Date: Thu, May 13, 2010
Time: 11:00 AM PDT
Some of you may have heard of Second Life before, while others may have not. Join us for an upcoming webinar that discusses the 3-D interactive environment of Second Life.
Basically, this webinar will demystify the use of Second Life for social good, and allow you to explore the benefits of using Second Life for nonprofits and libraries.
From the registration page:
Hear from Susan Tenby, Jessica Dally, and Renne Brock-Richmond who will:
• discuss best practices,
• give examples of how nonprofits and libraries are using Second Life,
• help you understand how your organization can utilize this powerful tool,
• create social change while collaborating within this innovative platform,
• and show you how to join our large community in the virtual world.
Go here to register for the Using Second Life to Collaborate and Connect Webinar:
You will be using this link to view the webinar, and you will be provided with telephone conference information so that you can hear the audio.
The second option for attending this webinar is the simulcast inside Second Life, so if you have never been inside Second Life, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will assist you in setting up an account and installing the software so that you may experience Second Life as you learn about it.
After you have set up your Second Life account and software, attend the webinar by clicking here: http://bit.ly/bq4leY and then allowing the link to launch Second Life for you.
Both options will give you the ability to listen to the speakers, view their slides, and ask questions.
If you have any questions about nonprofits in Second Life, post them for our presenters and they’ll address these: http://forums.techsoup.org/cs/forums/t/30342.aspx .
Written by: Layal