Virtual community

Clog’s Guide to Making Virtual Community Agreements

Each week this summer, a group of students involved with The Daily Californian have come together on Zoom to discuss ways to make our organization a more welcoming space for people of all backgrounds. Formally meeting as the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, we have decided on a set of agreements to follow in our […]

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Union limits capacity and activities, strives to create virtual community – The Daily Utah Chronicle

Student union cuts events and budget as covid continues The coronavirus pandemic has changed the entire functionality and purpose of the A. Ray Olpin Student Union, with top-down changes being made to keep the community center open. According to the Union’s website, it’s a place “where parties and events draw thousands” and “where university and […]

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Ward F virtual community meeting disrupted by racial slurs

Jersey City community leaders, including Frank Gilmore, spoke out on Friday, May 8, 2020 against the use of force by police to break up Tuesday’s street bawl on Bostwick Avenue.Reena Rose Sibayan | The Journal of Jersey JERSEY CITY — Sexual sounds and racial slurs disrupted a virtual community meeting of more than 500 attendees […]

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Amazon’s new products include a flying security camera for your home, a virtual assistant for kids

Amazon released its latest line of connected hardware at a virtual event on Thursday, and also took the opportunity to address ongoing privacy concerns over its virtual assistant Alexa. A new command, “Alexa, delete everything I’ve ever said,” will clear a person’s request history to Alexa. Users can also enable a new setting that will […]

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New Bruins will still be able to experience (virtual) community development

For thousands of new (and even returning) students, late September means making new friends, exploring new interests, and perhaps most importantly, finding and building their new communities. The relationships forged during those on-campus training weeks often define students’ lives as Bruins. Even though the pandemic has rewritten the circumstances, UCLA is doing its best to […]

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Orange Co. Neighborhood Services Hosts Free Virtual Community Conference

For more than two decades, the Community Conference has empowered Orange County residents with innovative ways to improve their neighborhoods From the Orange County Newsroom Residents are invited to attend the Orange County Free Virtual Community Conference on October 17, 2020, where residents and community leaders will share information and discover creative ways to move […]

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SVVSD Announces Transition to Hybrid Model at Virtual Community Meeting – Longmont Times-Call

St. Vrain Valley students will have the option to return to school in person two days a week starting Oct. 5 under a hybrid learning model announced at a virtual town hall on Monday. The meeting was led by Superintendent Don Haddad and included Boulder County health officials, a representative from the St. Vrain Valley […]

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Centro Hispano Virtual Community Townhall to kick off Hispanic Heritage Month

Mix of virtual events scheduled throughout the month-long celebration. Reading, Pennsylvania – Hispanic Heritage Month recognizes and celebrates the contributions that Americans with roots in Spain, Mexico, Central America, South America, and Spanish-speaking countries in the Caribbean have made to American society and culture. The celebration originated in 1968 when Congress authorized the president to […]