User:Contraexemplo/Outreachy

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Timeline[edit]

Period Task designated Work done
Before the first internship week Contact mentors, schedule meetings and define how we will communicate with each other during the interniship. Fulfill all tasks asked on Outreachy/Round 15 § Recommended steps for current interns. Take care of bureaucratic requirements (signing the contract, setting up a payment method, etc). I got to know my mentors better and defined a work routine. Wrote two blog posts concerning my internship:

Fullfilled the other tasks and requirements.

December 4–8 Community bonding period. Getting to know more about current tools, what,has been done before, what is realistically possible to do considering limitations. Had the weekly meeting on December 4. Initial impressions about Wikimedia and its tool were reported and some ideas were discussed. It was decided that the focus of this week will be keeping making notes,about what I think is lacking and getting more familiar with the environment and the community I will be working with. Notes about what I've read and done are available.
December 11–January 05 Discussion. Consulting notes done before. Reach out communities and,other collaborative parties to ask them about difficulties and,suggestions. Identifying problems, ranking and labeling them as "root",or "symptomatic". In parallel, strategy building takes place: writing,down possible solutions, ranking them accordingly to possible,effectiveness, labeling them as "long-term" or "immediate". December 11-15: Meeting on December 11 to discuss what plans for the week and initial ideas for outreach. Watched phab:T174718 on December 12. Trip to next state on December 13 to 17.
December 18-22: Talked with a Translation degree coordinator about requirements for certificates. Had a training involving marking commons:Commons:Structured data/About for translation.
December 25-January 1: Holidays break.
January 2-5: Meeting on January 2 was postponed to January 8. Collection of data regarding user guides and interviews with translators.
January 08–February 09 Initial outreach. Applying strategies described on previous task. January 8-12: Meeting on January 8. Decisions:
  1. Writing a blog post on Wikimedia blog to raise awareness of technical translations. Phabricator task.
  2. Reaching out groups that work with underrepresented minorities in tech.
January 15-19:
January 22-26:
January 29-February 2:
February 5-9:
February 12–13 Initial outreach evaluation and discussion. What did work? What did not?
February 14–March 02 Continuous outreach while also analysing results. February 14-16:
February 19-23:
February 26-March 02:
March 5 Final evaluation.

Documentation of work[edit]

  1. Daily notes
    1. December 2017
    2. January 2018
  2. Analysis of documental and environmental aspects
    1. Suspected problems & possible solutions
  3. Translation outreach
    1. Outreach strategies