Job Title Student Technology Assistant
Pay Rate $9.40/hour
Department Center for Educational Technology, Raether Library
Last Modified 8/19/2014
Work Period Academic Year
# of Positions Available 3-4
Hours 8-10 hours/week
Contact Ext. x.2124
The Educational Technology Group (part of Information Technology Services) is looking to hire motivated students to join our Student Technology Assistant program in the new Center for Educational Technology in the library.
Are you looking for an opportunity to learn valuable (and practical!) technical skills while working on meaningful projects? Would you like to learn about educational technology such as blogging, podcasting, web publishing with WordPress, digital video editing and more? The STA program may be the right match for you!
Description The Student Technology Assistant (STA) Program at Trinity College is designed to foster the integration of a variety of instructional technology tools and services into course in support of the teaching and learning mission of the college. Faculty and students can obtain instructional support on a broad range of issues via this program.
STA students work with faculty members and students on topics such as:
- Digital Video and audio production including iMovie, Garageband and Audacity
- Moodle support including assignments and the gradebook
- PowerPoint, Keynote and other presentation tools
- Poster design
- Image editing using Photoshop
- Digitization of VHS tapes, slides and overhead transparencies
and much more
Qualifications While you should be computer literate you do not need to have extensive technical knowledge – just the willingness to learn. Priority will be given to First Year students.