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

Categories: Digital Learning Commons, Events

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 […] Continue reading

Intro to Screen Recording Workshop!

Categories: Digital Learning Commons, Events

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. Continue reading

Emerging Practices Teaching Clinic with Professor Netta Avineri – Visualizing “Histories”

Categories: Digital Learning Commons, Events

Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 10:00am – 11:30am. DLC Design Space – McGowan 001 (420 Calle Principal). Emerging Practices Teaching Clinic with Professor Netta Avineri – Visualizing “Histories” Yum! Join us for Coffee, Pastries, and Collegial Conversation. Continue reading

Intro to Excel Workshop!

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Thursday, March 13, 2014, 12:30-1:30. Brush up on your foundational Excel skills. We’ll go over how to sort your columns and rows, hide what you don’t need (and unhide it if you decide you do), freeze panes to make scrolling easier, calculate summary statistics like mean and standard deviation, and anything else you want to know. Continue reading

Developing Your Professional Online Presence @ The Commons

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Thursday, February 20, 2014: Come learn how to develop your professional presence on the web! Garner a better understanding of what it takes to maintain a consistent and appropriate showing in cyberspace to attract the attention of employers. Continue reading

Effective Data Presentation Techniques Wrap Up

Categories: Digital Learning Commons

For those of you who attended Profs. Ruehsen and Murphy’s workshop last week on Effective Data Presentation Techniques, here are their slides for your records.  For those who were unable to attend, feel free to have a look through and try to identify the most effective and ineffective approaches.  If you’re not sure, come by […] Continue reading

Make a Narrated Video in PowerPoint

Categories: Digital Learning Commons, projects

Welcome to today’s workshop on narrating and recording in PowerPoint! Please sign in! Make video You can work with one of your own presentations, or you can use this template google presentation. Download the presentation as a powerpoint file (click the image below to see how). Share video MiddMedia: http://middmedia.middlebury.edu Youtube Similar Resources Keynote Quicktime Camtasia iPad […] Continue reading

Weekly Excel Workshop: Catch-Up Week!

Categories: Digital Learning Commons

Have you been attending the DLC’s weekly Excel trainings, but have questions about some of the material that’s been covered? Or maybe you haven’t made it to any sessions yet, but have been meaning to come by with specific questions.  Either way, this drop-in catch up session is for you.  DLC Staff will be available […] Continue reading

Upcoming Event: Effective Data Presentation Techniques

Categories: Blog, Digital Learning Commons, Events

A workshop @ The Commons with Profs. Moyara Ruehsen and Phil Murphy   Monday, November 18, 6:00 pm in the Design Space Wondering how best to present your data for all of those course assignments and reports? Well, now is your chance to learn from the experts. Tell your story in a coherent and effective […] Continue reading

YouTube Editor Wrap Up

Categories: Blog, Digital Learning Commons

Thanks to those who attended the YouTube Editor workshop last week! As promised, here is the quick link for adding/converting your own audio files, which includes specifications on which types of file it will accept. If you have a minute, please also fill out the workshop feedback form to let us know how we’re doing. […] Continue reading