Distance Education

Jan 29, 2018

A Work in Progress: Locate a Proctor Map

DELTA Testing Services recently updated their pre-approved remote proctor map to now include 662 different proctor locations. This helps students locate nearby proctors with ease, speeding up the approval process.

Oct 31, 2017

Online and Distance Education Focuses on Quality, Student Success

With 95 programs and just under 20,000 students, NC State’s Online and Distance Education unit is continuing to grow and expand. Since its beginning under the leadership of Associate Vice Provost Rebecca Swanson, the unit has grown its services and offerings with a continued focus on quality and student success.

Aug 30, 2017

Marketing and Partnership Development Unit Expands Reach

The second article in a series highlighting the changes happening at DELTA. This article focuses on the Marketing and Partnership Development unit's reach in services.

Aug 15, 2017

Online and Distance Education Virtual Orientation Refresh

Equipped with interactive lessons, quizzes and a range of NC State resources, the revised Virtual Orientation gives students an impressive toolkit for success in their online courses. The updated orientation was completed in May 2017 to create a more interactive experience.

Aug 9, 2017

DELTA Updates Its Learning Analytics Annotated Bibliography

DELTA’s Coordinator for Learning Analytics and Assessment Chris Willis, updated the annotated bibliography as a resource for faculty.

Jul 19, 2017

SARA Streamlines Education for Out-of-State Students

The State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) allows NC State to offer its online and distance education courses to out-of-state students. NC State was approved in October 2016 to participate in SARA-North Carolina as one of the first few institutions in the state to join.

Jun 29, 2017

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Samantha McCuen

For numerous projects, ranging from Application Development to Course Development, Service and Outreach to Instructional Tools, Training and Support, to Marketing and Communications, behind the scenes is Samantha McCuen.

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 24, 2017

Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Brad Collins

A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of the workplace. Brad Collins works as a Testing Coordinator for his alma mater but outside of work, Collins enjoys playing basketball with the same group of friends from his days as a student.

Apr 19, 2017

Meet DELTA Faculty Fellow Amanda Edwards

We will be featuring our second cohort group of DELTA Faculty Fellows in articles during the next few months. Meet Dr. Amanda Edwards, director of the Leadership in the Public Sector program in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences School of Public and International Affairs.