, co-founder of Wikipedia , and the founder of Citizendium . [3] [4] [5]He grew up in Anchorage, Alaska . [4] From an early age he has been interested in philosophy. [6] Sanger received a BA in philosophy from Reed College in 1991 and a Doctor of Philosophy in philosophy from Ohio State University in 2000. [7] Most of his philosophical work has focused on epistemology , …

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