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Last Updated August 28, 2012

Stop the inclusion of proprietary licenses in Creative Commons 4.0

August 27, 2012 - No Comments

Over the past several years, Creative Commons has increasingly recommended free culture licenses over non-free ones. Now that the drafting

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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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!

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.

Getting Things Done: What the Board Has Been Up To

May 12, 2008 - One Comment

Since the Board has been elected we’ve been meeting a lot IRL and putting our heads together to figure out

Board election results

February 6, 2008 - 5 Comments

Some of you may know that lately have been working on new bylaws, and in particular holding an election for

Students for Free Culture holding elections

January 14, 2008 - No Comments

In accordance with our new bylaws, Students for Free Culture is having an election for a new board of directors.

Victories for open access!

January 14, 2008 - 5 Comments

The day after Christmas, President Bush signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2007 (H.R. 2764), part of which is now Students for Free Culture

October 2, 2007 - One Comment

One result of the new bylaws that our chapters just ratified is that our name is changing officially from “”

Results of bylaws voting

October 1, 2007 - One Comment

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