Dr. Jeffrey Aziz, lecturer in Pitt’s Department of English, Film, and Media Studies Department, and Jake Dechant, assistant professor in the Pitt School of Nursing, had an idea for a medical humanities podcast but needed technical support to make it happen. They found a solution at our Media Creation Lab, where our team helped them produce a professional-sounding podcast entitled Remains to Be Seen. Learn more in our latest edition of Headlines!
The Open Lab at Hillman is a new makerspace for virtual reality exploration, 3D printing demonstrations, and project consultation in Hillman Library’s Digital Scholarship Commons. Along with the Teaching Center’s Open Lab in Alumni Hall, this location is a campus resource to explore emerging technologies and exploratory learning through making. Check out our Open Lab at Hillman video for a peek inside the Open Lab at Hillman and the exciting technologies available for you to explore!
- Zoom Video Conferencing is now available to all University faculty, staff, and students. You can access your enterprise account by visiting Pitt’s Zoom webpage and authenticating with your University credentials.
- Zoom is compatible with CourseWeb/Blackboard and we anticipate that it will be compatible with Canvas very soon.
- The Zoom Help Center contains a variety of resources to help you get started with using this video conferencing tool. We encourage you to view these resources for assistance with audio and video sharing, scheduling class meetings, and for a general overview of how you can use the tool to conduct synchronous meeting sessions.
- The Teaching Center has a Getting Started with Zoom page as an additional resource repository.