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World University and School {in a virtual world}

Welcome to World University
which anyone can add to or edit.
The Global, Virtual/Digital, Open, Free, {potentially Degree- and Credit-Granting},
Multilingual University & School
where anyone can teach or take a class or course

  • Add or take a free, open Forestry course.

Select CoursesEdit

  • Add free, open Forestry courses below.

CoursesEdit

Add free, open Forestry courses Web Site Organization (if any) Degree / Non-degree Instructor's Name Location Other Info Language Tags
Forestry (Avalanche and Snow Dynamics) OpenCourseWare: USU's Free Undergraduate Forestry Course http://ocw.usu.edu/Forest__Range__and_Wildlife_Sciences/avalanche-and-snow-dynamics/ USU non-degree Mike Jenkins, Ph.D. Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Forestry (Wildland Fire Management) OpenCourseWare: A Free Bachelor Level Forestry Class by USU http://ocw.usu.edu/Forest__Range__and_Wildlife_Sciences/Wildland_Fire_Management_and_Planning/ USU non-degree Mike Jenkins, Ph.D. Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Readings: Session 19 - Agricultural Science and Policy http://ocw.tufts.edu/Content/32/readings/376915 Tufts non-degree Kathleen Merrigan, Ph.D., William Lockeretz, Ph.D. Browser Start anytime English
Course's Name http:// non-degree Browser Start anytime English





WUaS Idea- and Academic ResourcesEdit

IdeasEdit

Publish my article in a WUaS academic journal in this subjectEdit

Open Journal Systems. 2012. Open Journal Systems. Public Knowledge Project.

(WUaS's wiki, information technologies and criteria for this - informed by the WUaS academic journal subject matter - are developing, since you can already publish your article at Academia.edu http://www.academia.edu or Research Gate - http://www.researchgate.net/ - or Spire - http://spire.sciences-po.fr/web/ - for example); See Library Resources below at WUaS for further resources.


Select BibliographiesEdit

Select BlogsEdit

Select Book Groups, Study Groups, Musical Groups, etc.Edit

Begin a Google + Hangout: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108179352492243955816/posts

Calendar: https://www.google.com/calendar/


Select Book ReviewsEdit

Select BooksEdit

Select Calendars for Events in this SubjectEdit

Select ChannelsEdit

Select Communities, Email lists, etc.Edit

(See also editable World University and School's 'You at World University' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/You_at_World_University).


Select Conference MaterialsEdit

Select Conferences OnlineEdit

Select Conversations / Dialogues / Idea CompetitionsEdit

To what extent could planting trees help solve climate change? 2012. To what extent could planting trees help solve climate change? This Q&A is part of the Guardian's Ultimate climate change FAQ. November 29. London, UK: www.theguardian.com/environment/2012/nov/29/planting-trees-climate-change .


Select DatabasesEdit

Select FactsEdit

Select FilmsEdit

Select Film ReviewsEdit

Select Forums, Spaces, etc.Edit

Select Funding SourcesEdit

Select HumorEdit

Select Images, Infographics, etc.Edit

Select Institutes, etc.Edit

Select InterviewsEdit

Select Journals, Serials, etc.Edit

Select LabsEdit

Select LecturesEdit

Select Libraries, Archives, Collections, Repositories, etc.Edit

(See also editable World University and School's Library Resources' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Library_Resources).


Select MapsEdit

Select MultimediaEdit

Select MuseumsEdit

(See also editable World University and School's Museums' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Museums).


Select Newspapers, NewsEdit

Select Office HoursEdit

Select PapersEdit

Select PhotosEdit

Select PoetryEdit

Select Programs, Applications, Languages, SoftwareEdit

Select Questions, Inquiries, Problems, FAQsEdit

Select Quotes, Quotations, etc.Edit

Wikidata:Wikiquote. 2014. Wikidata:Wikiquote. wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:Wikiquote.


Select RSS Feeds, SMS, etc.Edit

Select RecordingsEdit

Select ReferencesEdit

Baillie, Katherine Unger. 2013. Partnering to study Philadelphia’s ‘urban forest’. February 21. Philadelphia, PA: upenn.edu/pennnews.

Chigbu, Uchendu. 2014. Customary construction of land in Southeastern Nigeria: Is it as much about trees as people?. academia.edu/7840996/Customary_construction_of_land_in_Southeastern_Nigeria_Is_it_as_much_about_trees_as_people .

Chigbu, Uchendu. 2014. Exposition of "sense of place" as a strategy for forest conservation in rural Nigeria. academia.edu/7840950/Exposition_of_sense_of_place_as_a_strategy_for_forest_conservation_in_rural_Nigeria .

Chris. 2010. Ancient woodland. Britain: woodlands.co.uk.

It’s Not a Fairytale: Seattle to Build Nation’s First Food Forest. 2013. It’s Not a Fairytale: Seattle to Build Nation’s First Food Forest. Jul 20. realfarmacy.com.

James. 2012. The Sacred Headwaters. Joy Trip Project.

Mystery Surrounds Activist’s Death. 2012. Mystery Surrounds Activist’s Death: Officials say Chut Wuthy's killer committed suicide. Radio Free Asia.

NIEMELÄ, PEKKA, F. STUART CHAPIN, III, KJELL DANELL and JOHN P. BRYANT. 2001. HERBIVORY-MEDIATED RESPONSES OF SELECTED BOREAL FORESTS TO CLIMATIC CHANGE. Finland: www.lter.uaf.edu/pdf/590_niemela_chapin_2001.pdf .

Planting trees may not reverse climate change, but it will help locally. 2013. Planting trees may not reverse climate change, but it will help locally. February 1. (Afforestation, planting trees in an area where there have previously been no trees, can reduce the effect of climate change by cooling temperate regions, a new study finds). (BioMed Central Limited). Rockville, MD: www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/02/130201090616.htm .

Sklar, Rolf. 2012. Indonesia leading the way in KFC’s response to deforestation. July 10. San Francisco, CA: Greenpeace International.

Strickland, Eliza. 2014. Google Earth Engine Brings Big Data to Environmental Activism: A new forest-mapping tool relies on unprecedented data crunching. April 16. spectrum.ieee.org/energy/environment/google-earth-engine-brings-big-data-to-environmental-activism.


Select ReviewsEdit

Select Search EnginesEdit

Select Simulations, Applets and VisualizationsEdit

Select SlideshowsEdit

Select Social Networking PagesEdit

Select Societies, Associations, Groups, Networks, etc.Edit

Select Study GuidesEdit

Select SurveysEdit

Select SyllabiEdit

Select Teachers with Email Addresses/Contact InformationEdit

Select Tests, Exams, etc.Edit

Select TextbooksEdit

Select Theses, Dissertations, Papers, etc.Edit

Select TimelinesEdit

Select TwittersEdit

Select Video and AudioEdit

Orangutan asks girl for help in sign language. 2013. AMAZING! Orangutan asks girl for help in sign language. RANVideo Youtube Channel.


Select Video ConferencesEdit

Select Videocasts and PodcastsEdit

Select WebsitesEdit

Yale School Forestry & Environmental Studies. 2012. Yale School Forestry & Environmental Studies. New Haven, CT: Yale University.


Select WikisEdit

Select Writers, Researchers, etc.Edit

Subject's Social Networking SitesEdit

TutoringEdit

Wikimedia CommonsEdit

Wikimedia Commons: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Main_Page


WikipediaEdit

Wikipedia: https://www.wikipedia.org/


WikiquotesEdit

Wikiquotes: https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Main_Page


WikisourceEdit

Wikisource: https://wikisource.org/wiki/Main_Page


WikivoyageEdit

Wikivoyage: https://www.wikivoyage.org/


World University and School LinksEdit

Activism: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Activism

Agriculture: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Agriculture

Arctic - Antarctic - Polar ice caps: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Arctic_-_Antarctic_-_Polar_ice_caps

Biology: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Biology

Conservation: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Conservation

Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Earth,_Atmospheric,_and_Planetary_Sciences

Ecology: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Ecology

Environmental Studies: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Environmental_Studies

Evolutionary Biology: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Evolutionary_Biology

Forestry: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Forestry

Geology: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Geology

Hydrology: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Hydrology

Indonesia: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Indonesia

Marine Science: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Marine_Science

Ocean and Climate Management Plan: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Ocean_%26_Climate_Management_Plan

Oceanography: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Oceanography

Orchards: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Orchards

Organic Agriculture: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Organic_Agriculture

Permaculture: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Permaculture

Population: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Population

Science: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Science

Small Business: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Small_Business

Sustainable Agriculture: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Sustainable_Agriculture

World University Agriculture School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Agriculture_School







WUaS NavigationEdit

Academic Advising at WUaSEdit

Academic Press at World University and SchoolEdit

Academic Press at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Academic_Press_at_World_University_and_School


Access to Live, or Email, University Technical ExpertiseEdit

Ask a question in a specific discipline, or find, for example, a Robotics' or Computer programmer, or Translator, easily and freely.


Additional CategoriesEdit

Admissions at World University and SchoolEdit

Admissions' Department: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_University_and_School

Flyer seeking degree-oriented, WUaS students: 'Quaker-informed World University & School seeks friendly, undergraduate students for free, online, Greatest Universities-centric, bachelor’s degrees to apply in the autumn of 2013, for matriculation in autumn 2014' - http://scottmacleod.com/WUaSFriendsFlyerforProspectiveStudentApplicants.pdf - and accessible here, also - http://scottmacleod.com/WUaSNoticeArchive.html. WUaS holds open, electronically-mediated, hour-long, monthly business meeting on the second Saturdays at 9 am Pacific Time, in the manner of Quakers - email worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com if you'd like to participate.


Digital and Print catalog


Assistive TechnologiesEdit

WUaS plans to anticipate numerous developing assistive technologies for sight-impaired, hearing-impaired, and similar -

Assistive Technologies: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Assistive_Technologies


Blog at World University and SchoolEdit

http://worlduniversityandschool.blogspot.com/


Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at World University and SchoolEdit

Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at WUaS: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Bookstore_/_Computer_Store_%28New_%26_Used%29_at_WUaS

with educational electronics, as well; with musical instruments; value pricing ... 2% below market, consistently; available via mail and electronically;


Calendar (Schedule what you'd like to teach)Edit

Calendar: https://www.google.com/calendar/

Join the World University and School Google + Group to add to its wiki-like calendar to teach an open, free class or course, converse about ideas, and jam (e.g. musically or theater improvisation): https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/108179352492243955816/ .


CareersEdit

Career counseling: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Career_counseling

Finding / creating a job you really love: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Finding_/_creating_a_job_you_really_love

WUaS Job hunting: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_Job_hunting


CounselingEdit

Counseling: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Counseling


CoordinatesEdit

Geodetic datums such as WGS84 or GPS

Geohash keys

... in a virtual world


CreditsEdit

Many thanks to each of you!

Please feel free to hyperlink your name to a location of your choice (or tell WUaS where to link to - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com). Please do not hesitate to let WUaS know if you think that somebody (including yourself) has been forgotten, now or in the future; please include a URL, which is, of course, one main way identity created on the internet.


Digital To DoEdit

Android


Brainwave device / Headset


Broadcast to radio frequencies


Broadcast to TV / television


Create EMail group for page


Digital Text to Audio file format (Browse Aloud / Read Aloud?)


Google Glass


MIT OCW Mirror Site Instructions: http://ocw.mit.edu/about/mirror-site-program/mirror-site-instructions/


Oculus Rift


Print


Publish to DVD


Recommend


Send to phone


Tablets


Translate


Videophone


Free Degrees / CreditEdit

MIT OCW Audio Video Courses: http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/audio-video-courses/

Admissions at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_University_and_School

Conference Method of Teaching and Learning: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Conference_Method_of_Teaching_and_Learning

The College at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/The_College_at_World_University_and_School

Ph.D. Degrees at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Ph.D._Degrees_at_World_University_and_School

World University Law School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Law_School

World University Medical School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Medical_School

World University Music School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Music_School

WUaS International Baccalaureate Diploma and Programme: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_International_Baccalaureate_Diploma_and_Programme
(beginning with United Nations' languages - Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish)


In Google EarthEdit

Google Earth.


In Virtual WorldEdit

(Search on the word 'lists' here, too: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Virtual_Worlds)

3D Learn. 2013. http://www.learningin3d.info/

Active Worlds Educational Universe (AWEDU). 2012. http://www.activeworlds.com

Alice. 2012. http://www.alice.org/

Minecraft. 2012. www.minecraft.net

Edusim. 2013. http://edusim3d.com/

Gifted Kids.ie. 2013. http://www.giftedkids.ie/daynuv.html

ISTE – SIGMS. 2013. http://sigms.iste.wikispaces.net/secondlifeplayground2010

Kaneva. 2014. http://www.kaneva.com/

Open Cobalt. 2013. http://www.opencobalt.org/

OpenSim. 2012. http://opensimulator.org/wiki/Main_Page (http://www.scribd.com/doc/57959626/OpenSimulator-School-Quick-Start-Guide)

Open Croquet. 2012. http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?OpenCroquet and http://www.opencroquet.org/

Open Wonderland. 2012. http://openwonderland.org/

Primary Games. 2013. http://www.primarygames.com/arcade/virtualworlds.php

Quest Atlantis. 2012. http://atlantisremixed.org/ (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZoT3pilNPI).

SimScience. 2012. http://simscience.org/

Second Life - Harvard's virtual island. 2012. http://slurl.com/secondlife/Berkman/115/53/25 - and teach, learn and share ideas - in group voice chat, or in group type chat, and via building.

SmallWorlds. 2014. https://www.smallworlds.com/

There.com. 2014. http://www.there.com/

Twinity. 2014. http://www.twinity.com/en/choose-your-free-avatar

Unity3D. 2012. http://unity3d.com/

WiloStar3D. 2013. https://www.wilostar3d.com/

World of Warcraft in School. 2014. http://wowinschool.pbworks.com/w/page/5268731/FrontPage


Add a learning-oriented virtual world here:

Travel to this virtual island to learn building:


Item NumberEdit

Global ID and Multiple IDs - see https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Requests_for_comment/New_sites_system

Bar code


LabelsEdit

Learning NetworkingEdit

Teach and Learn using free Social Networking software to share what courses, etc., you find edifying, what you enjoy learning ....


About Me - World University and School - http://about.me


Academia.edu's World University and School - http://worlduniversityandschool.academia.edu/


Delicious.com's World University and School - http://www.delicious.com/WorldUniversityandSchool


Facebook.com's World University and School - http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=48753608141 ('This group may be archived').


Good Reads - http://www.goodreads.com/group/show/99021-worlduniversityandschool


Google + Profiles - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com - Scott MacLeod - https://plus.google.com/115890623333932577910/


Google + Profiles Company page - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com - World University and School - https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/108179352492243955816/108179352492243955816/posts


Google Groups' World University and School - http://groups.google.com/group/World-University-and-School


Like


LinkedIn's World University and School - http://www.linkedin.com/groups/World-University-School-4024337


Quora - http://www.quora.com/


Research Gate - http://www.researchgate.net/


Redditt.com's World University and School - http://www.reddit.com/user/WorldUnivandSch/


Tribe.net's World University and School - http://tribes.tribe.net/worlduniversityandschool


Twitter.com's World University and School - http://twitter.com/WorldUnivandSch


Wer Kennt Wen - World University and School - http://www.wer-kennt-wen.de/


World University & School 'subject page' group


World University & School Share This


Yahoo Groups' World University and School: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/worlduniversityandschool/


RSS FeedEdit

TV-Live BroadcastingEdit

Broadcast to television


Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software to the web:


Google + Hangouts - https://plus.google.com/hangouts


Justin TV - http://www.justin.tv


Livestream TV - http://www.livestream.com


Ustream TV - http://ustream.tv


Video CommunicationEdit

Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software


Free video conferencing

iChat - http://www.apple.com/macosx/what-is-macosx/ichat.html


Skype - http://www.skype.com/


Free, group video conferencing

AnyMeeting - http://anymeeting.com/homepage/

Google + Hangout - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/hangoutplugin - http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/

Meeting Burner - http://www.meetingburner.com/index?page=signup-v2 – up to 15 connection

ooVoo - http://www.oovoo.com/home.aspx

Paltalk - http://www.paltalk.com

sifonr - free communication - http://www.sifonr.com/‎

Tokbox | OpenTok - API - http://tokbox.com/opentok

Vyew - http://vyew.com/

Web Huddle - https://www.webhuddle.com/homepage.jsp - http://sourceforge.net/projects/webhuddle/

Zoom.us - Cloud HD Video Meetings - http://zoom.us/


Universal Translator at WUaS Edit

http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_Universal_Translator

Google Translate language:

Sugar Labs: Translation System language:

Region:


The "Universitian" Newspaper at World University and SchoolEdit

The "Universitian" Newspaper at WUaS


Wiki Software for Courses Edit

Media Wiki - http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki


PB Works - http://pbworks.com/


Wet Paint - http://wikisineducation.wikifoundry.com/


Wikia - http://www.wikia.com/Wikia


Wikispaces - http://www.wikispaces.com/


Wikidata / Bots Edit

http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikidata/Bots


World University and School LicensingEdit

World University and School - like Wikipedia with Greatest Universities' OpenCourseWare - incorporated as a nonprofit effective April 2010 and is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, educational organization charity.

World University & School is a community of learners and teachers who value — and are themselves strengthened by — the rich diversity of its participants. In order to cultivate a flourishing teaching, learning and creating conversation in a diverse and complex world, WUaS welcomes all languages, students, families, faculty, board members, and staff with differences based on (but not limited to) race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, family structure, and economic background.

All content on this site is freely available under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/ .



WUaS: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University
Courses: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Courses
Subjects: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Subjects
Languages: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Languages
Library Resources: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Library_Resources
Nation States: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Nation_States
You at World University: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/You_at_World_University
Educational Software: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Educational_Software
Museums: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Museums
Research: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Research
Hardware Resource Possibilities: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Hardware_Resource_Possibilities
Frequently Asked Questions at World University & School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Frequently_Asked_Questions
World University Foundation: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Foundation


LANGUAGE TEMPLATE: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/LANGUAGE_TEMPLATE
MUSEUM TEMPLATE: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/MUSEUM_TEMPLATE
NATION STATE TEMPLATE: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/NATION_STATE_TEMPLATE
SUBJECT TEMPLATE: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/SUBJECT_TEMPLATE


Volunteers at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Volunteers


Home: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University
For questions, or help editing a page, email: worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com

WUaS's Guidestar.org listing - https://www.guidestar.org/organizations/27-3105368/world-university-school.aspx .


Please donate through PayPal to tax-exempt - 501 (c) (3) - World University and School at
http://worlduniversityandschool.org
Thank you!

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