This is the archive of Goings-on in 2011. See also other archived Goings-on.

December 2011

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Open Call for 2012 Wikimedia Fellowship Applicants. Proposals must be submitted by January 15, 2012.

November 2011

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Wikimania jury nominations opened, see announcement. Decision by December 1.

October 2011

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Rewrite of Wikimedia's Terms of use; expected to conclude in late December.
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Voting for the 2nd 2011 Stewards elections ends.
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The Italian Wikipedia goes on strike in protest against a bill under consideration by the Parliament of Italy (see Wikimedia Forum).

September 2011

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Voting for 2nd 2011 Stewards elections begins.
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Candidate submissions for the 2nd 2011 Stewards elections end.

August 2011

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July 2011

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Details for Image filter referendum are published.
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Proposal for Civipedia, a Citizens' Information project.

June 2011

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The elections for the Wikimedia Foundation community-elected trustees results are published.
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The elections for the Wikimedia Foundation community-elected trustees ends.

May 2011

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The elections for the Wikimedia Foundation community-elected trustees start.
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2nd Annual Convention (WikiCon) of Wikimedia Philippines at the Asian Institute of Management, Makati City, Philippines.

April 2011

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Round 1 of the Fifth Annual Wikimedia Commons Picture of the Year Competition (to select the best featured picture of 2010) starts.
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The Wikimedia 2011 semi-annual survey begins to create a profile of registered Wikimedia editors.
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The Wikimedia Commons reaches ten million freely-licensed files in its database.

March 2011

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Submissions open for the Wiki Loves Monuments 2011 logo contest.
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Wikimedia Conference 2011 in Berlin – chapters meeting also with the Movement Roles Working Group and WMF staff and board, with associated events for other Wikimedians.
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February 2011

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The vote on the Stewards elections 2011
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Data summit 2011 in California – A working session about semantic data, analytics and research into data dumps.

January 2011

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On January 15, 2011, Wikipedia celebrated its 10th anniversary. See ten.wikipedia.org for a list of events throughout the year.