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EduTech Day SUNY-Wide Conference “Teaching Learning and Sharing in the Cloud”

EduTech Day SUNY-Wide Conference “Teaching Learning and Sharing in the Cloud”

FACT2 Faculty Advisory Council on Teaching & Technology Friday, March 16th, 2012 Fashion Institute of Technology New York, NY  John E. Reeve’s Conference Center and in the Katie Murphy Amphitheater The Cloud is an expanding, evolving environment where centrally located software systems facilitate interactive opportunities for a virtually limitless number of users— working from any location. […]

February 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Mini Retreat Breakfast: Social Networking on November 11th!

Mini Retreat Breakfast: Social Networking on November 11th!

SOCIAL NETWORKING: Expanding Teaching and Learning with Global Outreach Dear faculty, You are invited to a mini-retreat breakfast on social networking on Friday, November 11, 2011. Please join Ruben Quinones, Director of New Media and faculty member at NYU, to explore the role of social networking in education and its potential to promote inclusion by bringing […]

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Email Access Changes on Phones

Email Access Changes on Phones

On Friday April 1 @ 2pm, IT for FIT will disable an old and unsecured method of receiving email on phones called POP 3.  The majority of the FIT Community has been configured to use a different reliable and secure protocol.  However, there could be a few users with personal phones that could be affected […]

April 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day: Panel member Salman Khan’s “Khan Academy”

EduTech Day: Panel member Salman Khan’s “Khan Academy”

After hearing from Salman Khan at the “Social Media” panel at FIT’s EduTech Day last Thursday, I came across some great material that I wanted to share about Sal and his “Khan Academy.” Sal started his educational video collection with a few algebra videos that he uploaded to YouTube to help tutor his cousins. He […]

March 15, 2011 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

EduTech Day is here (well…. almost)

Tomorrow is EduTech Day at FIT and we are ready to go!  The Great hall was set up today, lighting is moody (in a good way) and the presentations are race ready.  We have unbelievable faculty and student presentations throughout the day and sponsors including Herman Miller, Adobe, Apple, Cisco.  An Administrative panel discussing their […]

March 9, 2011 | By | Reply More
Steve Wozniak on Technology’s Role in Education

Steve Wozniak on Technology’s Role in Education

With FIT’s EduTech Day right around the corner on Thursday, here’s a recent discussion with Apple cofounder, engineer, and educator Steve Wozniak about his feelings on technology in education. Wozniak chats about personalized learning and how computers shouldn’t replace the learning process, but should enhance it. Computers can’t replace the human element, but they can […]

March 8, 2011 | By | Reply More
EduTech Day – One Week To Go

EduTech Day – One Week To Go

If you haven’t done so already – it is time to register for EduTech Day at FIT.  The all-day event is for students, faculty, staff and the public! Check out the 30 second promo for the event!

March 3, 2011 | By | Reply More
FIT’s Spring 2010 Faculty Mac Forum on Feb 18th

FIT’s Spring 2010 Faculty Mac Forum on Feb 18th

All faculty and staff are cordially invited to the Spring 2010 Faculty Mac Forum to be held on February 18th. The event will be located in Seminar Room 9 (underneath the Great Hall) and there will be two sessions: 10am-12pm and 1-3pm. We will be discussing all things Mac related at FIT, providing demonstrations, and […]

February 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Future of Video in Education

Future of Video in Education

The New Media Consortium in conjunction with Kaltura Inspire is hosting a free webinar for educators and technology enthusists on the “Future of Video in Education.” Tuesday, January 26th, at 2:00 pm EST If you are interested in attending, you must preregister by following this link where you will receive a personalized link to use to […]

January 14, 2010 | By | Reply More
Free Web Event 10/28 on Green Classrooms

Free Web Event 10/28 on Green Classrooms

Quoted from the NMC 2009 Symposium for the Future calendar: Wednesday, October 28 The following special session will take place using Adobe Connect and is open to anyone who is interested.  Conference registration is not required to attend this session! 8:00 – 8:45 am Pacific Time (that’s 11:00-11:45 EST) Sustainability Initiatives on Campus – Green […]

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