Tuesday, November 22, 2011

60-Second Lecture Winners Announced, Technology Training Center Opens

Contact:  Brian Kirschner
Contact Email:  b.kirschner@usciences.edu
Contact Phone: 215.895.1186

Catherine Bentzley - 1st Prize Winner
Winners of the first 60-second lecture contest were announced at the grand opening of USciences’ new Technology Training Center. Faculty were invited to utilize the Panopto lecture capture software to submit 60-second lectures for fun or for serious consumption.

The entries were judged by a panel of USciences deans with the top prize going to Associate Professor Catherine Bentzley. Fittingly, USciences Executive Director of Academic Technology Dr. Rod Murray, announced the winners via Panopto.

The Technology Training Center, located in the McNeil Science and Technology Center, was established to meet the needs of faculty through hands-on learning and demonstrations. The room is equipped with 12 new iMac computers that can run the Mac OS or boot into a Windows environment as well as provide access to the tools and equipment found in the classrooms.

Academic Tech Team: USciences Executive Director of Academic Technology Dr. Rod Murray, Director of Classroom Technology Rich Cosgriff, Jr., Media Technician Bill Horton, AV Technician, Clifford Greer, andInstructional Designers Joseph Evanick and Andrew Esposito.

[Source: USciences News]

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