[LNH] Higher Education in Net.ropolis
pwerdna at gmail.com
Wed Feb 25 08:13:46 PST 2009
On Feb 25, 12:35 am, "Saxon Brenton" <Saxon.Bren... at uts.edu.au> wrote:
> On Weds 25/Feb/09 Andrew asked:
> > Can anyone tell me if there are universities in Net.ropolis other than
> > Net.ropolis U and Dave Thomas Deluxe? I know Saxon spoke about some
> > ideas he had back in, like, 2004...
> The third one I've mentioned is Calisota State U., named after the state
> that Duckburg exists in. My design philosophy of Net.roplis is that if
> it's such a freaking huge city, then there will no doubt be scores upon
> scores of universities, colleges, and technical schools of various sizes
> and types.
Makes sense, makes sense.
> Since Net.ropolis U has the same city naming rights, it's
> probably the first and biggest/most prestigious, with Oxford/Cambridge
> style ivy-covered buildings in a huge open campus somewhere near the
> city centre, because being so old it was able to acquire the land back
> before urban development was quite so dog-eat-dog.
Plus, it's the most expensive! I wonder if it'd be part of the actual
> My gut instinct is that Dave Thomas U probably dates from just after
> WW2, and is mainly housed in ugly mid-20th century Brutalist style
Hmmmmmm. This also makes sense, but note that Wendy's itself wasn't
founded until 1969.
> Calisto State is a branch campus, with the main campus back on the west
And it probably also has a more general cirriculum, since the other
two seem to be focused more on comic book science and fast food,
Andrew "NO .SIG MAN" "Juan" Perron, hmmmmmmmmm.
More information about the racc