Class Listserv and Chat
Most agencies and programs today use technology to aid communications.
Part of the experience of this class is to learn to use technology to foster
communication. Two technology tools are provided, a mailing list
(listserv) and a chat room.
- A mailing list is a Web based tool that works like a newsletter
subscription. Users send an email to the mailing list software, called
listserv on the UTA network. All subscribers automatically receive all
emails sent to the list. The name of the mailing list for this class is
- To subscribe to the class mailing list, send an email to
email@example.com and type
subscribe sswds yourfirstname yourlastname in the body
of the message. For advice on participating in a mailing list, view the
- To unsubscribe from the sswds mailing list, send an
email to firstname.lastname@example.org
with the word signoff in the body of the message.
- To send a message to all students who subscribe to the list, send email to