Secondly, the IPC supports a number of free email-based forums (sometimes called "listservers
") for many different areas of our industry.
In 2003 in response to a recommendation voiced at the workshop, NCEH established an electronic listserver
(CDC 2003c) to facilitate dialogue among the states and federal agency staff and to provide a mechanism to share and discuss data and scientific methods.
Group size is not as critical an issue with the listserver
The person who has ownership responsibilities of a listserver
is officially referred to as the list administrator, or listmaster (akin to webmaster).
After it ended, the teachers and I evaluated the first threaded discussion on the class listserver
, and several wrote about how their enthusiasm for the online course had led them to put forth more time and effort than they ordinarily do for a course on campus.
Educators for grades K through 12 can subscribe to a curricula-discussion list by e-mailing Listserver
@valley.rtpnc.epa.gov with the message subscribe k12_environet firstname lastname.
automatically sends your message to all members of the group.
The committee's work will be facilitated through the ACM's listserver
, and subscription to the committee's e-list will be limited to the committee's members.
With the exception of the PC Party, which did have an e-mail listserver
in 1995-96, none of the political parties have listservers
(although they do make mention of lists that are ideologically similar).
Yet another type of Internet assistance is a listserver
(bulk e-mail distribution system) to help share ideas among users.
E-MAIL DISCUSSION GROUPS DIRECT-MKT (Direct Marketing) To subscribe, send message "subscribe direct-mkt" to email@example.com Organic Gardening Listserver
Send message "SUBSCRIBE OGL" to firstname.lastname@example.org Small Farm Discussion Group Send message "subscribe smallfarm" to email@example.com Eric Gibson is author of Sell What You Sow!
Through the section's newsletters and online listserver
, members may participate in discussions on topics ranging from staffing problems and employee benefits to computer technology and marketing newsletters their firms could publish.