Enterprise Video Vendor Final Review

The LIT Advisory Committee and Video at Wentworth working group has narrowed the search for the institution’s next enterprise video solution to two finalists. They are: ilos and Panopto. As part of the open process of selecting a new video solution, we invite and encourage you to participate in evaluating the two finalists. Each vendor […]

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Blackboard Inline Grading Update

As mentioned in our January 3 Blog post, Blackboard has changed its inline grading tool from Crocodoc to a new version of Box View. Because of the change in services, you aren’t able to change the existing annotations made in Crocodoc.  They are still available in Box View, but in a read-only mode. The Crocodoc annotations are […]

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HTML5 Version of VoiceThread is here!

VoiceThread is a collaborative, multimedia tool that extends the idea of collaborating online using a simple text-based discussion board by incorporating images, documents, and videos to allow people to navigate slides and leave comments in several ways – text, voice, audio file, or webcam. VoiceThread’s transition away from Flash has been an ongoing project over […]

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Wentworth Video Portal Soft Launch

Learning Innovation & Technology in collaboration with the Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons and College of Professional and Continuing Education is pleased to announce the soft launch of the Wentworth Institute of Technology’s MediaSpace Video Portal. The portal is part of an ambitious goal to unite the video needs of faculty and students […]

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Assessing the campus-wide video needs at Wentworth

This Fall 2017 semester the Learning Innovation and Technology group is conducting a comprehensive assessment of the overall video needs at Wentworth. To begin the process, we sent faculty and staff an email and link requesting your participation in our anonymous video needs survey.  Your responses to this survey will help us evaluate the effectiveness of our existing […]

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