Teaching in a Networked Age

In his keynote address at NYU’s recent Teaching with Technology Conference, Clay Shirky explored the massive potential for digital tools to fundamentally change not only teaching, but academia at large. His talk was simultaneously a call to action—empowering instructors to experiment with the increasing “palette of the possible” these technologies engender—and a reminder that although they can be exceedingly helpful in connecting people, these tools are not a replacement for the face-to-face interactions at the core of our institution. More →

Innovation & Inspiration at NYU’s 2012 Teaching with Technology Conference

NYU’s recent 2012 Teaching with Technology Conference showcased presentations on an impressive array of instructional and research projects, advanced the ongoing conversation about effective ways to enhance teaching using technology, and facilitated conversations and collaborations between many of the more than 300 faculty, graduate students, and staff in attendance. More →

Scans, OCR, Video, Audio, Images, Blogs & More!

ITS Faculty Technology Services has launched a new initiative to increase the community’s awareness of our services, and to enhance our training offerings for faculty. As part of this initiative, ITS and the NYU Libraries have developed a variety of new one-onone (or small group) training sessions for NYU faculty, designed to assist you in the use of multimedia and information technologies in support of your teaching and research. More →

Inspirational Interactivity

Few events capture the public imagination like the Tisch School of the Arts’ Interactive Telecommunications Program Winter and Spring Shows. They are always an enjoyable and impressive display of emerging and innovative technologies, and the Winter Show 2004 was no exception. The work by ITP’s talented students showcased at this event (which is free and open to the public) is consistently fun, inspirational, and fascinating. More →

Inspiration, Innovation & Interactivity

Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2004, NYU Tisch School of the Arts’ Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) is dedicated to “the study and design of new media, computational media, and embedded computing under the umbrella of interactivity”. At the end of each semester, this pioneering graduate program hosts an impressive public exhibition of its students’ recent work. The ITP Winter Show 2003, held on December 16th and 17th, featured more than 80 student projects and attracted a crowd of more than a thousand. More →