On Campus

Jul 20, 2021

Zoom Platform Adds Two New Inclusive Features

Newer versions of Zoom include several new features, including two that increase the inclusiveness of the platform.

Jul 16, 2021

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Brenda Vienrich

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work and life outside of work. Brenda Vienrich is a multimedia web designer who has embraced her using her creative skills to serve 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 28, 2021

Online Graduate Leaves Comfort Zone to Continue Her Education

Melanie Lewis' devotion to helping others in her community inspired her to enter the Leadership in the Public Sector online program. She shares her story and reflects on her time in the program.

Jun 22, 2021

Panopto or PlayPosit? Deciding Which is Best for Interactive Video Quizzes

Numerous NC State instructors have increased class engagement through interactive video quizzing. One DELTA collaboration even led to pairing virtual reality with PlayPosit. Faculty may be familiar with PlayPosit and wonder how this connects to Panopto…or if the two tools […]

Jun 12, 2021

DELTA Grant Nutrition Faculty Receive Gertrude Cox Award

Former DELTA Grant Recipients Suzie Goodell and Natalie Cooke were awarded the Gertrude Cox Award for Innovative Excellence in Teaching and Learning with Technology. This award was created to honor the creative pedagogy of NC State’s faculty and their work in integrating new technologies into effective teaching strategies.