First of all, as an academic, I love the University of Delaware setting.

Second, looking at the list of possible Projects and the amount of Effort attached to each, I have questions. Namely, "create a new Node" is listed as a 10-Effort Project, but some of the lower-Effort projects seem like they should result in new Nodes. "Subvert operatives in a national organization" - how is that not represented as an Exploitative node? Or is it 7 Effort just to successfully establish a relationship, and more Effort is needed to truly make it a Node that the conspiracy can...