10 Things to Know About DELTA
DELTA fosters the integration and support of learning technologies in NC State’s academic programs, both on campus and at a distance. Whether you’re a new online instructor or have been teaching on campus for a while, check out the top 10 things you should know about DELTA.
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Yan Shen
A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Yan Shen is a lead instructional designer and is interested in active learning and evaluation. Shen grew up in Haining, China, and recently took a trip back there with her family.
July 2018 Mediasite Administrator Update
An important My Mediasite upgrade and a pre-semester MUG meeting are highlights for this Mediasite Admin update. MUG Meeting August 1, 2018 The next NC State Mediasite Users Group (MUG) meeting is Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. in Parks […]
Registration Open for Summer Shorts
Join us Aug. 13-17 for DELTA’s annual Summer Shorts in Instructional Technologies featuring a brand new pre-conference WolfWare Bootcamp in addition to general conference sessions on innovative instruction, teaching online and student engagement followed by the second-annual DELTA-Con.
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Bill Hicks
A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. DELTA’s Senior Systems Architect Bill Hicks enjoys building furniture and electronic devices. He can often be seen tinkering in the educational technology services area of the Center for Technology and Innovation.
DELTA’s College of Design Alumni Create and Share Experiences
DELTA’s New Media Development team includes several NC State alumni from the College of Design. We caught up with them to learn more about their experiences as students and how their backgrounds in design have impacted their creative work at DELTA.
Webster Receives NC State University Award for Excellence
After receiving Awards for Excellence from the Office of the Executive Chancellor and Provost, Emanuel Brunson and Jeff Webster were honored as nominees for the university-level award at a ceremony held June 11, 2018, in Hunt Library. Webster was announced as one of 12 winners of an NC State University Award for Excellence.
A Work in Progress: Immersive VR Environment for LAR 457
As part of an exploratory grant project for a landscape architecture course, Postdoctoral Research Scholar Muntazar Monsur and Teaching Assistant Professor Carla Delcambre are working with a team of dedicated DELTA staff members to create an immersive, 3D environment that students can explore using virtual reality headsets.
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Breanna Collins
A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Breanna Collins is the Online and Distance Education scheduling officer. She is part of the online and distance education administrative team and loves watching horror, suspense and psychological thriller films.
Award-Winning Game Teaches Cultural Competency
First Impressions, a virtual reality learning experience developed by DELTA and NC State Global Training Initiative, took home a bronze medal in the 2018 International Serious Play Awards, which recognize excellence in games designed for use in K-12 or higher education settings.