ANNOUNCING The VirtualCoffeeRoom

    A forum for faculty, staff and students interested in exploring the potential of the Internet in the creation of learning environments.

"the VirtualCoffeeRoom"

is a free, subscription-only, electronic mailing list sponsored by John C. Butler, Department of Geosciences at the University of Houston. Its purpose is to facilitate discussions on and about the Internet.

To subscribe, send an email message to :

in the body of the message type:

When the server asks you to confirm this subscription, just reply OK. Use the "reply" function of your mail program (not a new message) and type just the two letters OK. Then read and save the two welcome messages Listserv will send you.

To stop your subscription, send an email message to :

in the body of the message type:

The archives of the Virtual Coffee Room are public.

During the fall semester of 1999 an experiment in using this listserv to share ideas about learning was conducted. You may be interested in reviewing Project Sisyphus .

I look forward to your participation. Cheers,

John C. Butler, Listowner, the VirtualCoffeeRoom

Copyright by John C. Butler, March 1, 1996. Comments, suggestions, and contributions welcomed.

January 3, 2001