Stories From May 2019

May 30, 2019

Internal Training Service Creates New Opportunities

WolfWare Internal Training and Development launched in 2017 to support departments, faculty and staff in developing and maintaining online, non-credit, no-fee courses and trainings using a project space in WolfWare. In FY 18-19, the team worked with 11 departments and divisions on campus to create a variety of trainings, courses and projects.

May 30, 2019  |  Inside DELTA

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with McLean Lucas

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA Staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. McLean Lucas is a Technology Support Technician who enjoys helping faculty help students. In his spare time, he's a talented musician in two bands with a taste for different styles.

May 28, 2019

DELTA Staff Receive 2019 Telly Awards

We’re pleased to announce that DELTA’s Instructional Media Production team has been honored with two Telly Awards! The Telly Awards celebrate outstanding work in video and television with a wide array of awards and categories. To highlight The Telly Awards’ […]

May 14, 2019

Increasing Universal Design for Learning: Perspective from a Faculty Fellow

Teaching Assistant Professor and DELTA Faculty Fellow Melissa Ramirez shares how her early educational experiences paved the way for her teaching philosophy today. She outlines three steps to help instructors increase Universal Design for Learning in their courses.

May 14, 2019

May 2019 Mediasite Administrator Update

May 2019 Maintenance Window DELTA Major maintenance of DELTA systems take place from Tuesday May 13 through Saturday May 18, 2019. Service disruptions could occur at any time during the maintenance window. Updates post to SysNews. Mediasite.wolfware transitions May 2019 […]

May 14, 2019

Meet DELTA Faculty Fellow James McConnell

James McConnell has spent the past decade teaching with technology, but he’s not slowing down anytime soon. As a 2018-2019 DELTA Faculty Fellow, he’s spreading the bright future of online learning throughout NC State’s campus. Learn what makes him passionate in his Faculty Fellow feature.

May 6, 2019

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Monica Smith

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA Staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Monica Smith is a Social Media Specialist for Online and Distance Education and promotes online and distance education courses across a variety of social media platforms. Smith enjoys fitness and spending time with her husband and puppy.

May 1, 2019

Three Colleagues Tackle Master’s Degree and Professional World

Michael Von Bargen, Jason Cook and Richard Singer will soon graduate from the online Master of Education in Training and Development. Learn how this group of friends has taken what they’ve learned at NC State and applied it to their careers at Duke Energy — saving the company $1.5 million in training costs.

May 1, 2019

MEA 140 Makes Waves Online

An Online and Distance Education DELTA Grant is bringing MEA 140: Catastrophic Earth online for the first time. See how we are collaborating with faculty to enhance this course with media deliverables, interactive content and more.

May 1, 2019

New Round of Quality Matters-Certified Courses

Congratulations to our second group of faculty for confirming their commitment to online course quality. In one short year, NC State has added 12 Quality Matters-certified courses to its curriculum through the Online Course Improvement Program.