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Aug 12, 2022

DELTA Fall Workshops: Use Your Noodle to Navigate Moodle and More

Fall DELTA workshops are now available in Reporter for registration. All your favorite topics are available again this fall with a concentration on the Moodle 4 upgrade. Both virtual and in-person options are available for most of the offerings. 

May 26, 2022

Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions Focuses on Future of Food

Many members of DELTA’s staff have worked tirelessly to make the course a success for incoming first-year and transfer students. 

Faculty Fellow Claire Gordy. Photo by Katie Harris.

May 18, 2022

Keeping Students Engaged in Asynchronous Lectures

What makes the learning active or passive is not the modality (Zoom vs. pre-recorded videos vs. text-based lessons), but the structure of the lesson the instructor creates. Faculty Fellow Claire Gordy share tips for keeping students engaged. 

The North Carolina State University belltower, framed by flowering trees during spring.

May 10, 2022

Online College Counseling Program Supports Educators Around the World

Ciandra Gaston taught in Haiti before pursuing her degree at NC State. Now, she is using her degree to expand her skills as an educator at the collegiate level. 

Apr 25, 2022

Spilling the Tea and Developing Skills: The Facul-Tea Model

DELTA Faculty Fellow Michelle Bartlett began offering Facul-Tea sessions as a way to keep faculty connected with one another and to learn about new technology tools to implement in class. 

woman standing in front of Tennessee Titans football stadium

Apr 12, 2022

How a Wolf Became a Titan

Samantha Fischer, the stadium experience manager for the Tennesee Titans NFL team, reflects on her experiences as a master's student at NC State. 

The copper wolves at Wolf Plaza near the Free Expression tunnel.

Feb 28, 2022

Meet Faculty Fellow Sarah Khan

As a DELTA Faculty Fellow, Khan aims to share her online teaching experiences with those in higher education who could benefit. 

The Belltower at NC State.

Dec 2, 2021

20 Years of Extending the Reach of Education

Kay Zimmerman, the associate vice provost for marketing and partnership development at DELTA, is retiring after two decades dedicated to online and distance learning. 

Sep 16, 2021

DELTA Finance and Business Office Presses on During Tough Times

The DELTA Finance and Business Office played a major role in helping DELTA keep working during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

NC State Student Health Center building

Mar 31, 2021

DELTA and DASA Collaborate To Deliver Secure Telehealth Options at NC State

A collaboration between DELTA and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs (DASA) addressed the need for secure virtual healthcare options for NC State students during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

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Oct 26, 2020

Technology with Heart

This summer, as the Wolfpack looked forward to first-of-its-kind face-to-face learning and comprehensive changes to campus operations, Distance Education and Learning Technology Applications (DELTA) and the Office of Information Technology (OIT) collaborated to fit classrooms with recording technology. 

Jane Lubischer filming a segment of the Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions online course

Jul 17, 2020

Wicked Awesome

A new online course — “Wicked Problems, Wolfpack Solutions” — gives incoming first-year students an extraordinary opportunity to learn and connect. 

Hands on a laptop keyboard.

May 6, 2020

Gearing Up

While students were on spring break, NC State staff made a mad dash to purchase and prepare hundreds of laptops, webcams and other technology for faculty members suddenly faced with the prospect of teaching remotely. 

Woman wearing a VR headset

Oct 17, 2019

Transform Your Teaching

DELTA provides a slew of technology workshops, tools and services for NC State faculty and staff to take online and classroom instruction to the next level. 

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Mar 20, 2019

Teaching (and Learning) Through Technology

NC State's DELTA Grants program empowers faculty to revolutionize classroom and online instruction.