[games_access] SIG Meetings RESCHEDULED for Friday (Sept 28)

Eelke Folmer eelke.folmer at gmail.com
Thu Sep 27 02:42:35 EDT 2007


hi Michelle,

Could you send us an example proposal you put in last year for GDC so
we have an idea how such a proposal is written? e.g. does it need to
be very formal or is a "loose" style like we have on the wiki now
acceptable?

Cheers eelke


On 9/26/07, d. michelle hinn <hinn at uiuc.edu> wrote:

>

>

> Back home with compazine for nausea...yeesch. What I'll do is put in a few

> submissions every day until they are all in and I'll start with ones that

> I've put in before like the Austin proposal. That way nothing is left to the

> last minute (or later late minute) -- I'm also letting CMP know that I'm

> sick, as they might be ok with anything that might be a day or half a day

> late as long as they know now why it might be late. They are pretty

> reasonable so I can't see us having a problem either way. Worst case, I'll

> cc: everyone in the loop with them if I am worse off tomorrow. Jason at IGDA

> can probably help as well if we need it -- I don't think we will but it's

> best to play things safe!

>

>

> For those in the US and/or familiar with the Lifetime TV Network for

> Women...my students suggested that I had enough drama for at least 5 seasons

> worth of a show on their network. Lol.

>

>

> Michelle

>

>

>

> Thanks for the update. Stay strong and now that sounds funny the if you

> need a break in a guest take on October 1 is near can someone else do this

> stuff if you can't?

>

> Robert

>

> ________________________________

>

> From: games_access-bounces at igda.org [mailto:games_access-bounces at igda.org]

> On Behalf Of d. michelle hinn

> Sent: Wednesday, September 26, 2007 5:20 PM

> To: IGDA Games Accessibility SIG Mailing List

> Subject: [games_access] SIG Meetings RESCHEDULED for Friday (Sept 28)

> Importance: High

>

> Hi again,

>

> I just told this to a fair number of people but I need to reschedule

> tonight's meeting and since I missed the earlier one too and am not sure

> anyone but Thomas made it, I'd like to try again for Friday. I'm dealing

> with side effects from the antibiotic I'm on now so I'm not sure if I'm

> better or worse off gauging by the way I feel at the moment.

>

> Yeah, Friday is not great, especially the evening meeting time (this is a

> better time for many of us in the US and the early morning time summer

> experiment was pretty much a disaster...the Friday part just isn't good) but

> I'm not sure what else to do right now and I'm supposed to teach all day

> tomorrow.

>

> I'll be reading email and trying to reply as fast as I can so if you have

> sent me something or are wanting to, please do. I'll be working on these all

> weekend so if you are involved in the GDC stuff, try and read your email a

> few times over the weekend!

>

> So here's the deal for Friday:

>

> Yes we have a TON to discuss and the clock is ticking -- October 1st is

> Monday and that's when the GDC time clock is up.

>

> On Friday, September 28, 2007, lets meet at 1pm (NYC time) with a second

> chance meeting at 8pm (NYT time)

>

> Check out

> http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedform.html

> to find your local time. We'll see how these new times work out --

> regardless please try to make one or the other on the Wednesday so we can

> hear from everyone possible.

>

> As usual we'll meet on MSN. If you haven't attended before, add me

> (vrgrrl at hotmail.com -- not a working email address, btw) and then a few

> minutes before the meeting time I'll look for you and add you to the meeting

> room. If you are running late and don't think I've seen you, just send me an

> IM and I'll add you in a flash!

>

> Michelle

>

>

> Hi everyone -- obviously I didn't make it this morning. The kidney crap is

> causing me problems so I went to get IV antibiotics in the middle of the

> night and I'm just now back home. I'll be there this evening (at least I'm

> planning to be...) and anything that didn't get discussed this morning (I'm

> hoping that everyone went ahead and talked about some of their proposals) we

> can discuss tonight and via email.

>

>

>

> Anyway I'm now on oral antibiotics yet again and then we'll see what's

> happening and why I keep going septic. Catching up on email now...

>

>

>

> Michelle

>

>

>

>

> Just a reminder! Sorry I'm running behind on stuff -- my class load this

> semester is crazy, my kidney's won't get well, my brother's doing some weird

> dramatic drives across the country (looooong story there)...so I'm barely

> keeping up! But we're good -- we might barely be keeping up but we ARE

> keeping up! :)

>

>

>

>

> So...here's your meeting reminder!

>

>

>

> Hi All,

>

>

>

> Yes we have a TON to discuss and the clock is ticking! And brain fog me

> didn't post the notes but I will now from last week.

>

>

>

> On Wednesday, September 26, 2007, lets meet at 1pm (NYC time) with a second

> chance meeting at 8pm (NYT time)

>

>

>

> Check out

> http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedform.html

> to find your local time. We'll see how these new times work out --

> regardless please try to make one or the other on the Wednesday so we can

> hear from everyone possible.

>

>

>

> As usual we'll meet on MSN. If you haven't attended before, add me

> (vrgrrl at hotmail.com -- not a working email address, btw) and then a few

> minutes before the meeting time I'll look for you and add you to the meeting

> room. If you are running late and don't think I've seen you, just send me an

> IM and I'll add you in a flash!

>

>

>

> See you then!

>

> Michelle

>

>

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