Stories From 2020

Jul 6, 2020

Educational Technology Services Makes Updates in Fiscal Year 2019-2020

Educational Technology Services supports NC State faculty, staff and students by developing and maintaining high-quality learning technologies. We spoke with ETS Director Jeff Webster to discuss how the department adapted and excelled with the changes of fiscal year 2019-2020.

Jul 6, 2020

Meet Alexis Lockett, DELTA’s Online and Distance Education Program Manager

DELTA welcomed Alexis Lockett as the new Online and Distance Education (ODE) program manager in fiscal year 2019-2020. Lockett will play a key leadership role as DELTA reimagines how ODE will support NC State academic programs.

Jul 3, 2020

Prerecord Your Course Content Ahead of the Fall Semester

Get ready for the fall semester and prerecord your classroom content now. Sign up to safely record in a DELTA Classroom, studio or ministudio this summer and receive individualized support from DELTA staff. If you can’t make it to campus, other options are available to record your critical course content now.

Jun 29, 2020

Tips to Create Your Own Instructional Media From Home

As more people turn to podcasts and videos to engage with students and colleagues at a distance, DELTA staff members are sharing tips to help you navigate the technology behind instructional media and develop powerful learning materials on your own.

Jun 29, 2020

Faster and Better: Instructional Media Production’s Year in Review

With innovative technologies, refined workflows and extensive upgrades, Instructional Media Production got "faster and better" at delivering high-quality multimedia to support NC State students and faculty in fiscal year 2019-2020.

Jun 29, 2020

Tackling Global Health with Virtual Reality

A DELTA Grant project developed in collaboration with Assistant Professor Andy Stringer and the College of Veterinary Medicine will allow veterinary students to explore global health challenges, diverse farming practices and cultural contexts in virtual reality.

Jun 15, 2020

Register Now for Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies 2020

Registration is now open for Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies 2020! This year’s program will be delivered entirely online via Zoom Friday, July 31 through Tuesday, Aug. 4 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This year's focus is on leveling up your teaching and moving from emergency remote instruction to quality online teaching.

Jun 4, 2020

DELTA Celebrates Pride of the Wolfpack and Cheers for Peers Recipients

This year’s Pride of the Wolfpack and Cheers for Peers celebration looked a bit different than in years past. Instead of the usual all-DELTA in-person staff meeting, we held the first DELTA virtual awards ceremony via Zoom on May 29, 2020. Congratulations to all who have gone above and beyond!

Jun 3, 2020

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Donna Petherbridge

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of work. Donna Petherbridge is the Associate Vice Provost for Academic Technology Information and a passionate advocate for DELTA staff and services across NC State's campus.

Jun 2, 2020

DELTA Faculty Fellow Finds Success in Online Instruction

Associate Teaching Professor Annette Moore transitioned two courses online this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. She found success by learning new skills and adjusting her teaching to be effective at a distance.