Cornell Theory Center

Virtual Worlds in Formal and Informal Education


May 20 - 21, 1999

471 Rhodes Hall

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This page has been edited to reflect changes in the original program and to provide brief summaries of the talks as well as links to additional documentation when available.

We made every effort to schedule the programs to accommodate the needs and schedules of the entire community of workshop participants. Times noted on the schedule are Eastern Daylight Time.

Day 1

Morning Activities for Onsite Participants Lunch: Room 508, Rhodes Hall 12:30

Contact Zones: The Art of CD-Rom, an international exhibition of 55 CD-Roms from 18 countries, and curated by Timothy Murray, ran at Cornell University from March 9-April 16, at Hobart and William Smith Colleges from May 7-May 21 and will tour nationally next year. 519 Rhodes Hall Morning Break and Lunch Hour Joint Sessions Open to Remote Participants

Informal Reception for Workshop Participants 6:00-dark
We gathered at the Nearing Summerhouse on Comstock Knoll in the Headquarters Area of the Cornell Plantations, Cornell's botanical gardens, to enjoy the spring flowers, refreshments, and a light meal.

Day 2

Remote participants joined us "in world" for Friday sessions beginning at 11:00 am.

Morning Activities for Onsite Participants

Lunch: On Your Own 1:30 pm

Afternoon Sessions:

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