- Sakai Upgrade on July 25
On Friday July 25, Sakai will be undergoing an upgrade to the newest version. This upgrade will enhance the user interface and general look and feel of the service, and in addition to several new features for core tools will improve general accessibility and stability. The downtime is scheduled for [...]
- Spring Term Festival
Students will showcase their work during Spring Term Festival, noon-2 p.m. on the main floor of Leyburn Library. Come and celebrate with students, and enjoy free giant chocolate cookies and donuts from Pure Eats.
Faculty and students should direct requests for technology assistance to Helen MacDermott (firstname.lastname@example.org), Academic Technologies Assistant for Information [...]
- Help for Academic Posters
Making a poster for Spring Term Festival? Come to the Information Desk in Leyburn Library from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 14 for software assistance, feedback on your design, and assistance with printing. Food and drink served. For more information, call 540-458-4357.
- Help in Making Academic Posters
Clinics will be held from 5-7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, March 25) and Thursday, March 27 on the main floor of Leyburn Library to provide students with assistance in designing and creating posters for classes and presentations. Free snacks will be provided. For more information, contact Elizabeth Teaff at email@example.com.
Academic Technologies provides consultation and support to the university community to successfully integrate technology into teaching, learning, research and outreach.
What We Do
Assist faculty in their use of technology to achieve pedagogical goals, foster student engagement and improve student performance.
Assist in designing, outfitting and maintaining classroom, meeting, and presentation spaces with the technology and infrastructure to maximize the learning experience.
Conduct workshops and training sessions for the university community to educate them about existing and new technologies that could positively impact learning outcomes.
Make available software that supports, enhances, and facilitates the educational mission of the university.
Make available technology equipment for use in the classroom on campus, afield or abroad.
Assist and instruct students, faculty and staff in the use of technology resources.
Who We Are
Julie Knudson, Director of Academic Technologies and Client Services
Brandon Bucy, Senior Academic Technologist
Dave Pfaff, IQ Center Coordinator
Helen MacDermott, Academic Technologies Assistant
Flash Floyd, Assistant Director of Classroom Technologies
Todd Goetz, Senior Classroom Technology Specialist
Alicia Shires, Classroom Technology Specialist
Judi Rhodes, Information Desk Supervisor
John White, Help Desk and Shared Services Manager
The University has classrooms in a variety of sizes and configurations. Approximately 80% of these include built-in presentation equipment.
Students and faculty members can use this resource for course-related materials
An interactive whiteboard