COVID-19

Sep 3, 2021

Using Digital Tools for Attendance and Contact Tracing at NC State

There are multiple ways to take attendance in a course using digital tools, but now with the need for contact tracing, there are more factors to consider. In this article, we provide several options to help you with this process with a focus on enterprise tools available here at NC State.

Aug 20, 2021

Face-to-Face Teaching During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Some Practical Advice for Fall Classes

NC State is back to face-to-face. Professor Marsha Gordon shares what she learned during the first week of classes.

Aug 19, 2021

DELTA Finance and Business Office Presses On During Tough Times

The DELTA Finance and Business Office, led by Associate Vice Provost for Business Operations Jessie Sova, played a major role in helping DELTA keep working during the COVID-19 pandemic. When the campus closed in March 2020, they immediately got to work to make sure DELTA could not only keep running but meet the unprecedented demand for our services.

Aug 4, 2021

DELTA Staff Win Big: 2021 Pride of the Wolfpack and Cheers for Peers Awards

This year’s Pride of the Wolfpack and Cheers for Peers celebration took place through a virtual ceremony via Zoom on July 16, 2021.The Pride of the Wolfpack Award recognizes individual SHRA, EHRA and county extension employees for a special or […]

Jul 28, 2021

Meet Them Where They Are: Creative Alternative Assessments

With the fall semester less than a month away and curriculum planning shifting into high gear, now is the perfect time to think about different ways to engage students in learning using creative alternative assessments and learning technology tools.

Jul 28, 2021

Preparation is the Key to a Successful Semester

As you prepare for the start of the fall 2021 semester, DELTA's Interim Vice Provost Donna Petherbridge invites faculty, staff and students to reflect on the past year and think about what you wish to keep and let go as you step back into the classroom, whether face-to-face or online.

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.

Apr 23, 2021

Pandemic Pearls of Wisdom: Online Teaching Takeaways from the 2020-21 Academic Year

NC State faculty reflect on their teaching experiences during the pandemic. What new pearls of wisdom will they carry forward in their teaching as we enter a “new normal” in the next academic year? What valuable lessons did they learn, and how did their perspectives on teaching change?

Mar 31, 2021

DELTA and DASA Collaborate to Deliver Secure Telehealth Options at NC State

A collaboration between DELTA and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs (DASA) addressed the need for secure virtual healthcare options for NC State students during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Jan 8, 2021

Behind the Scenes of NC State’s First Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Teams from across NC State's campus came together in 2020 to produce the university's first virtual commencement ceremony. Learn how they worked collaboratively through unprecedented circumstances to honor and celebrate the Class of 2020.