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VCU Media+Health

The Center for Media+Health at VCU will hold its second annual Media+Health
Symposium on Feb. 13 and we would like to invite you to join discussions with
health communication scholars and professionals.

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A Q&A with W. Gardner Campbell, vice provost for learning innovation
and student success tells Campus Technology about VCU's new ALT Lab,
which is now launching to redefine the notion of centers for teaching,
learning and instructional technology

Reinventing Teaching and Learning

Centers for the 21st Century


Want your own website? A blog? A space for digital engagement?
ALT Lab supports a digital publishing platform called RamPages.
Anyone with a valid VCU email address can have their own space
on the web powered by WordPress.

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Academic Learning Transformation Lab

Connected Learning for a Networked World

ALT Lab models and inspires connected learning for a networked world through faculty development, student engagement, communities of practice, and technology enhanced active learning. We cultivate distinctive experiences of deeper learning fostered by high engagement for student success. See also...

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The Office of Online Academic Programs (Online@VCU) and ALT Lab
collaborate with schools, departments and faculty members to design
and offer a variety of online or hybrid courses and programs

#VCUaltlab on Twitter

3rd Space: The ALT Lab Blog

Rookie Javascript Mistakes

I frequently can accomplish things by cobbling together code I find on Stack Overflow and various tutorials/examples found elsewhere. Sometimes I have a decent idea what’s going. Other times . . . my lack of real understanding slows me down much more than I’d like. The following bits of increased knowledge come from playing around […]

Faculty & Student Perceptions of Teaching Resource Use

A comparison of VCU student (n=337) and faculty responses (n=323) in the 2014 ECAR Surveys regarding tools/resources they wish their instructors would use MORE of (rated 5 on a scale of 1-5) and those that faculty MOST wish to be skillful at (click on image to enlarge): Ranking of faculty and student perceptions of resources students […]

Does the Success of the iPad Hold Lessons for Higher Ed?

It’s been five years since Steve Jobs unveiled the iPad.  As tech writer Tim Lee notes in his article about the anniversary, he and other reviewers at the time mostly scoffed at the new device.  They criticized it for having glaring omissions (no keyboard, mouse, or standard external ports), for its inadequate software, and for […]

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Last updated: September 5, 2014

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