Professor Zac Woolfitt at Inholland University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands, felt like his tourism management students needed a bit of inspiration. A lot of content was being delivered to them in traditional lectures, which they found a little bit boring. He wanted to make learning more active.
Plus, tourism theory is quite complicated with many different layers of information.
“The content in the book was difficult for the students to get into. So I thought, I’ve got to find a way to make this more interesting,” Woolfitt said.
University of Florida-Physics Department Develops Better Laboratory Experiences for Online Students with Mediasite Desktop Recorder
Professors in the University of Florida-Department of Physics run experiments and collect live data during lectures so students can see science in action. They needed a way to record the experimental data and replicate the science lab experience for the online students. The university is a long-time Mediasite user. Since 2004, it’s been capturing what’s […]
With nearly 60 Mediasite Recorders on campus, the University of Florida is one of the most prolific users of Mediasite with an impressive enterprise video deployment. For the past 12 years, the university has continually thought of new and innovative ways to use Mediasite, and 2015 was no different. Here are the top five ways […]
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law Reaches Masses with Video in Face of Travel Budget Constraints
Each year, more than 100 law libraries from private, government and higher education meet to share best practices and learn from each other during the three-day Mid-America Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting.
Event organizers had been noticing a decline in attendance over the last few years, mostly due to increasing travel costs and declining professional development budgets. They needed a way to create and share content to people around the world without breaking the bank.
In 2015, the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law hosted the 42nd meeting and recorded all the content using Mediasite Desktop Recorder. This was the first time all sessions were recorded for the members and general public.
Program recognizes Mediasite users for revolutionizing enterprise video in business, education, health and government
Sonic Foundry today announced the finalists for the company’s Enterprise Video Awards. Winners will be announced at Unleash 2016, the Mediasite User Conference May 2-4 in Madison, Wis. Finalists are listed alphabetically below. View the catalog of finalists’ videos. High-Profile Event Award: Recognizes an organization which successfully used video to create an outstanding live or […]
In three weeks, Mediasite users from around the globe will convene in Madison, Wis. (and online) for Unleash 2016, the Mediasite User Conference May 2-4. This year — the 10th anniversary of the event — will be the biggest and best yet, with 50+ sessions loaded with transformative ideas from Mediasite users and inspiring stories […]
For the past 55 years, about 25,000 judges, public prosecutors and legal staff have been receiving continuing education courses in a traditional classroom environment through SSR in the Netherlands. And for a long time that was working, but it involved bulky books and a lot of time, and it wasn’t very cost effective in today’s […]
Brian Smith from the University of Florida’s Office of IT says it’s difficult to remember a time before Mediasite on campus. “We have used Mediasite for over a decade to capture lectures and to record and live stream events across campus,” he said. “Mediasite gave us the ability to automatically record and publish lectures, making […]