Stories From Aug 2019

Aug 30, 2019

DELTA’s Department of Computer Science Alumni Find Growth and Community at NC State

Several alumni from the Department of Computer Science have made a home at DELTA. Learn about what it means to work for their alma mater and how they keep up with ever-changing technologies.

Aug 29, 2019

New Cohort of Faculty Dedicated to Online Course Improvement

A new Online Course Improvement Program (OCIP) faculty cohort will work to make improvements to their online courses to meet the nationally recognized standards of the Quality Matters organization. In its fourth cohort, OCIP is a testament to NC State’s commitment to providing quality teaching and learning.

Aug 29, 2019

DELTA Grants 2019-2020 Recipients Announced

DELTA is excited to collaborate with a new round of faculty partners on 22 new and four continuing DELTA Grants. We’re also adding one new DELTA Faculty Fellow to our four continuing fellows. We look forward to working with our faculty partners to create opportunities for student success.

Aug 29, 2019

DELTA, Libraries and NC State Stores Partner with OpenStax to Increase Use of Free, Peer-Reviewed Textbooks

NC State University has been chosen to participate in the 2019-2020 OpenStax Institutional Partnership Program to encourage the use of free, peer-reviewed textbooks on campus. The Libraries, DELTA, and the NC State Stores will be partnering in this program.

Aug 19, 2019

Mediasite Plug-In for Moodle Available

Mediasite has been a valuable tool at NC State University for faculty to record their lecture content and to enhance students’ learning experiences whether it’s face-to-face, fully online or blended learning environments. With Moodle Mediasite integration, faculty can easily create, […]

Aug 19, 2019

Class Piano Goes Digital

Through a DELTA Grant, a team of staff members partnered with Associate Teaching Professor Olga Kleiankina from the Department of Music to transform MUS 107: Class Piano I by creating an interactive web book to replace the standard method book.

Aug 19, 2019

A Year in Review: How DELTA Implements and Supports NC State’s Learning Technologies

DELTA’s Educational Technology Services (ETS) team is the powerhouse behind NC State’s academic learning technologies. From keeping WolfWare up and running to creating new tools, the ETS team ensures NC State faculty, staff and students always have secure, reliable and updated learning technologies. 

Aug 15, 2019

An Inside Look at Feed Milling: Bringing Augmented Reality to Distance Education

Two faculty members and a team at DELTA are leveraging augmented reality with a grant to level the learning field for Feed Milling distance education students and immerse learners in new perspectives.

Aug 14, 2019

DELTA Workshops Available to Strengthen Your Teaching with Technology

Registration is open for DELTA’s Fall Workshop series. Join us to learn how to effectively leverage NC State’s learning technologies to improve student success. We have a few online, facilitated offerings this semester as well as new topics including Google Course Kit.

Aug 13, 2019

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Rebecca Sanchez

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA Staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Rebecca Sanchez is an instructional designer and will soon celebrate her two-year anniversary at DELTA. Outside of work she loves to explore new places and hobbies.