Category: Digital Learning Commons

Recording Booth Tips

Hey yall, GPayne checkin’ in! Since the first week of the term I’ve helped quite a few people to navigate the recording booths in the DLC for voice and video recording, so I thought it would be useful to share what we’ve learned for anyone out there interested in using the booths this semester: Make […]

Spring 2015 Excel Learning Series

META LAB and the DLC are collaborating to provide a series of Excel workshops to support the MIIS community. All workshops will be held in CF442 – PAC Lab from 12:15-1:30pm. Event dates are: February 20, February 27, March 6, and March 13.

Emerging Practices Teaching Conversation with Middlebury Asst. Professor Jeff Howarth – Visualizing “Histories”

The Digital Learning Commons is pleased to invite MIIS faculty as well as interested staff to a lunchtime brown bag conversation on effective and emerging ‘next generation’ teaching practices. Middlebury Assistant Professor of Geography, Jeff Howarth will share his experience “self-publishing” course materials for use in his teaching. Recognized at Middlebury in 2014 for his excellence in teaching, particularly for his […]

An Analog DLC Needs Assessment

The Digital Learning Commons (DLC) prototyped a new way to assess the needs of our clientele! In line with DLC tradition, which marries creativity and analog imagination with digital innovation, we tried out a fun and simple method to assess the needs of our clientele based on four basic knowledge areas: Presentation & Graphic Design, Audio & Visual, […]

Customizing Moodle

If you are a returning student, you have probably been surprised by Moodle’s new look, hopefully in a good way! The new Moodle has new features that will allow you to customize your page, and it also looks less cluttered and more sleek! Under Courses tab, if you click on My Courses, you can customize […]

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