DELTA Expands Online Course Quality Efforts
With the new Course Quality Program at NC State, faculty members have multiple pathways to choose from to improve their online courses with the guidance and support from instructional designers and technologists at DELTA. Learn how you can get involved and help raise the bar for quality online education at NC State.
Traveling and Need to Teach? Check Out My Mediasite
My Mediasite is a DELTA-supported tool allowing you to publish your record their own videos directly from your computer. You can record, edit and organize your files, too. It is a great option when you cannot make it to class.
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Lynda Hambourger
A new inside DELTA highlighting the lives of DELTA staff inside and outside of the workplace. Academic Advisor Lynda Hambourger has been at NC State for more than 30 years. We caught up with her to learn more about her prior to her retirement.
Friday Live Webinar Series: Discussions on Teaching with Tech
Join us for Friday Live, DELTA’s webinar series focused on teaching with technology. All discussions are led by NC State faculty and delivered online in Zoom from 12-1 p.m. With a different topic each week, you’ll have an opportunity to add new resources to your teaching with technology toolkit and share a few of your own tips and tricks with other instructors.
September 2019 Mediasite Administrator Update
New Closed Captioning Convenience Contract Here’s some good news. As of September 1, a new closed captioning contract has been negotiated and captioning prices have dropped. That’s right, the prices for closed captions under the convenience contract have actually gone […]
DELTA’s Department of Computer Science Alumni Find Growth and Community at NC State
Several alumni from the Department of Computer Science have made a home at DELTA. Learn about what it means to work for their alma mater and how they keep up with ever-changing technologies.
New Cohort of Faculty Dedicated to Online Course Improvement
A new Online Course Improvement Program (OCIP) faculty cohort will work to make improvements to their online courses to meet the nationally recognized standards of the Quality Matters organization. In its fourth cohort, OCIP is a testament to NC State’s commitment to providing quality teaching and learning.
DELTA Grants 2019-2020 Recipients Announced
DELTA is excited to collaborate with a new round of faculty partners on 22 new and four continuing DELTA Grants. We’re also adding one new DELTA Faculty Fellow to our four continuing fellows. We look forward to working with our faculty partners to create opportunities for student success.
DELTA, Libraries and NC State Stores Partner with OpenStax to Increase Use of Free, Peer-Reviewed Textbooks
NC State University has been chosen to participate in the 2019-2020 OpenStax Institutional Partnership Program to encourage the use of free, peer-reviewed textbooks on campus. The Libraries, DELTA, and the NC State Stores will be partnering in this program.
Class Piano Goes Digital
Through a DELTA Grant, a team of staff members partnered with Associate Teaching Professor Olga Kleiankina from the Department of Music to transform MUS 107: Class Piano I by creating an interactive web book to replace the standard method book.