January Virtual Worlds Update Features Machinima, Winterized Morrill Regions

The 2011 National eXtension Virtual Conference has been commemorated in a short machinima. Follow this link to the video featuring excerpts from the live event. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Scb6zNR3LTk

Click here for recordings of the 2011 NeVC presentations.

eXtension’s Morrill regions in Second Life have been winterized! Visit now to enjoy sleigh rides, ice skating, sledding hill, ice fishing, and a snowball battle. Winter Carnival starts January 21 featuring interactive lessons on winter safety, live music, and a reprise of the land-grant university expo. Begin at the main entrance to the fair and follow the teleports. http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Morrill/131/11/25

Also, please join us on Wednesday, January 18, at 4 p.m. ET for a guided tour of the University of Idaho “Isle of Financial Capability”, an experiential learning simulation that teaches basic personal finance skills. Meet at http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/University%20Idaho%20CALS/152/32/22

For assistance with Second Life, or for a personal orientation, please contact LuAnn Phillips, eXtension’s Virtual Worlds Coordinator luann.phillips@extension.org.