Topic: Community development

School of Information Selected by Jimmy and Rosalyn Carter Partnership Foundation to Host Inaugural Virtual World Competition

Oct. 13, 2008

The Jimmy and Rosalyn Carter Partnership Foundation has selected the School of Information at The University of Texas at Austin to host the inaugural Carter Academic Service Entrepreneur (CASE) grant program for an online virtual world project that serves the community and contributes to student learning.

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University of Texas at Austin Unites Project in East Austin with Virtual Reality World

Dec. 3, 2007

A real-life community project in East Austin will premiere in Second Life, the popular virtual environment, on Dec. 6, allowing organizations and individuals the opportunity to learn from and reproduce designs created by University of Texas at Austin architects in collaboration with community partners.

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