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eXtension's Immersioneers Present: The Winter Safety Simulation Game and the REHAU MONTANA ecosmart house: Two showcase virtual learning environments for Winter 2012

Conference Session Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 5:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

This hands-on session takes the group directly into two new Virtual Learning Environments built in Second Life, guided by the immersioneers who created them. The presenters will discuss the pedagogy, process, and desired outcomes for each of the VLEs and will address...

Metaverse Meetup - Group Tour of Maya Island

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Any Tuesday afternoon from 3:00- 5:00 PM Eastern, drop by the Virtual State Fair in the Second Life virtual world for a gathering of educators from the land-grant system and beyond. 3:00-3:30 intros, updates and schmoozing, 3:30-4:30 program (tour, speaker or activity),...

Metaverse Meetup - Second Life 9th Birthday Expo

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Any Tuesday afternoon from 3:00- 5:00 PM Eastern, drop by the Virtual State Fair in the Second Life virtual world for a gathering of educators from the land-grant system and beyond. 3:00-3:30 intros, updates and schmoozing, 3:30-4:30 program (tour, speaker or activity),...

Metaverse Meetup - Tour of the Frontier Project

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Any Tuesday afternoon from 3:00- 5:00 PM Eastern, drop by the Virtual State Fair in the Second Life virtual world for a gathering of educators from the land-grant system and beyond. 3:00-3:30 intros, updates and schmoozing, 3:30-4:30 program (tour, speaker or activity),...

Teaching Financial Literacy Through Immersive Role Play: A Visit to the Isle of Financial Capability

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 4:00 pm EST

Join us for a group tour of the University of Idaho's experiential learning simulation that teaches basic personal finance skills. Log in and meet up at the entrance to the simulation http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/University%20Idaho%20CALS/152/32/22 You will need a...

A Personal Perspective on Animal Assisted Therapy Or...On the Other End of the Leash

Monday, November 28, 2011 at 8:00 pm EST - Presented by Debra Sellers

Live in the Second Life virtual world: November is National Family Caregivers Month! Pets are often an important member of families, and the intentional use of canines can help those who need care achieve their potential and improve quality of life. Dr. Debra Sellers, Kansas...

Virtual State Fair and University Expo

Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 12:00 pm EDT

15 land-grant universities using immersive 3-D environments for teaching and outreach will showcase their work at the "University Expo" during this week's 4th annual Virtual State Fair in Second Life®. Daily 12 noon to 9:00pm EDT, university faculty will share...

Virtual State Fair and University Expo

Friday, October 28, 2011 at 12:00 pm EDT

15 land-grant universities using immersive 3-D environments for teaching and outreach will showcase their work at the "University Expo" during this week's 4th annual Virtual State Fair in Second Life®. Daily 12 noon to 9:00pm EDT, university faculty will share...

Virtual State Fair and University Expo

Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 12:00 pm EDT

15 land-grant universities using immersive 3-D environments for teaching and outreach will showcase their work at the "University Expo" during this week's 4th annual Virtual State Fair in Second Life®. Daily 12 noon to 9:00pm EDT, university faculty will share...

Virtual State Fair and University Expo

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 12:00 pm EDT

15 land-grant universities using immersive 3-D environments for teaching and outreach will showcase their work at the "University Expo" during this week's 4th annual Virtual State Fair in Second Life®. Daily 12 noon to 9:00pm EDT, university faculty will share...

Getting Started in Second Life

Friday, October 21, 2011 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Would you like to attend one of eXtension's upcoming events in the Second Life virtual world but don't have an avatar yet? Come to this 30 minute session to learn the basics of how to register for an account, create your avatar, find our location and get around in "in...

Get Started in Second Life

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

Would you like to attend one of eXtension's upcoming events in the Second Life virtual world, but don't have an avatar yet? Come to this 30 minute session to learn the basics of how to register for an account, create your avatar, find our location and get around in "in...

NeVC: 3D Immersive Educational Opportunities in Second Life

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 3:55 pm EDT - Presented by H. Marissa Stone, LuAnn Phillips

3D Immersive Educational Opportunities in Second Life-- With continued budget cuts, F2F programming is not always feasible. 3D immersive environments may serve as a practical, inexpensive, and efficient mode of delivery for existing F2F programming. In the last 60 days,...

Virtual State Fair

Friday, October 8, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

VIRTUAL STATE FAIR CONTINUES THROUGH 10/10--ALL TIMES PACIFIC in SECOND LIFE® Morrill 131/12/24 Friday 10/8 2:00 p.m. Marissa Stone: Parenting: Research and Common Misconceptions 12:30 p.m. Jeff Fowler: Fall Lawn Care 1:00 PM p.m. Kristin Woods: Quality and Safety from...

eXtension Virtual State Fair Week

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by LuAnn Phillips

There has never been a better time to check out what eXtension is doing in the Second Life virtual 3D world. eXtension’s Virtual State Fair kicks off Wednesday, October 6th with five days of exhibits, educator presentations, a photo contest, live music, midway rides, cake...