Conferences

Oct 30, 2017

MoodleMoot 2017 Recap

Martin Dulberg, Lou Harrison, Scott Watkins and Jeff Webster had the opportunity to attend MoodleMoot (a Moodle conference) July 25-27, 2017, in New Orleans. The conference was held in conjunction with BbWorld17 this year.

Aug 9, 2017

HOW Design Live 2017 Recap

Recently DELTA attended HOW Design Live, a conference that focuses on refueling passion for work while also combining practical knowledge needed to achieve and advance in your own career. Topics included giving and receiving beneficial critique, how to replenish your creativity and the idea of presence.

Jun 29, 2017

Increasing Efficiency, Collaboration Through Agile

A group of DELTA project coordinators and program managers attended the Agile2016 Conference and came back ready to share the knowledge they had gained as well as incorporate new approaches and practices to promote collaboration and efficiency among DELTA staff.

Jun 16, 2017

Interest Groups Promote Cross-University Collaboration

DELTA supports a variety of interest groups with a focus on Mediasite, instructional design and virtual reality. These groups meet to discuss the goals and challenges of utilizing new technology in the classroom.

May 31, 2017

Robinson Recognized as Finalist for Enterprise Video Awards

DELTA’s Mobile Media Producer Jeff Robinson was recently recognized as a finalist in the 2017 Enterprise Video Awards hosted by the Sonic Foundry Mediasite Conference titled Unleash17. Robinson worked with Mediasite Video Platform to show three different views of the interferometer used in labs at NC State.

Apr 11, 2017

2017 Lilly Conference Recap

Four members of DELTA's Instructional Training Team attended the 2017 Lilly Conference in Anaheim, California. The conference offered suggestions for designing interesting learning experiences through the use of social media and other group discussion tactics. Check out this recap.

Mar 29, 2017

When Technology Fails: A Short Memoir

When faced with a near-technology disaster at a conference presentation, DELTA Faculty Fellow Maria Gallardo-Williams found a solution. Read about her social media solution that saved the day.

Nov 22, 2016

2016 UNC CAUSE Conference Recap

From October 5-7, 2016, a number of DELTA staff attended the UNC Cause Conference in Winston-Salem, N.C. UNC Cause is an organization dedicated to helping information technology professionals in the UNC System collaborate and exchange technology leverage between campuses.

Nov 10, 2016

NCREN Community Day — 2016 Highlights

VCS Infrastructure Coordinator Bob Klein gave an excellent presentation on his work, as he was a finalist for the NCREN Community Choice Award. Bob was one of only three finalists, out of nominees from all across the state.

Nov 9, 2016

EDUCAUSE 2016 Highlights from DELTA

Donna Petherbridge, Lou Harrison and Peter Watson represented DELTA at the EDUCAUSE conference in Anaheim, California, October 25-28, 2015. Keynote speakers Susan Cain, Sugata Mitra and Alex Sheen left each DELTA member with a lasting impression and something to think about.