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Recording a Lecture in a Classroom

Bryn Mawr subscribes to a lecture capture service called Panopto, which is designed to make it easy for people to record lectures and talks and post the recordings for others to view them. Panopto can simultaneously capture audio and video of a person lecturing and a screencast of what they project overhead from the podium […]

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Curating and Recommending Content on LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning offers users the ability to curate lists of videos, which can then be shared as custom content within an organization, as well as shared externally. By curating these lists, users can group videos that address specific skills or topics. All users are able to curate content and link to the content externally. However, […]

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Connecting Android and Chrome OS Devices to eduroam

Wi-Fi settings example

Click here for help connecting non-Android/Chrome OS devices to eduroam. Operating systems made by Google (i.e. Android and Chrome OS) ask users to choose the network settings for secure wireless connections. This makes the process of connecting to eduroam a little more complicated than simply signing in. Getting Connected To connect your Android device to […]

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Moodle Log-In Issues

Most Moodle log-in issues are either issues with a Bryn Mawr username and password or web browser issues. If you are having difficulty logging in to Moodle, try the following steps in order to pinpoint and fix the problem: If you are a Bryn Mawr student, faculty or staff, try logging into your Bryn Mawr […]

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Studio 313: Recording a Video

This guide is meant to provide assistance using the hardware and software contained in Studio 313 (Canaday Room 313). For instruction on how to use your own equipment or equipment borrowed from the Canaday Circulation Desk, please email help@brynmawr.edu, and a member of the Educational Technology Services team can provide a consultation. Turn on the […]

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Calendar in Moodle

Screen shot of Moodle Calendar block

Did you know Moodle has a built-in calendar? Using the Calendar The Moodle Calendar block is always visible on your Dashboard. It may also be visible in particular courses if a Teacher in the course has added it. Orange highlights indicate dates with course-related events, such as deadlines for Moodle Assignments and Quizzes or Scheduler […]

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Communication in Moodle: Messaging, Quickmail and Announcements

Our Moodle site offers three options for communicating with participants in a class: Announcements. Forum/email option — only Teachers can post; participants receive via email and/or on-site message (depending on their notification settings), and post is archived on forum where all Participants can access. Quickmail. E-mail option — only visible to Teachers; teachers can see […]

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Getting Started in Moodle (for Students)

Are you new to Bryn Mawr and just learning how to use Moodle, or a returning student who would like a refresher on how to make the most of Moodle for engaging with your courses? We’ve aggregated some posts on key tasks in Moodle that we hope will help as you begin the new academic […]

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Getting Started in Moodle (for Faculty)

Are you a new faculty member, or do you need a refresher on how to set up your Moodle course? We’ve aggregated some posts on key tasks in Moodle that we hope will help as you prepare your courses for this academic year. Accessibility Issues in Moodle Courses Add or Change Your Photo in Moodle […]

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Accessing Adobe Software (Photoshop, Acrobat, etc.)

Lab Computers: Bryn Mawr College community members will be prompted to enter their Bryn Mawr username and password each time they use 2019 Adobe software. Haverford and Swarthmore community members can access Adobe software in Bryn Mawr College labs and classrooms by signing up for a free Adobe ID at Adobe.com and using that credential […]

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