Moodle and Panopto changes, summer 2021

22 July 2021

Over the summer, ITS is going to make some changes to Moodle. Please read on for what these changes mean to you. Sunday, August 1: Deleting old Moodle courses On…

Logos for Moodle and Panopto

Day of DH 2021

17 June 2021

Carleton’s Day of DH or Day of Digital Humanities had its 5th year (with last year missing), and, of course, we did it virtually. While this changed the format a little…

Partial map of the world with the words

Here, there and everywhere: REMOTELAB

10 June 2021

Last year when Carleton moved entirely to remote learning during the pandemic, faculty and students used Moodle to share course documents, take tests and hold asynchronous online discussions. They used…

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Upcoming changes to our teaching and learning environments

8 June 2021

This last year was a year that many of us do not want to repeat, with its multiple challenges, trauma, and stress.  We have all worked very long hours, we…

College classroom with the words

Comparing Game Engines

31 May 2021

Introduction In a modern era filled with technology, game engines are transforming the way we teach and learn. From creating interactive stories with Twine to visualizing models with Unity, game…

Guided Tour of game engines

Helping All Students in a Virtual Computer Lab

21 May 2021

One of the best ways to learn a new application or online resource is by working in a live, in-person computer lab environment. The instructor is present to answer questions…

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Maraki Ketema: career experience and advice for data science/software engineering beginners

14 May 2021

Maraki is currently a senior product manager at Tableau. Tableau is a data visualization software company under Salesforce®. After Carleton, she started as a software engineer at Tableau, and currently,…

Photo of Maraki Ketema, Carleton class of 2015

GusDay 2021: hosted by Carleton, experienced in

5 May 2021

GusDay, first created by Gustavus Adolphus College, is a conference for Minnesota higher ed institutions. It is dedicated to reflecting on, analyzing and improving techniques in Information Technology for higher…

GusDay in Gathertown

Surviving a Pandemic by Expanding our Zone

28 April 2021

Higher education has experienced an unfathomable level of disruption in the past year, which drove most of us out of our comfort zones. When Carleton classes went online in the…

Zone of Proximal Development diagram