2) Fight for your right to party with your guests of choice. Citizens gain leverage by joining a net, while those who remain absent to one are deemed irrelevant.
Students gain leverage by joining a net.
Metcalfe's Law says the value of a network equals approximately the square of the number of users of the system. If you are a member of a learning network, the value of your learning increases.
If you are not, your learning becomes more and more irrelevant.