Hi Mark- might we set up another time to meet? We here at the SSW our hoping to "launch" our site to the broader public...would be great to compare notes, get your advice. I've really found this site to be a great resource! Laura
Thanks Mark! Yes, Colorado is an ill kept secret (we have too much snow, really! :-) ) and the Springs is a stunning place to live. My family got stuck here 5 generations ago -- or as I like to say, we got kicked out of the East early.
Thanks for the add, and I really appreciate this site.
Hi Mark! Thanks for the welcoming words. I was a little apprehensive about joining uwebd...didn't want to step on any toes. :)
So cool that you've heard of us and have spoken with Jordan. He's great, no? I'm excited to see what we come up with, too. And also to see how the relationship between web 2.0 and higher ed continues to evolve in general. Some mighty interesting things going on around these parts...
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