Thursday, September 14, 2006

SecondLife Law School

Harvard Law School is offering a class in Second Life - wowsers.

via Weblogg-ed

Tuesday, September 12, 2006

YALSA - Free Online Legislative Advocacy Course

As seen on YALSA's blog :

"ALA's Washington Office has just announced a free online course on legislative advocacy. You can read about the details here. “Messaging and Talking with Congress” guides users through the process of developing messages, teaches users to communicate effectively with Members of Congress and other elected officials, and offers strategies on building lasting relationships with Congressional staff. Users may navigate the course at their own pace and download and print helpful worksheets."

Sunday, September 10, 2006

Kids figuring it out for themselves

When Information Becomes T.M.I. - New York Times

an interesting little article chronicling the recent kerfuffle at Facebook. My favorite parts being not only that they realized too much is enough, but that they instantly galvanized, took action, and won. If only they can keep that spirit a few years longer and turn it into real political action -