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  • Tips for a Personal Website

    Tips for a Personal Website

    Building your personal website can seem like the most daunting task in the process of building your web presence. But it doesn’t have to be! There are a number of sites and services, many of them free, that provide a framework and templates that let you quickly and painlessly build a personal site. So, why build […] Read More »
  • Envsioning Middlebury Post-lecture Community Conversation with Dr. Gardner Campbell

    Envsioning Middlebury Post-lecture Community Conversation with Dr. Gardner Campbell

    SIGN-UPS for this event may be FULL. If  you do not see an open sign-up below and you would like to attend, please add your name to the EVENT WAITLIST and we will see what we can do to accommodate. Friday, May 6, 2016 Approximately 1:45pm (immediately following scheduled 12:15pm lecture and Q&A in V499) Digital Learning […] Read More »
  • Intercultural Digital Storytelling Showcase May 4, 6-8pm

    Intercultural Digital Storytelling Showcase May 4, 6-8pm

    The art of story has been around for centuries because it’s a fundamental way we make meaning as humans. It’s the way we reflect, share, and learn both individually and collectively. Digital tools have made this process easier and more accessible, adding dimensions to the storytelling process and avenues through which to share locally and […] Read More »
  • Tips for Slideshare

    Tips for Slideshare

    Slideshare is a visual platform that allows you to upload files and presentations. Once uploaded to your Slideshare profile, you can share these files on your LinkedIn profile, your blog or personal website, or anywhere else you see fit. The site is owned by LinkedIn and so it syncs particularly well with that service. Below are […] Read More »
  • Tips for LinkedIn

    Tips for LinkedIn

    LinkedIn is widely used in the professional world, with 94% of recruiters reporting that they use the site to vet candidates. So, it’s very important to have as part of your professional identity. For professionals and job-seekers building web presence, LinkedIn is an absolute must. The site is widely used in the professional community, and […] Read More »
  • UPDATE: Qualtrics On-line Survey Tool Single Sign On Activated

    UPDATE: Qualtrics On-line Survey Tool Single Sign On Activated

    UPDATE April 21, 2016: Users can now use their Middlebury login info to log in to the Qualtrics web survey platfrom. MIIS users should use their username@middlebury.edu to login and NOT username@miis.edu. For MIIS users with pre-existing Qualtrics accounts, you may need to follow these steps to migrate your account: Login to Qualtrics at https://middlebury.qualtrics.com Use your […] Read More »

Mission: The Digital Learning Commons empowers the Middlebury Institute of International Studies community to pursue academic excellence, professional and organizational effectiveness, and digital media fluency. We accomplish this by providing students, faculty, and staff with training opportunities, technological resources, and collaborative spaces to facilitate peer-driven teaching and learning.

Vision: To be a supportive environment where friends and members of the Middlebury community come to push the limits of their ingenuity. The Digital Learning Commons envisions a thriving professional learning community that engages in creative risk-taking to design and implement innovative solutions.

The Digital Learning Commons focuses its resources primarily on the Monterey campus of the Middlebury Institute, and engages with innovators in digital spaces across the Middlebury organizational ecosystem. The DLC reports up to the office of the Middlebury provost through the Associate Provost for Integration Strategies, and maintains close ties to the Associate Provost for Digital Learning and the Director of Organizational Development.