Category Archives - Chapter News

Last Updated May 20, 2010

Announcing the SFC Faculty Advisory Board (Part I)

May 20, 2010 - One Comment

It’s no secret that academics are an important source of inspiration for Students for Free Culture – after all, our

Nominations Open for 2010 Board of Directors!

April 12, 2010 - No Comments

It’s that time of the year again… Nominations for the coming term’s SFC Board of Directors is now open!
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Yale Students for Free Culture Featured on BBC

February 18, 2010 - No Comments

Adi Kamdar, the President of Yale Students for Free Culture, was recently featured on the BBC for a story about

Action Alert! Tell the White House to Open Access to Federal Research

December 16, 2009 - No Comments

The following is a guest post from Nick Shockey of SPARC.
Last Wednesday, the White House Office of Science and

Call for Participation: Join the Open University Campaign!

October 27, 2009 - 17 Comments

As many of you know, following the Free Culture 2008 Conference, Students for Free Culture began the Open University Campaign – an initiative to increase collaboration, sharing, and openness at the level of higher education. With the academic year about to begin, we want to invite all interested parties to assist the with project; after all, we wouldn’t be very genuine if we didn’t do this in an open manner ourselves!

Year One kick off!

October 2, 2009 - No Comments

“Seed”, Manky Maxblack, BY-ND
Year One is a project to help new (and re-new-ing) chapters survive their first two

Free Culture 2008: Post-Mortem

March 20, 2009 - 2 Comments

What follows is an extremely tardy wrap-up post—call it a post-mortem. Many folks wondered where to find resources, so read on to see what’s available online.

Results of FreeCulture.org bylaws voting

October 1, 2007 - One Comment

I’m pleased to announce that the new FreeCulture.org bylaws have been approved by our beloved chapters. The bylaws require

Protect Your Students and Your Privacy: A New Project

June 21, 2007 - No Comments

Hi Everyone-
My name is Brendan Ballou, and I’m from the Free Culture chapter at Columbia. Some of you may

Events for National Day of Action for Open Access

February 15, 2007 - 2 Comments

Get ready! Thursday, Feb. 15 is the National Day of Action for Open Access. Several of our chapters across the