2018-10-11 “Applications of 3D virtual worlds in Higher Education”

[2018/10/11 12:03] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We meet on Thursdays at 12 noon SLT for an hour. 8pm In UK, 3pm EST. VWER is a forum to educate and inform the community about issues that are important and relevant to education in virtual worlds. [2018/10/11 12:03] Sheila … Continue reading 2018-10-11 “Applications of 3D virtual worlds in Higher Education”

2018-09-06 “Through Despair and Hope: The Circle of Second Life”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: August 30 2018 Topic:  “Through Despair and Hope: The Circle of Second Life” - a presentation/discussion led by Mark Childs (Gann McGann in SL) Note that Gann's main talk was in voice: he copied key information into text chat, but some chat comments relate to his untranscribed speech. Lightly … Continue reading 2018-09-06 “Through Despair and Hope: The Circle of Second Life”

2018-08-30 “What are MOOCs useful for?”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: August 30 2018 Topic:  “What are MOOCs useful for?” Lightly edited for typos by Sheila Yoshikawa; photo by Sheila Yoshikawa  [2018/08/30 11:05] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable. We normally meet on Thursdays at 12 noon SLT for an hour. 8pm In UK, … Continue reading 2018-08-30 “What are MOOCs useful for?”

2018-07-19 “Then and now: libraries in virtual worlds”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: July 19 2018 Topic: “Then and now: libraries in virtual worlds” Lightly edited for typos by Sheila Yoshikawa; photo by Sheila Yoshikawa  Note: This was a discussion prompted by a VWER discussion from 10 years ago: https://vwer.info/2008/07/22/2008-07-22-discussion-on-library-services-in-second-life/ [2018/07/19 12:06] Sheila Yoshikawa: Hi everyone, and welcome to the Virtual … Continue reading 2018-07-19 “Then and now: libraries in virtual worlds”

2018-06-28 Visit to CVL “Crystal Futuristic Library”

Transcript of the Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable: June 28 2018 Topic: The Community Virtual Library's "Crystal Futuristic Library” This week’s session was mainly in voice, without transcription. Valibrarian gave a tour, firstly of the Community Virtual Library's "Crystal Futuristic Library" at the SL 15 year birthday celebration at http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/SL15B%20Stupendous/188/238/23 Val wrote in her notecard “Title: … Continue reading 2018-06-28 Visit to CVL “Crystal Futuristic Library”