Education Computing works to guide and promote the use of technologies and digital media to address teaching and learning needs, and create virtual and physical environments where educators, learners and collaborators can excel.
HMS was closed due the blizzard on March 14th but WebEx kept us connected. On that day, we hosted 34 WebEx meetings involving 288 participants for a total of 343 “participant hours”
The Global Surgery Student Alliance hosted the Boston Global Surgery Symposium on March 4th. This symposium gave students across the U.S. the opportunity to learn about global surgery from many of the leaders in the field. AVC fully managed service for this multi-audience/multi-site, live web streamed and video-on-demand event. More information can be found at: globalsurgerystudents.org
Drop-in Ed Tech clinics have been scheduled through May- no registration required. Learn more...
Audio Visual Communications introduced advanced “Proximity” capability to teaching and conference spaces. You can now wirelessly share content from your Mac or PC laptop to the in-room displays and view presentations on your portable device. Learn more about which rooms have these enhanced capabilities and how you can start using this feature.
AVC has instituted weekly proactive “AV tech checks” to help ensure a consistent user experience in our self-service conference and classroom spaces. Any issues shall be directed to ITServicedesk@hms.harvard.edu.