Online Training Library en-us Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:48:58 EDT Tue, 02 Sep 2014 02:48:58 EDT 5 Orgsync Digitally Connects NYU Students and Clubs For a little over a year now, over 350 organizations that are part of NYU’s Center for Student Activities, Leadership and Service (CSALS) have been using Orgsync, an online tool to list calendars, schedule events, track membership, and communicate to members. Through OrgSync, students can log in and browse clubs and organizations categorically or by events. Every student has access; all they have to do is visit the OrgSync site and log in with their NYU NetID. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:00:00 EDT Student Groups Encourage Data Access The ubiquity of smartphones has made the field of mobile web applications one of huge growth and interest. For NYU’s student developers, however, writing code is not always the most challenging part; it is getting access to the large amount of data that a successful app requires. NYU is working to make some data available to student developers to encourage innovation. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:00:00 EDT Academic Technology Services at NYU Abu Dhabi The Academic Technology team, based within the NYU Abu Dhabi Library, supports the teaching, learning and research needs of students and faculty. Some of the services that we support include NYU Classes; software licensing across campus; specialized printing; digitization; data services; lecture capture; live streaming; faculty teaching technology support. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:30:00 EDT Upgrading Technology and Infrastructure at NYU Paris Sometimes a small change can have a large impact. When it comes to life at NYU’s global academic centers and campuses, a simple IT upgrade can revolutionize everything from professors’ teaching styles and students’ learning abilities, to administrative staff’s workload. That is the case with the NYU academic center in Paris, France, which will be moving to a new building with new technical capacities in the city’s Latin Quarter in summer 2014. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:30:00 EDT We’re Listening! Community Feedback Drives Enhancements to NYU Classes One of the benefits of NYU Classes being built on Sakai, an open source platform, is the flexibility afforded in continually upgrading and enhancing the service. Since the University-wide launch of NYU Classes, the NYU Classes team has continued to develop the service, incorporating user feedback and deploying several enhancements over the course of the previous six months. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 11:15:00 EDT