Category: Digital Learning Commons

Storytelling

There are stories being told all over the Monterey Institute Campus. They take the form of video, audio, pictures, slideshows, spoken word, drawings, multi-media presentations, and more. They are about personal experiences, academic opportunities, language learning, campus-related activities, immersive learning projects, and countless other topics. The following list is the initial gathering of all of these […]

Storytelling

There are stories being told all over the Monterey Institute Campus. They take the form of video, audio, pictures, slideshows, spoken word, drawings, multi-media presentations, and more. They are about personal experiences, academic opportunities, language learning, campus-related activities, immersive learning projects, and countless other topics. The following list is the initial gathering of all of these […]

Win a Ticket to TEDxMonterey!

Help celebrate Earth Week, enjoy the eco-infinity geo-dome on campus, and win a ticket to TEDxMonterey! Here are the rules: Take a picture of yourself in the Eco-Dome, located for the week in the parking lot between the Admissions Adobe and the Samson Student Center. Post to Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook. Use the hashtags #ecoselfie and […]

Screen Recording Resources

Example of how Camtasia can be used Narrated Presentation for E Portfolio: http://sites.miis.edu/michellefredrickson/education-system-overview/ Sharing your Video MiddMedia: http://middmedia.middlebury.edu/ Tutorials Lynda: go.miis.edu/lynda Record and Transcribe a Skype call Similar Tools Mac: Quicktime (free) Keynote Movenote iMovie iPad Apps Doceri (free) Explain Everything Screen Chomp (free) Windows: Jing (free) Capture Fox (free) Movenote (free) BB flashback express […]

Earth Day Pop Up Lunch & Working Session: Innovating “Green Teaching” Practices

Co-sponsored by the MIIS Sustainability Council and the Digital Learning Commons, the biased toward action agenda for this lunch-time working session is the question: “How might we improve and encourage innovation around ‘green teaching’ practices that improve the student learning experience while also achieving campus pro-sustainability goals?” e.g. reducing paper use, conserving energy, leveraging new technologies […]

Intro to Screen Recording Workshop!

WORKSHOP: Intro to Screen Recording. April 17, 12:30-1:30 at the DLC. With Camtasia, you can easily record, narrate, and edit your onscreen activity to create professional-quality videos. Come learn the basics of narrated screen capture as well as how to share your videos.

DLC Workshop: Photoshop Tricks

Thursday, April 3, 2014. 12:30-1:30 pm. PHOTOSHOP Tricks. You’ll learn to create a basic layout in Photoshop from scratch, and apply some stylistic touches for a personalized design. This means that you’ll be able to create something such as a custom header for your Wordpress site or a custom digital sign!

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