Iolanda Pensa

Iolanda Pensa
University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland · Department for Environment Constructions and Design/Institute of Design

PhD

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Introduction
Iolanda Pensa currently is senior researcher and head of the research area "Culture and territory" at the Institute of design, University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland.

Publications

Publications (3)
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In order to counter systemic bias in peer production projects like Wikipedia, a variety of strategies have been used to fill gaps and improve the completeness of the archive. We test a number of these strategies in a project aimed at improving articles relating to South Africa’s primary school curriculum and find that many of the predominant strate...
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In order to counter systemic bias in peer production projects like Wikipedia, a variety of strategies have been used to fill gaps and improve the completeness of the archive. We test a number of these strategies in a project aimed at improving articles relating to South Africa’s primary school curriculum and find that many of the predominant strate...
Conference Paper
Wikipedia is a major source of information, and is known for its wealth of content, its openness and accessibility. Wikipedia could be a powerful educational tool, especially in countries with little access to educational materials. But is it already so? On the one hand, many educational projects reference Wikipedia for both content learning and in...

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Projects (2)
Project
Providing on Wikipedia the information necessary to complete the cycle of primary education in the languages used by the different education systems.
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Working on a bibliography about GLAMs and their cooperation with Wikipedia and the Wikimedia projects. https://outreach.wikimedia.org/wiki/GLAM/References