Minutes for Sat Feb 9, 2019 World University & School
Monthly Business Meeting
- Larry Viehland (World Univ & Sch Board Chair, and CFO)
- Scott MacLeod (President, CEO, Professor, Founder, Presiding Clerk +)
In coding for matriculating / registered students at World Univ & Sch in all ~200 countries’ official languages (and wiki-learners and teachers in all 7,097 languages too), WUAS will seek to code for reimbursement from all 50 US states for registered matriculated students at high school and university levels.
Building on this, World University and School is seeking too to plan and code for 7.5 billion learners / Universitians in 7,097 living languages and ~200 countries, and as wiki schools, on both wings to explore facilitating: A) Free Universal Education, (and B an Universal Basic Income).
Larry Viehland and Scott MacLeod are on the executive committee for fundraising at World University and School. If interested in fundraising with regards to World Univ & Sch's 'Letter of Agreement: Facilitation Resources to Board +' - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1s_GBHW0gC1LPSbKNgwZz0_F2WVec_OgcWVK0WNtdkO0/edit?usp=sharing - please contact Scott MacLeod at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information if you are interested, or email Larry Viehland at email@example.com.
World University and School is proceeding with the National Science Foundation grant award application process.
World University and School’s open monthly business meeting will meet on 3rd Saturdays at 9am Pacific Time. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in participating.
World University and School will attend its first state of California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education workshop (https://twitter.com/CaBPPE/status/1085654570758418432) in the third week of February.
World University and School Brazil (and Russia) law school networks re Stanford Law CodeX, and potentially re planned WUaS law schools in their languages as well, recently emerged potentially.
Since MIT doesn't have a law school, there are somewhat limited OpenCourseWare resources at MIT OCW Translated Courses - https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/translated-courses/ - which students could take toward free-to-students' CC-4 OCW online law degrees. We may have to create these, and in the context of specific countries like Brazil and Russia. How best to create both highest quality courses, as well as attract high achieving students, and for example at - https://wiki.worlduniversityandschool.org/wiki/Brazil_Law_School_at_WUaS in Portuguese (and Russian).
Languages-World Univ - https://twitter.com/sgkmacleod
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Minutes for Feb 9, 2019 WUaS Corporation Board Meeting
- Larry Viehland (acting CFO WUaS Corp and Board member)
- Scott MacLeod (acting President/Recording Clerk, Board member and Founder/Facilitator of the emergent WUaS Corporation)
The WUaS Press is seeking to plan and code for 7.5 billion people in 7,097 living languages and ~200 countries, and as wiki schools, on both wings to explore facilitating: A) an Universal Basic Income (and B Free Universal Education).
Finland Gave People $640 A Month, No Strings Attached. Here’s What Happened.
The world’s most prominent trial of universal basic income has ended — and the first results are in.
By Laura Paddison (2/28/19)
Check out "Give People Money" by @AnnieLowrey (@GivePeopleMoney) Cody Sexton - https://twitter.com/athinsliceof/status/1094801936593944576 Heard book talk + this https://twitter.com/stanfordccsre/status/953384483683696640 with Stanford's Juliana Bidadanure moderating https://ethicsinsociety.stanford.edu/events/give-people-money-how-universal-basic-income-would-end-poverty-revolutionize-work-and-remake #UniversalBasicIncome > https://wiki.worlduniversityandschool.org/wiki/Nation_States ~ @WUaSPress ~
Check out "Give People Money" by @AnnieLowrey (@GivePeopleMoney) Cody Sexton-https://t.co/TEUrqjFXnX Heard book talk + this https://t.co/dRSJLqwH6E w Stanford's Juliana Bidadanure moderating https://t.co/rC6u88X1pF #UniversalBasicIncome >https://t.co/4NwosIzas8 @WorldUnivAndSch ~— WUaSPress (@WUaSPress) February 11, 2019
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Dear Universitians and friends,
Thank you for your support of World Univ & Sch. I've attached the financial reports for A) World University and School, and for the B) WUaS Corporation for January 2019.
Please join us at our open (hour-long) World Univ & Sch @WorldUnivAndSch monthly business meeting this Saturday, February 9th, 2018, at 9 am Pacific Time, electronically, in a Google group video Hangout, if interested people email WUaS about this email@example.com .
(World Univ & Sch - https://twitter.com/WorldUnivAndSch/status/1093681093289467904)
World University's open monthly business meeting Agenda for February 9th, 2019 - https://worlduniversityandschool.blogspot.com/2019/02/agenda-and-news-for-world-univ-sch-wuas.html.
The next WUaS Monthly Business Meeting will meet NEWLY on the 3rd / THIRD Saturday, on March 16th, 2019.
- Languages - World Univ - https://twitter.com/sgkmacleod/
World Univ & Sch/WUaS is seeking to facilitate:
Free Universal Education
Universal Basic Income
World Univ & Sch
Free Universal Education:
In developing World University and School, which is like CC Wikipedia in 300 languages with best STEM CC-4 OpenCourseWare (in 5 languages) and CC Yale OpenYaleCourses, WUaS seeks to accredit on these best STEM CC OpenCourseWare to offer free online CC university and high school degrees - and in all ~200 countries' main and official languages. WUaS is also planning free wiki schools in all 7,097 living languages for open teaching and learning. So World University and School is developing free, highest quality CC-4 OCW-centric and wiki universal education. WUaS plans to offer online Bachelor, Ph.D., Law and M.D. degrees as well as I.B high school degrees in all nation states' official languages. See, for example: http://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2016/11/lake-skadar-basic-universal-income.html .
Grant writers' remunerative opportunity with WUaS:
If you might be interested in fund-raising with World Univ & Sch, and haven't done this before, there are some resources here - https://wiki.worlduniversityandschool.org/wiki/Fundraising - and please contact Scott or Larry (confidentially if communicated):
World University and School seeks to offer grant writers a remunerative opportunity with regards to World Univ & Sch's 'Letter of Agreement: Facilitation Resources to Board +' - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1s_GBHW0gC1LPSbKNgwZz0_F2WVec_OgcWVK0WNtdkO0/edit?usp=sharing . Please contact Scott MacLeod at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information if you are interested, or email Larry Viehland at email@example.com . With regard to confidentiality and Friendly/Quakerly scruples / conscience with regard to plain speech & social responsibility / integrity (and non-profit 501 c 3's World Univ & Sch's ethical mission and vision and planning), both MacLeod and Viehland will observe confidentiality from each other, if requested, and with fundraisers that communicate with us.
Looking forward to hearing from you about your success in fund-raising -
re the steps below:
1. Let WUaS know beforehand from whom or where the monies you raise are coming.
2. Have the money sent directly to WUaS, either by
a. check to World University and School, P.O. Box 442, (670A Ridgecrest Road), Canyon, California, 94516
- credit card or PayPal via the main web page - http://worlduniversityandschool.org.
3. Send a message by mail or email to WUaS indicating the specific amount of reimbursement that you are requesting and how you would like the money delivered to you.
Friendly regards, Scott
Again, interested parties can contact either one of them (Viehland or MacLeod) confidentiality-wise. Ethics (e.g. https://scott-macleod.blogspot.com/2019/02/three-spined-stickleback-searched-on.html ) continue to remain a focus for World University and School in these regards, and re World University and School's mission - https://wiki.worlduniversityandschool.org/wiki/World_University_Foundation - and eventually re fundraisers in each of all ~200 countries' official languages. WUaS will likely seek to build a culture of independent fundraisers in part and re Quaker Socially Responsible Mutual Funds' thinking - eg http://www.friendsfiduciary.org/our-funds/quaker-index/ where this "Quaker Index Fund" is successfully tracking the S&P 500 over 5 years, for example - and re http://www.friendsfiduciary.org/our-funds/ and http://www.friendsfiduciary.org/about-us/ ...
National Science Foundation's WUaS award news:
After a 6 month waiting period and as a requirement in the NSF grant process, WUaS has now successfully gotten a US Government "Data Universal Numbering System" (DUNS) # and is now now registering for a "System for Award Management" (SAM) account, potentially the last required step in this NSF grant award process, before WUaS receives the award.
Change NEWLY to 3rd Saturdays for WUaS Monthly Business Meetings:
The WUaS open hour-long electronically-mediated Monthly Business Meeting will begin to meet on 3rd Saturdays at 9am PT for MBM for the foreseeable future. A big CHANGE after many years, WUaS is seeking to collaborate fulsomely with Harvard Graduate School of Education Scratch programming language Meetups in SF on 2nd Saturdays, and re Home Lego Robotics especially.
World University and School will attend its first state of California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education workshop (https://twitter.com/CaBPPE/status/1085654570758418432) in the third week of February. This momentous event for WUaS with BPPE is a first step in becoming accredited first via the state of CA.
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WUaS Press / Corp
WUaS is seeking also to explore facilitating an Universal Basic Income for all 7.5 billion people on the planet, in each of all ~200 countries' official languages, and building on what all ~200 countries' have learned already from such related programs. To this end, WUaS would like to announce a related job opportunity at Stanford:
The Stanford Basic Income Lab is excited to announce that it will be hiring on a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work with the Lab from September 2019-August 2020. The fellow will be responsible for carrying out extensive research on basic income experiments, studying ongoing pilot designs and reviewing the findings of cash-based programs throughout the world. This research will culminate in a comprehensive report - ‘Universal Basic Income: Learning from the Global Evidence Base’.
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- Scott MacLeod - Founder & President
- World University and School
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- CC World University and School - like CC Wikipedia with best STEM-centric CC OpenCourseWare - incorporated as a nonprofit university and school in California, and is a U.S. 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt educational organization.