VCARA Blog: Activities and Events


The Dickens Project – A model for live interactive, project based engagement [Virtual Worlds Lecture]

Published: November 19, 2015

Virtual Worlds Guest Lecturer:  Judith Cullen (RL) | Caledonia Skytower (SL), Seanchai Libraries – Library Lead

When: Tuesday, December 08, 2015 | Time: 6:00pm PST – 6:50pm PST

Location: We’ll meet at VCARA’s amphitheater on the SJSU iSchool Island at 6 p.m. SLT; then we’ll teleport to The Dickens Project for a tour and Q&A around 6:20 p.m. SLT.


Inaugural issue of Archeota features VCARA

Published: May 7, 2015

Our very own Jane Awesome/Kerri Keil wrote a great article on VCARA in the first issue of Archeota:

“Exploring next generation archives through VCARA”

Archeota is the official newsletter of the San José State University Society of American Archivists Student Chapter.


Gentle Heron/Alice Krueger – Colloquia Talk-Tuesday, March 31 6:00pm SLT

Published: April 16, 2015

Colloquium Talk on VCARA: People with Disabilities in Virtual Worlds. Virtual Ability supports people with many types of disabling conditions and chronic illnesses in Second Life. Some require special accommodations. Learn how some persons use assistive technology or human assistance to access Second Life.

Colloquium Talk on VCARA:

People with Disabilities in Virtual Worlds