Topic: Second Life

Innovator for Teaching with Virtual Worlds Passes Away

Dec. 4, 2009

University faculty member and instructional innovator Leslie Jarmon died on Nov. 24 after a 15-year battle with cancer. She was 57.

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DIIA's Jarmon awarded $250,000 UT System grant

Aug. 24, 2009
DIIA's Jarmon awarded $250,000 UT System grant

Leslie Jarmon, faculty development specialist in the Division of Instructional Innovation and Assessment, received a $250,000 grant under UT System's Transforming Undergraduate Education program.

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Virtual Worlds Conference Hosts Scholars, Executives and Public in Exploration of Latest Innovations and Research, April 2-3

March 26, 2009

The McCombs School of Business and the Center for Business, Technology and Law at The University of Texas at Austin will host "New Ventures and Leadership in Virtual Worlds" at the university's ATandT Executive Education and Conference Center April 2-3.

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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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Ph.D. student to study virtual learning

Oct. 6, 2008
Ph.D. student to study virtual learning

The Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Partnership Foundation has announced that the University of Texas School of Information will hold the first Carter Academic Service Entrepreneur grant program for an online virtual world project that serves the community and contributes to student le

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