Annual Report

Jul 17, 2021

Essential Workers: DELTA’s Testing Services Responds to the Pandemic

Over the past year, we have heard a lot about essential workers. They are the ones who continue critical infrastructure operations…basically, they keep a society going, even during disasters. When pandemic closings began happening in March 2020, Director of DELTA […]

Jul 13, 2021

Keeping Things Running: DELTA’s Tech Support Team Makes the Rest Possible

When pandemic closings began happening last year, Technology Support Analysts Robert Holloman and Scott Leonard rolled with the punches. Not only did they handle product orders so staff could work remotely, but they also provided technology support when issues arose. […]

Jul 5, 2021

Get on Board for New DELTA Express Grants

DELTA has an exciting opportunity for NC State University faculty and instructors this fall. Introducing DELTA Express Grants –– three new funding opportunities dedicated to enhancing teaching and learning by applying technology in innovative, collaborative ways.

Jul 2, 2021

DELTA Faculty Fellows Share Instructional Tips for Returning to In-Person Teaching

NC State faculty have overcome obstacles presented by the pandemic and teaching at a distance. As we enter into in-person instruction in the fall, DELTA’s past and present Faculty Fellows share their experiences and tips from the past year.

Jul 1, 2021

DELTA Changes Name from Distance to Digital to Better Reflect Overall Services and Impact 

DELTA is changing its name to match the impact the unit has on all modes of education — not specifically just for distance education.  On July 1, DELTA stands for Digital Education and Learning Technology Applications, changing Distance to Digital. Learn more about our new name and organizational structure.

Jun 30, 2021

Scaling Up: DELTA Takes Innovation to New Heights

In a collaborative, cross-campus effort, DELTA staff created a first-of-its-kind immersive tour and digital archive of NC State's Memorial Belltower. We explore this unique effort and consider how such technology elevates teaching and learning at NC State.

Jun 1, 2021

Get to Know Gradescope

Gradescope is an online grading platform that helps you seamlessly administer and grade all of your assessments. To get familiar with Gradescope, we consulted two NC State faculty members who have valuable experience to share.

Jun 1, 2021

The Panopto First-Time User Experience

Brand new to Panopto? You're not alone. We caught up with two faculty members who had never used the video management system before this spring but soon became fans of its intuitive design and innovative features.

Jun 1, 2021

Incoming Students to Confront Global Change in Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions

All incoming NC State students and their families are invited to explore the many dimensions of global change in Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions (WPWS), a free online multidisciplinary course. Students will become part of the NC State community that is working to solve these wicked problems together.

Jun 1, 2021

Introducing WolfSNAPS

DELTA has a new training opportunity starting in July –– WolfSNAPS: Short Nimble Asynchronous Pedagogy Series. This series of seven quick trainings is designed to provide instructors with information, templates and resources to help you incorporate best practices in online or hybrid course design.