Category: At the mic
Want to inspire others to try something new? Well, the stage is yours at Unleash 2017, the global Mediasite User Conference in May. Everyone knows Mediasite users are the most prolific video creators around with inspiring stories about using video to transform education, personalize learning, efficiently communicate, dramatically boost student grades and much MUCH more. […]
On Monday, more than 30 Mediasite users from the New England area gathered in Boston, Mass. for the first-ever Northeast Mediasite Chapter Meeting. They spent the day collaborating and sharing how they’re using online video to boost student engagement and achievement.
Thank you to our fantastic host, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, for making this event possible. Here are some highlights from the day.
Ian Tosh, Manager of Media and Educational Technology Services at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, talks about a new active learning classroom and the flexibility Mediasite provided in the room design.
“Flexibility has been something that I’ve really enjoyed in AV design, as well as in our use of Mediasite,” he said.
While many schools are still testing the lecture capture waters, Penn State Hershey Medical Center was one of the pioneers. The center — which consists of Penn State College of Medicine; Milton Hershey Medical Center, a 500+ bed teaching hospital; Penn State Children’s Hospital; Penn State Cancer Institute; and 30 remote practice clinics — has […]
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, […]
If you’re attending Campus Technology 2015 this week at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, be sure to stop by Sonic Foundry’s booth #407 to check out the newest Mediasite enhancements and products. We’re the Platinum Sponsor and webcasting partner, something we’ve been lucky to do for more than a decade. Campus Technology is the […]
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, […]
The Sonic Foundry crew is taking over Orlando, Fla. this week for UBTech June 15 to 17 and InfoComm June 13-19. We’ve got a ton of new announcements in store for you, so be sure to stop by our booths (UBTech #1829 and InfoComm #602), say ‘hi’ and check out the latest Mediasite enhancements and […]
16,500 Videos, 185,000 Views, 4 Months: University Of Leeds, Sonic Foundry Share How It’s Done At BETT 2015
It’s been a whirlwind four months at University of Leeds in the United Kingdom. Since the university began its video capture and management program in September 2014, faculty and staff have created 16,500 videos — 14,000+ hours — that received 185,000 views. With impressive numbers like that it’s only fitting that the university be represented […]
Photo: Clemson University Professor Ralph Welsh flips a class. Credit: Ralph Welsh
The number of students taking at least one online course surpassed 7.1 million last year and represents a third of the 21.3 million higher education students, according to Babson Research Group.