Megan S. Conklin
101 Uses for Second Life in the College Classroom
As part of Cory Ondrejka & Dr. James Cook's Symposium on Linden Lab's Second Life, entitled "Brace for Impact: How User Creation Changes Everything" Dr. Megan S. Conklin from Elon University Dept. of Computing Sciences will give a "Case in Point" presentation entitled "101 Uses for Second Life in the College Classroom." In this presentation, Conklin describes how she and other faculty have used Second Life in their own university classes, highlighting "101 Ways" to use Second Life in such contexts, including sample assignments, essay topics, discussion topics, and in-world activities (scavenger hunts, building tutorials) that she has developed for use by her students.