Educational Technology Services Makes Updates in Fiscal Year 2019-2020
Educational Technology Services supports NC State faculty, staff and students by developing and maintaining high-quality learning technologies. We spoke with ETS Director Jeff Webster to discuss how the department adapted and excelled with the changes of fiscal year 2019-2020.
Meet Alexis Lockett, DELTA’s Online and Distance Education Program Manager
DELTA welcomed Alexis Lockett as the new Online and Distance Education (ODE) program manager in fiscal year 2019-2020. Lockett will play a key leadership role as DELTA reimagines how ODE will support NC State academic programs.
Tips to Create Your Own Instructional Media From Home
As more people turn to podcasts and videos to engage with students and colleagues at a distance, DELTA staff members are sharing tips to help you navigate the technology behind instructional media and develop powerful learning materials on your own.
Faster and Better: Instructional Media Production’s Year in Review
With innovative technologies, refined workflows and extensive upgrades, Instructional Media Production got "faster and better" at delivering high-quality multimedia to support NC State students and faculty in fiscal year 2019-2020.
DELTA Celebrates Pride of the Wolfpack and Cheers for Peers Recipients
This year’s Pride of the Wolfpack and Cheers for Peers celebration looked a bit different than in years past. Instead of the usual all-DELTA in-person staff meeting, we held the first DELTA virtual awards ceremony via Zoom on May 29, 2020. Congratulations to all who have gone above and beyond!
Inside DELTA: 5 Questions with Donna Petherbridge
A new Inside DELTA highlighting the life of DELTA staff in their day-to-day work routines and life outside of work. Donna Petherbridge is the Associate Vice Provost for Academic Technology Information and a passionate advocate for DELTA staff and services across NC State's campus.
DELTA Testing Services Reflects on a Unique Final Exam Period
NC State students took spring 2020 final exams remotely due to closures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. DELTA Testing Services adapted to the unprecedented changes with new applications and strategies to support students and faculty.
Two DELTA Staff Members Receive 2020 Provost’s Unit Award for Excellence
The Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost honored DELTA staff members David Howard and Charlene Pettiway each with an Award for Excellence for their extraordinary commitment and contributions to DELTA and the larger NC State community.
Tips for Engaging Your Students from DELTA Instructional Designers
As NC State instructors dive into remote instruction, it may feel harder to connect with your students than it did in person. DELTA's skilled instructional designers are sharing their favorite tools and techniques to promote student engagement and meaningful interactions in online courses.
A Resilient Pack: Supporting Faculty Behind the Scenes
DELTA means change. And in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak, the statement holds true. Our organization has changed and adapted to do everything we can to support faculty in the transition to remote teaching and learning.