Information Technology


Instructional Technology Products and Services

We support a numbers of instructional technology products and services.

Adobe Connect

Web-videoconferencing software used to create live presentations, online training materials, web conferencing, learning modules, and user desktop sharing. The product is Adobe Flash based.

Canvas Learning Management System

Provides instructors and students with a web-based home for each of their courses. Course content and materials, including syllabi, lecture notes or slides, files and links to external sources, and audio-video content can be made available to students in a secure environment.

Classrooms with Technology and Computers

Classroom computers applications include:

  • Adobe Reader
  • Flash Player
  • Internet Explorer
  • iTunes
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • MS Office 2007
  • Putty, WinSCP
  • Quicktime
  • Real Player

Users are encouraged to use Remote Desktop to access their office systems if special software is required.

Echo 360 Lecture Capture

Captures class lectures and converts them into podcasts, video, rich media, and more for anytime, anywhere playback. Classrooms equipped with lecture capture technology are Rekhi G09, Rekhi 214, ME 111, ME 402, ME 406, Library 242 and MEESE 110.

iClicker

Allows students to instantly provide feedback and answer questions posed by instructors.

iTunes U

Service created to manage, distribute, and allow access to educational audio and video content for students within the university as well as the broader Internet that makes use of Apple's iTunes Store.

Online Learning Studio Classrooms

Classrooms with technology to record classes for online and blended learning. Studio classrooms are in rooms EERC B45, Rekhi G05, Rekhi G06.

Videoconferencing

Uses IP videoconferencing (H.323) to provide live audio-visual communication sessions. Classrooms with videoconferencing technology are EERC 508 and ATDC 101.