Academic Computing Services (ACS)
Our mission is to empower faculty and students to use technology and digital media to enhance teaching and learning and aid in the advancement of research.
Services and tools we provide:
The Instructional Technologists in Academic Computing
Services (ACS) are available to consult with you on how can leverage the tools
and services available into your classes and research projects. Some topics we
are able to discuss are:
Integrating technology into course curriculum to
foster collaboration and reflective learning activities
· Developing digital content, including video/audio
lectures, interactive quizzes and online lessons
· Using classroom technology, such as clickers,
desktop/screen sharing, dual-projection and document cameras
Formulating and planning student audio, video
and other digital media assignments and projects
Creating virtual learning environments and
extending the classroom to online workspaces
· Trends and innovations in
instructional technology and academic computing
Contact your Instructional Technologist to get started!
Training and day-to-day support
Specialty Software Training – ACS provides training and day-to-day
support for online academic tools, classroom technology, digital content
creation software, presentation tools, and data and mapping programs included
Student Workshops –
We can also provide workshops for students on topics such as video and audio
production, presentation skills, data visualization, GIS and mapping software
and web publishing/blogging. If you are interested in assigning a digital media
assignment, a workshop that provides students with an overview of the tools
they have access to can be very valuable.
Contact your Instructional Technologist to get training!
Production and Event Services
Media Technology Services provides services including audio production, video format transfer, and audio and video capturing. You may also request equipment or a videographer for your class or event.