Have you heard about the Berkman Center for Internet and Society? Part of Harvard's law program, the Berkman Center boasts such fellows as John Perry Barlow and Dave Winer. And, of course, when scripting.com's Dave Winer is involved, you can bet your bricks and ivy that blogging will be discussed.
It's good to know that even bloggers embedded in the aged halls of high academia can post peace march photos and stories about their trip home for the holidays. Am I the only one with visions of "ENG251: Blogging as Literature" showing up on the Harvard class schedule in the near future?