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                    Thanks for the excellent notes. </div><div><br></div><div>Quick question - what are the main reasons for moving the community list to mailman? It seems to work fine and doesn't require us to maintain software or a server. </div><div><br></div><div>P</div>
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                <p style="color: #A0A0A8;">On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 6:38 AM, Rebecca Kahn wrote:</p>
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Thanks to everyone who joined the call, both on skype and in the etherpad. </div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">As always, the full notes and chat transcript can be found here: </span><font face="Arial, sans-serif"><span style="line-height:17px"><a href="http://pad.p2pu.org/p/community-20130110">http://pad.p2pu.org/p/community-20130110</a></span></font></div>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Attendees</b></span></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Vanessa (on pad)</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px">

<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Dirk</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Satyakam</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px">

<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Chris</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Bekka</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px">

<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Billy (listening in)</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Jane</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><i style="margin:0px;padding:0px">add your name here</i></span></div>

<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br style="margin:0px;padding:0px"></span></div>

<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Agenda</b></span></div>

<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><br style="margin:0px;padding:0px"></span></div>

<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">4Ps and and I reportback from staff</b></span></div>

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<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px">

<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><u style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Progress (what we've been working on)</u></span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">School of Data MOOC [CE & VMG]</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Project spec: </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="https://docs.google.com/document/d/1x7_4Vlr16ioWKFqJS12Yo4yiX2JGqCQ_IeU9R1JASKs/edit" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">https://docs.google.com/document/d/1x7_4Vlr16ioWKFqJS12Yo4yiX2JGqCQ_IeU9R1JASKs/edit</a></span></span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Voice and tone</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Email notifications</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Splash page: </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="http://schoolofdata.org/datamooc/" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">http://schoolofdata.org/datamooc/</a></span></span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Content Strategy [BK & VMG]</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"> </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="http://pad.p2pu.org/p/" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">http://pad.p2pu.org/p/</a></span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">*contentparty</span></span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Content calendar</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Workflow for blog posts</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Content stewardship</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Ways to market our posts</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Interviewing developers tomorrow [PS & DU]</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Tech plans shared for 2013</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

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<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><u style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Priorities (focus next week)</u></span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Launch meeting with our Badges dev partner </span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Thinking about DML presentation</span></li></ul></div>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Feedback on <a href="http://beta.p2pu.org">beta.p2pu.org</a></span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Devopment process doc: </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ECoA4Ah-AvVGiFoik62bwvb1ow5xO2AdcgKtBbcuRwQ/edit" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ECoA4Ah-AvVGiFoik62bwvb1ow5xO2AdcgKtBbcuRwQ/edit</a></span></span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Who is going to blog? </span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">And what would you like to talk about?</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Newsletter</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">who gets our newsletter?</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Everyone on the community and announce lists. And it will be posted to our blog. </span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Anyone else you think should be getting it ?</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Isn't there an option to opt into a newsletter for users on the site?</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">I'm not sure. If there is, it would be great. Can you see that from the admin interface? If so, I can add their addresses to the MailChimp list. </span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">We should consider making a big list of all users who participated.</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Chris: So the dev list is running on a different list to the community list, which is also a different list to the Mailchimp list</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 4.5em;padding:0px;list-style-type:square">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Next steps: Bekka to look into moving community list to mailman</span></li>

</ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle">

<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Renewing our insurance</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><u style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Problems (walls i ran into on the way)</u></span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Challenges with partnering</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Tech trouble, but sorted out now</span></li></ul></div>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><u style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Process (org stuff)</u></span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Becoming more fluent and understanding about the needs and pressures of a non-profit</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Looking forward to P's grantwriting community call :)</span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><u style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Ideas (on the horizon)</u></span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Questions about the MOOC maker</b></span></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Can the MOOC maker be used right now for building a site elsewhere?</span></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Chris: yes, it is portable, and there is some good documentation up, but it will mean getting into the Ruby code</span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><a href="https://github.com/p2pu/mechanicalmooc" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">https://github.com/p2pu/mechanicalmooc</a></span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">The mechanical MOOC is what we have right now, it's what is running the Python and Data MOOCS</span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">The MOOCMaker is the next step, it doesn't exist yet, but will soon, and it will </span></li>

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<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Previous week: Dirk's Blog Post</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"> (</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="http://info.p2pu.org/2013/01/08/our-technology-plan-in-a-post-mayan-era/)" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">http://info.p2pu.org/2013/01/08/our-technology-plan-in-a-post-mayan-era/)</a></span></span></div>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Greens</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Internationalization!</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Do we have a Pootle instance running for localization ?</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Better badges!</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">"</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">We will continue to support courses, schools" yay!</b></span></span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Love the picture :-)</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">and the bold text highlights</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">all the bulleted points - clean, concise, and thorough</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">"Openness is one of the core principles at P2PU" yay! ...  </span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">I think the overall tone is spot on and fantastic, and it communicates tech really well. Which is hard to do. </span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">I think it's the right length too. Short and to the point</span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Yellows</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">"and we want to be as open as possible with our development process." - this is mainly about the transparent part of being open. i'm sure everything tech does/develops will be open in the other aspect, too, right? licensing, etc.</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">who are we doing the google+ couse with and on what topic?</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Philipp is running that one - with people from the media lab, I think. </span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">course index -- will there be a way to emphasize schools/subject here? eg all courses pertaining to openness</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">there will be more general lists & tagging will still be supported. iow School of Open can have a specific list of courses, it can also have 2,3 or 4 lists. We still need to hammer out the details, but the general idea is to simplify it and make it more flexible.</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"> great</span></span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">re support for schools -- there is stuff we discussed regarding SOO course review process outlined at </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="http://pad.p2pu.org/p/school-of-open-course-review" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">http://pad.p2pu.org/p/school-of-open-course-review</a></span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"> - regarding design and visual markers of courses (so it's clear if an org creates them/is associated with them). is this something we still have on the table and can continue to work on together?</span></span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Difficult question. The courses in the new UX have less built in branding possibilities, but at the same time what you put in a course is less restricted. We should probably think a bit about what the important parts </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Ok. it may mean tinkering with html bits or using badges (Piet's suggestion from a past thread) to signify organizations endorsement. Do you think you or someone on the tech team could take a look at the SOO community approved course review sections on design/etc. and leave comments on what is/is not possible -- or potential issues going forward? and maybe we can go from there.</span></span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Sounds like something we need to discuss a little further. Course reviews is also something we need to look at - in the past it didn't work that well.</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"> Well course review for SOO is just very lightweight -- feedback on the mailing list. It wouldn't involve tech team (at this point). It's just the branding for landing page when we launch in March. So should I schedule a call next week to discuss this, or do you want to take a look at pad first?</span></span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Could there be links to dive deeper into the specfic aspects that we are building?</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">Good idea! Not all the things have fleshed out plans, but some do. I'm planning on sharing a post/doc on our dev process soon, but the idea is that most of those projects should have a trello board.</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px">* hint hint</span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"> </span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="https://trello.com/board/project-pipeline/4ec0f020c137ff072a5d8afa" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">https://trello.com/board/project-pipeline/4ec0f020c137ff072a5d8afa</a></span></span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Stats from Dirk's blogpost: </b></span></li></ul>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">It's been viewed 43 times in 2 days</span></li>
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</span></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Next week: Chris's Blog Post</b></span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px"> - here is the link </b></span><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><a href="http://info.p2pu.org/?p=2334" style="margin:0px;padding:0px">http://info.p2pu.org/?p=2334</a></span></span></div>

<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Question: Do we like the format of the 'to the code' links in the post? Does the distinction work, or does it get in the way?</span></div>

<div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">BK: I think it works. I would never click on them, but a lot of our community members really want to get in there and it's a great shortcut for them. </span></div>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Greens</span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 3em;padding:0px;list-style-type:circle"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">like the many pictures!</span></li>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">+1 - the illustrations are great</span></li></ul></div>

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<li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">And I dig the way you've broken it up into short sections</span></li>

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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Yellows </span></li></ul></div><div style="margin:0px;padding:0px 1px 0px 0px;font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:13px;line-height:17px">

<ul style="margin:0px 0px 0px 1.5em;padding:0px"><li style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)">Reds</span></li></ul></div>
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<span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px;background-color:rgb(255,255,255)"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px">Any Other Business</b></span></div><div><span style="margin:0px;padding:0px 0px 1px"><b style="margin:0px;padding:0px"><br>

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