Stories From Nov 2018

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.

Nov 16, 2018

DELTA Testing Services Alerts Faculty to Changes at the Centennial Campus Test Center

If you are a user of the Centennial Campus Test Center, please be advised of recent changes. Due to an increased demand for testing services, there is no longer study space available in the Centennial Campus Test Center located in Venture IV. We encourage faculty to remind students to complete their studying elsewhere prior to arriving for their test.

Nov 6, 2018

A New Reality for Online Education

Online instruction at NC State is taking on a whole new meaning, thanks to emerging virtual reality technologies and the DELTA staff members who adapt them for faculty and staff to use.

Nov 6, 2018

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Christopher Beeson

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Christopher Beeson is an instructional technologist at DELTA and strives to coach faculty through their instructional challenges.

Nov 5, 2018

2017-2018 DELTA Annual Report Available Online

This year has been another year of discovery for DELTA in leveraging its unique strengths and reimagining education at NC State. Through innovative course design, teaching with technology workshops and the support of enterprise-level technologies, DELTA's goal is to improve the user experience for both students and faculty.

Nov 2, 2018

2018 Pride of the Wolfpack Award Recipients

Eight DELTA staff members were honored with the Pride of the Wolfpack Award at a staff meeting Oct. 4, 2018. The award recognizes staff members who go above and beyond and make a special or unique contribution to their unit or university as a whole.