Stories From 2018

Dec 19, 2018

Virtualizing Organic Chemistry Labs

Through an exploratory grant, DELTA teamed up with Maria Gallardo-Williams to create five virtual reality organic chemistry lab experiences. The student-focused and inclusive experience immerses users into the lab.

Dec 17, 2018

Doctor of Design Student Aims to Design a Sustainable Food System

Mike Ortosky is pursuing his online Doctor of Design degree at NC State Design with the intention of reimagining a sustainable food system to benefit the health of the environment, economy, and North Carolina communities and beyond.

Dec 13, 2018

Registration Open for DELTA Spring Workshops

DELTA workshops can help you transform your course by effectively integrating the various academic technologies available to you. All workshops are open to faculty, staff and graduate students. Starting in March, we'll host a weekly webinar focused on exploring topics related to teaching with technology.

Dec 6, 2018

WolfWare News: December 2018

WolfWare News will give faculty, staff and teaching graduate students tips and information relating to NC State's learning management systems, workshops and other support services. Check it out!

Dec 4, 2018

EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2018 Highlights

NC State University was well represented at the 2018 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference held Oct. 30 - Nov. 2, 2018, in Denver, Colorado. Eleven DELTA staff members attended the conference and shared back their key takeaways.

Dec 3, 2018

New WolfWare Outreach Revenue and Pricing Estimator

WolfWare Outreach added a new calculating tool for prospective and current participants to estimate pricing and revenue. This tool can help instructors estimate the number of participants and the course fee needed to cover costs or generate the desired revenue.

Dec 3, 2018

First in Quality Matters at NC State

Seven faculty members recently became the first at NC State to have online courses certified by the nationally recognized Quality Matters organization. This prestigious achievement proves NC State’s commitment to quality online teaching and learning and the success of every student.

Nov 30, 2018

Appointment-Only Testing Begins at DELTA Spring 2019

Beginning spring 2019, all testing at the DELTA Test Centers will be by appointment only. Faculty who use DELTA Testing Services should update their syllabus statement to alert students of the change. As a reminder, student study space is no longer available at the Centennial Campus Test Center.

Nov 28, 2018

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Steve Bader

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Steve Bader is a PHP web developer and Moodle lead focusing on maintaining and improving open-source applications. Outside of work, his spare time is filled with family and hockey.

Nov 28, 2018

Takeaways from Engage 2018

The 2nd annual Engage conference was held in Chicago in late October 2018. Yiling Chappelow, Stacy Gant, Lou Harrison and David Howard attended the conference to learn more about the Top Hat platform, meet users and Top Hat executives, and hear about the future direction of the company and their software.