Stories From 2015

Aug 12, 2015

DELTA Celebrates 15 Years

DELTA, NC State’s division for Distance Education and Learning Technology Applications, marked its 15th anniversary Aug. 12 with a celebration in the Hunt Library. “DELTA is a key innovator and facilitator at NC State—its impact on campus has been enormous […]

Aug 4, 2015

Register for DELTA 2015 Fall Workshops

Attain effective teaching with technology skills, expand your Learning Management System (LMS) knowledge, explore the benefits of synchronous learning and lecture capture tools, and learn strategies for teaching large, online classes. Registration is open for all NC State faculty, graduate […]

Jul 27, 2015

My Mediasite Student Pilot Launching Fall 2015!

After wide adoption of My Mediasite from faculty and staff and continued requests for student use of the desktop recording software, we are rolling out a pilot for student use beginning in the Fall semester of 2015. My Mediasite includes […]

Jul 6, 2015

Mediasite Administrator Update, July 2015

As part of an ongoing effort to keep Mediasite administrators on campus informed, we created this DELTAwire article specifically for you! For help with any Mediasite questions, please contact us at mediasite-help@ncsu.edu. This article includes information on the following topics: Testing […]

Jun 29, 2015

DELTA employees receive Art + Design Awards

The 14th annual College of Design Art + Design Department awards ceremony took place at the JC Raulston Arboretum in May. DELTA is pleased to recognize four current and former employees who received awards: Chrissie Van Hoever, Kelly Fish, Meg […]

Jun 12, 2015

DELTA’s Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies offers three tracks

Interested in developing your teaching with technology skills? Join DELTA for this year’s Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies! This year’s program offers three tracks, or themes: advanced Moodle topics, teaching with video, and innovative instruction. At Summer Shorts, you’ll find […]

May 29, 2015

Trot to Trophy: Developing an Educational Game to Teach Horse Care

While learning shouldn’t be all horseplay, who says we shouldn’t play games to learn about horses? With educational games in higher education on the rise, DELTA’s Instructional Innovation Services teamed up with Dr. Shannon Pratt-Phillips, associate professor of equine nutrition […]

May 29, 2015

Mediasite Administrator Update, June 2015

As part of an ongoing effort to keep Mediasite administrators on campus informed, we created this DELTAwire article specifically for you! For help with any Mediasite questions, please contact us at mediasite-help@ncsu.edu. This article includes information on the following topics: Mediasite […]

May 21, 2015

Game On, An UNLEASH 2015 Overview

In April, a group from NC State University had the opportunity to attend the Unleash 2015, Sonic Foundry’s Mediasite User Conference in Madison, Wisconsin. Attendees from DELTA included, Leisa Bolles, Yiling Chappelow, Larry Evans, Brian Dyer, John Gordon, Darren Ley, Bob […]

May 13, 2015

This Just In: A Tech Review of PoodLL

Description PoodLL is a plugin for Moodle designed to add functionality for audio types of learning. Core Features/Functionality I’ve been diving into PoodLL Anywhere for a few short weeks. It’s always interesting to see how some of these Moodle plugins […]