Category: Digital Learning Commons

Camtasia Workshop for Interpreters

Sign up Click on one of the below dates to sign up for a session: Tuesday 2/16, 12-1 pm Thursday 2/18, 12-1 pm Friday 2/19, 4-5 pm The DLC will be hosting workshops for intermediate interpretation students on using Camtasia software to record speeches. This workshop is aimed at helping students to prepare recorded speeches for […]

Canvas (alternative to Moodle LMS) Adoption Proposal Under Review

A collaborative proposal for the adoption of Canvas, crafted and submitted by the Curricular Technology Team, a cross-departmental and -institutional advisory group which the DLC is a member of, was recently completed, posted to the Middlebury Canvas Pilot project website, and submitted for review by senior leadership. Institute pilot coordinators, Bob Cole and Amy Slay, sincerely appreciate […]

Excel Learning Series – Spring 2016

Are you looking to improve your Excel skills? Does the phrase Microsoft Excel make you nervous? Fear not friends, META LAB and the DLC are collaborating once again to provide a series of Excel workshops to support the MIIS community. The sessions will take place in CF442, Pac Lab from 11-12. All you need to bring […]

Domain of One’s Own Open House

With a domain of your own, you can explore the creation and development of your digital identity in whatever way you choose. This year we are exploring how this environment can be used to share, collaborate on, and discuss our academic and professional work across Middlebury and beyond! Come to the “MiddCreate” open house to learn more. Domain of One’s Own is an initiative of the Associate Provost for Digital Learning, in collaboration with the DLC.

The DLC is hiring GAs for Spring 2016!

Do you have a passion for learning and technology? Do you love flexing your community collaboration muscles and bringing groups of people together? Do you have, or are you looking to develop your technology and facilitation skills? How about an interest in how technology is reshaping the way we communicate and learn? If you answered […]

Digital Resource Drop-In Lab

Welcome back! DLC staff will be hosting daily drop-in hours during the week of January 25-29 for faculty and course teaching assistants to come by for help with getting Spring 2016 digital resources ready for the start of classes. We are happy to assist with the following: Reviewing your current use of digital resources, talking through […]

WordPress Workshop J-term 2016

Hey new IEMers, need to submit your eportfolio url? Bring your laptops and come to one of our WordPress workshops in the DLC! We’ll help you create your site, set up your menu, add content, and more! The three sessions will cover the same content – seating is first come first serve. Topics create your […]

Spring 2016 Course Hub Sites Available

Course Hub sites for the latest version of the Spring 2016 academic course catalog are available online. When you login to the Course Hub at http://courses.miis.edu look for “Spring 2016” courses in your “My Semester Dashboard” menu to the left. Here are the top tasks you can perform in Course Hub as you begin to prepare for the Spring term: 1. Check your […]

All you keep’s the getting there

Time flew.  That must mean I was having fun!   I started as a graduate assistant at the DLC in my first semester at MIIS.  Now, as I finish up my third semester at MIIS and the DLC, I’m heading off to IPSS in Chile and moving on from my GA role.   When Evelyn […]