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Virtual Worlds Constituent Group
October 16, 2013 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2013

Many instructors and institutions have embraced the idea of using virtual environments as a teaching tool and learning platform. Now that we are past the initial hype, a deeper conversation can tak…

Second Life Is Dead, Long Live Second Life?
April 7, 2011

Daniel Livingstone ( daniel.livingstone@uws.ac.uk ) lectures on computer game technology and researches the educational applications of virtual worlds at the University of the West of …

Simulation Technologies in Higher Education: Uses, Trends, and Implications
February 9, 2010

This ECAR research bulletin focuses on the rapid growth in the use of simulation technologies in higher education and the implications this will have for information technology planning and poli…

ELI Session: Some of My Students Are Not Human! Avatar Interaction and Collaboration in Virtual Worlds
February 14, 2010

Avatars are used in virtual worlds to increase a user's sense of social presence. Into the virtual space we carry our sense of identity and race and tend to act out our real-life prejudices …

B-Schools in Second Life: It’s more than just Fun and Games; It’s the Confluence of Playing, Learning, and Working
October 6, 2008

"A few months back, at the beginning of the semester, National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA) made an award to Babson College and the Sloan Consortium to develop a virt…

Literature Alive!
September 15, 2008

© 2008 Beth Ritter-Guth, Laura Nicosia, and Eloise Pasteur. The text of this article is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License ( http://creativeco…

SUNY Oneonta Music Project
September 15, 2008

© 2008 Janet Nepkie, James Greenberg, and Harry E. Pence EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 43, no. 5 (September/October 2008) SUNY Oneonta Music Project Janet Nepkie, James Greenberg, and Harry…

Managing the Services Lifecycle
September 15, 2008

© 2008 Anne P. Massey and Mitzi Montoya EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 43, no. 5 (September/October 2008) Managing the Services Lifecycle Anne P. Massey and Mitzi Montoya Anne P. Massey…

ASTR202, Exploring Life in the Universe
September 15, 2008

© 2008 Adrienne Gauthier and Christopher Impey EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 43, no. 5 (September/October 2008) ASTR202, Exploring Life in the Universe Adrienne Gauthier and Christopher Imp…

SUNY Project Live
September 15, 2008

© 2008 Larry Dugan and Terry Keys EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 43, no. 5 (September/October 2008) SUNY LIVE Larry Dugan and Terry Keys Larry Dugan (“Marcius Dowding” in S…