D2L Excellence Award

D2L Celebrates Excellence in Learning, Reveals Inspiring 2017 D2L/Brightspace Award Winners

The Excellence in Integrations and Extensibility Award recognizes D2L/Brightspace Developer Platform users. D2L/Brightspace offers open APIs and integration tools. With the D2L/Brightspace Developer Platform, customers can extend and enhance their D2L/Brightspace solution in countless ways.

OIA Faculty Development Graduate Assistant Position Opening

Position Announcement OIA Faculty Development Graduate Assistant
The Office of Instruction and Assessment is looking for a 0.5 FTE graduate assistant for the 2017-2018 academic year.  The focus will be to develop experience with and contribute to the work of educational/faculty development on the UA campus.  The GA will work within the Faculty and Future Faculty Development team. This position will be a 0.5 Graduate Assistantship with associated benefits.

How the University of Arizona Manages Lecture Capture Video

From Scattered to Scale: How the University of Arizona Manages 2TB of Lecture Capture Video Every Week (the 2TB here refers to 2 terabytes of data)

More than a quarter million hours — that’s how much time students at the University of Arizona collectively spent watching recorded lectures, flipped classroom presentations, and other academic video just in the last year.

Two terabytes — that’s the total size of the video files UA faculty and staff produce every single week as they work to create the best learning environment for the institution’s 42,000 students.