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VWBPE Steampunk Costume Contest

Sunday, April 24th, 2011
Last night, VWBPE held a Volunteer Appreciation Evening and Steampunk Costume Contest on the VWBPE Gateway. Too see truly exceptional pictures from last night go Caliburn Susanto's flickr  and also all his amazing screenshots from VWBPE. (The pic on left is not one of his - his are much better!)… Read More

VWBPE Appreciation Night

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
Tonight Saturday April 23rd   6- 8 pm SLT 6 pm SLT Music, Dancing, best steam punk outfits (voting from 6 pm - 7 pm). 7:00 pm SLT Presentattion of  VWBPE numbers and trends and thank you to all the amazing contributions made by the VWBPE volunteers and presenters Where: VWBPE Gateway http://slurl.com/secondlife/VWBPE%20Gateway/128/128/35/ Dress:  Wear your penultimate steam punk outfit. (Feel free to be creative – looking at Neo-Victorian, Diesel Punk, Atom Punk, Clock Punk and Weird West.) Who:  VWBPE volunteers, presenters, and friends What:  A party to honor the… Read More

VWBPE Volunteer Appreciation Night

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011
On behalf of all the EduPunxers:
Please come to the VWBPE Appreciation Evening Saturday April 23th from 6 -8 pm on VWBPE Gateway. Since this year’s design theme is steam punk – if you like, please come dressed as your favorite subgenre of steam punk. (Yes, there will be prizes for costumes.) It with be an event with music, dancing and conversation. We really want to thank you and have you attend an event you’re not working or presenting at! We’ll have the post-wrap up information available and some exciting news for next year’s conference.
When: Saturday, April 23rd Time: 6:00 pm SLT  to 8:00 pm SLT Where:… Read More

More Machinima 4 VWBPE

Saturday, February 19th, 2011
In lieu of a Machinima Working Group for VWBPE www.vwbpe.org  meeting this week, we have a few other things. 
We are  looking for volunteers for two very short Machinimas made that we can use for pubilicity and the conference.
30 second - 1 min conference Machinima inviting people to attend VWBPE
and then 1 - 3 min on "What is Steampunk?" so a quick get ready for the theme.
 
Then we are also looking for help on some quick workshops to be held in the Machinima area during the conference. So let me know if you would like to present: 
How… Read More

Steampunk – What is it?!

Sunday, January 16th, 2011

And we are discussing Steampunk because....?

This year Virtual Worlds: Best Practices in Education has taken on two themes, one visual, and one ideological. The latter theme, 'You Are Here,' relies on many different cultural images and ideas from large maps at the Mall with the helpful little red location sticker to the grander scale of the… Read More