The difficult part of teaching courses like physics, statistics and math is that there is a lot time spent at the chalkboard or whiteboard solving complex equations or discussing difficult concepts. In many classes, students are staring at the back of their professor’s head much of the time. Megan Mocko, a master lecturer in the […]
Live Webinar August 18, 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm CT What’s the best way to deliver training and information to nearly 100,000 members covering half a million square miles? Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) does it by producing live, broadcast-quality, high-value video programs. Their approach, growing for more than a decade, has enhanced their educational offerings […]
I’m honored to be featured in a recent Systems Contractor News piece talking about how collaboration solutions are changing the status of the AV industry today. I had the pleasure of meeting the reporter, Kelleigh Welch, at InfoComm earlier this summer in Orlando, Fla., and she was kind enough to include me in her Q&A […]
One of our most-watched webinars this year features Neil Morris, the architect of the world’s largest, most-automated, integrated lecture capture system. Scratched out with pen and paper during a creative brainstorm a couple years ago, the University of Leeds successfully deployed more than 250 rooms in the fall of 2014. In the first year, they […]
What do you wish you had known as you grew your lecture-capture program from a single building to an entire department, campus or even system? Five years ago, as the University of Colorado at Boulder was planning a lecture capture pilot, Duncan McBogg took a deep-dive and documented everything they would need to consider. Later, […]
When Sonic Foundry CFO Ken Minor’s wife, Karen, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1998, they wanted to do as much as they could to raise money for research to find a cure, before she and others affected by the disease became permanently impacted by it.
He, with the help of friends, family and colleagues, founded the Sonic Streamers Bike MS team, sponsored by Sonic Foundry. Bike MS helps the National MS Society fund research, advocate for change and assist people with MS — an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that interrupts the flow of information within the brain — live their best lives.
University of Wisconsin-Extension Delivers Cost-Effective Mediasite Webcast Services to Wisconsin Schools, Organizations
(Photo credit: UW-Extension) WisLine Web Program uses Sonic Foundry’s platform to record, publish, distribute and manage video of meetings, trainings, lectures, campus events and more The Girl Scouts of America are making sure no one misses out on cookie season with the help of Mediasite. Through a partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Extension Instructional Communications […]
When scientists embark on a mission to provide free educational materials on a global scale, video becomes the most critical piece, especially with the Global Educational Outreach for Science Engineering and Technology (GEOSET) initiative. Established in 2006 by the 1996 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Sir Harold Kroto, GEOSET produces educational content for student class projects, […]