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* What sort of events might our local chapters want to do next year?  Brainstorm.
 
* What sort of events might our local chapters want to do next year?  Brainstorm.
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** [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Wales Jimbo Wales] campus tour
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** Screenings of [http://thought-thieves.org/ Thought Thieves] contest winning films
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** Mixtrade ([http://mail.freeculture.org/pipermail/discuss_freeculture.org/2005-August/001558.html see proposal])
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** Speakers, discussion panels, debates, film screenings, lectures, concerts, reading circles, LAN parties, [http://www.voresoel.dk/main.php?id=70 open source beer] brewing parties, brown-bag lunches, listening parties, leafletting, public demonstrations, agit-prop street theater, revolutionary knitting circles...
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** Organize volunteers to work on free software, [http://en.wikipedia.org/ Wikipedia], [http://www.gutenberg.org/ Project Gutenberg] / [http://www.pgdp.net/ Distributed Proofreaders], etc.
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** Create content (and release it under a [http://creativecommons.org/ Creative Commons] license) : produce a podcast or show on your campus radio station or low-power FM, film or photograph campus events and share the files online
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** Activism: meet with your Congressman; organize call-ins or letter-writing campaigns; circulate petitions; pressure your university or local community for change; etc.
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** see also [[Local projects]]
 
* Do any of these events require national coordination?
 
* Do any of these events require national coordination?
  
 
==Minutes==
 
==Minutes==

Revision as of 07:50, 13 August 2005

Here be the record of another conference call.

Agenda

Introductions

Please give us your:

  • Name, school, class year
  • One question that you'd like to ask about FreeCulture.org or starting/running a local chapter

Quick responses to each question, then moving on.

Week in review

Events

  • What sort of events might our local chapters want to do next year? Brainstorm.
    • Jimbo Wales campus tour
    • Screenings of Thought Thieves contest winning films
    • Mixtrade (see proposal)
    • Speakers, discussion panels, debates, film screenings, lectures, concerts, reading circles, LAN parties, open source beer brewing parties, brown-bag lunches, listening parties, leafletting, public demonstrations, agit-prop street theater, revolutionary knitting circles...
    • Organize volunteers to work on free software, Wikipedia, Project Gutenberg / Distributed Proofreaders, etc.
    • Create content (and release it under a Creative Commons license) : produce a podcast or show on your campus radio station or low-power FM, film or photograph campus events and share the files online
    • Activism: meet with your Congressman; organize call-ins or letter-writing campaigns; circulate petitions; pressure your university or local community for change; etc.
    • see also Local projects
  • Do any of these events require national coordination?

Minutes