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SL Pro! Opens Tomorrow

published by Alan Levine Feb 22, 2010 05:48pm
cc licensed flickr photo shared by NMC Second Life SL Pro!, a conference for professional Second Life® content creators, opens tomorrow. The NMC was contracted by Linden Lab® to run the logistics and host the conference. So far, more than 200 people have registered for this three day event that we describe elsewhere as: SL Pro! will provide a forum to join in conversations with Lindens like T and Babbage, artists such as AM Radio and Stella Costello, innovative builder/scripters such as ... more...

NMC Campus Featured in Linden Lab Case Study

published by Alan Levine Apr 16, 2009 09:43pm
There is a new Second Life Case Study created together by the NMC and Linden Lab. Announced today at the EduScape Blog as "Behind the Scenes of The NMC: The Largest Education Project in Second Life", the study aims to capture the breadth of the NMC's 3 years of experiences in Second Life. As most of you know, The New Media Consortium (NMC), a non-profit consortium of learning-focused organizations founded in 1993 with nearly 300 college, university, and foundation members, has ... more...

Mr Pixel Goes to Washington

published by Larry Johnson Mar 31, 2008 10:05pm
Larry Pixel's real live avatar, Dr. Larry Johnson, CEO of the New Media Consortium (NMC), is trekking to Washington DC April 1 (no fooling!) to present testimony on the nature and state of virtual worlds before the House Subcommittee on Telecommunications and the Internet. Also presenting at the same hearing is Phillip Rosedale, founder of Linden Lab and the inventor of Second Life®. Also speaking are Susan Tenby, Senior Manager, Community Development at TechSoup and Colin J. Parris, Vice ... more...