April's meeting place
jjneff at yahoo.com
Sun Mar 17 17:42:28 EST 2002
I was thinking more along the lines of a smaller college like this (especially
one where in-laws work :-)
Also high-schools, community schools are a lot more open to cooperation than
--- Robert Romito <robromito at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi Everyone. Sorry I missed the last meeting.
> I think that working with another user group is a great idea. A LUG
> partnership could open a lot of linux doors to WNY. I think this option
> should be option #1. I am investigating a backup plan, however, in case
> this option falls through. My father-in-law-to-be (July 12 :-) ) is a
> department head at Daemen College. Daemen is around Main St. & Harlem
> Rd. There is plenty of free parking.
> Robert Romito.
> WAYNE MELBROD wrote:
> >I have not been following this thread too closely so I maybe sharpening an
> old saw. As a part time student in the computer science program at UB, I am
> aware that UB has a LUG (for students only) and the infrastructure to
> support it. I also know many member in this NFLUG know UB (or ex UB
> students) students. Some of them post to NFLUG from time to time.
> >I think they (UBLUG) would be sympathetic to NFLUG's situation. I don't
> know what UB's overall attitude would be toward a non - profit computer club
> using their facilities, but I would imagine that UB's LUG could be an ally in
> obtaining UB's permission. It could be pitched as an "educational"
> (emphasis) community service. UB has an entire division call Millard
> Fillmore Collage that is for continuing professional education (a.k.a. adult
> education) All they can say is no. However, if they say yes (even with
> conditions) it is a convenient location and they are 'wired' for sound.
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