Created with Sketch.
Behind the Monitor
28 minutes | a month ago
Episode XVI: Zeke Leonard, Assistant Professor of Environmental and Interior Design
It's all about bandwidth and band saws on our latest episode. We talk to Zeke Leonard, assistant professor of environmental and interior design in the School of Design, about the challenges and opportunities of teaching hands-on disciplines in online or hybrid modalities.
23 minutes | 2 months ago
Episode XV: The Athletic's Andy McCullough '09
We go behind the monitor and into the (virtual) press box with Newhouse alumnus Andy McCullough '09, senior writer for The Athletic. McCullough talks about his Syracuse University experience and technology's role in his work, including what it was like to cover the 2020 baseball season amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Captions: https://video.syr.edu/media/t/1_fkqqobho
24 minutes | 2 months ago
Episode XIV: Winterfest Spectacular: 2020 Review, 2021 Preview, Name That TV Theme Song
In a very special episode of Behind the Monitor, your humble hosts put a bow on 2020 and look ahead to 2021. Plus, Eric talks about his cell phone-charging drama--and a TV theme song game that tests the definition of "singing."
13 minutes | 3 months ago
Episode XIII: Extended Reality with Instructional Analyst Jason Webb
On the latest episode of Behind the Monitor, we chat with Online Learning Services instructional analyst Jason Webb about the growth of extended reality at Syracuse University. Extended reality, or XR, is an umbrella term that encompasses three main subcategories: virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR). Webb describes several unique projects undertaken by professors in schools across campus, including the School of Architecture, the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, and the College of Visual and Performing Arts. Transcript: https://video.syr.edu/media/t/1_odm8d2m8
17 minutes | 3 months ago
Episode XII: Ellyn Riley, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
On the latest episode of the official podcast from ITS, we talk to Ellyn Riley, Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders in the Syracuse University College of Arts and Sciences. Ellyn talks about how she has enhanced her teaching with technology—especially PlayPosit—both before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. Captions: https://video.syr.edu/media/1_ruuftw3u
16 minutes | 4 months ago
Episode XI: Kappa Theta Pi's Mikey McCallister
On the latest episode of the official podcast for ITS at Syracuse University, we spoke with Kappa Theta Pi President Mikey McCallister about his involvement in technology-focused extracurricular activities at SU and how they’ve augmented his knowledge of and love for technology. McCallister also works as a consultant at the ITS Service Center, where he assists members of the SU community with technology-related questions and challenges.
17 minutes | 4 months ago
Episode X: ITS Service Centers Manager Dan Jeski
On the epic 10th episode of Behind the Monitor, ITS Service Centers Manager and Syracuse University alumnus Dan Jeski stops by to talk about supporting campus tech needs during COVID-19 and provides tips for a great online learning experience. Plus, the gang takes part in a "Know Your State Capitals" throwdown.
16 minutes | 5 months ago
Episode IX: Data Security TikTok Star Ghufran Salih '20
On this week’s episode of Behind the Monitor, we speak with Ghufran Salih '20 about the unexpected growth of her TikTok account and how her experience with making videos about data security-related topics has helped her cope with the stress and uncertainty of the pandemic.
13 minutes | 5 months ago
Episode VIII: Microsoft UX Writer Cayla Dorsey '20
Cayla Dorsey '20 graduated from Syracuse University in the middle of a global pandemic. Despite the extra hurdles added to the already chaotic process of transitioning from college to the workplace, she managed to persevere and achieve her dream job of working as a user experience writer at Microsoft. We sat down (virtually) with Dorsey to discuss what her first few months at Microsoft have been like, how her time at Syracuse University helped prepare her for a career in tech, and what impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the start of her professional life.
18 minutes | 5 months ago
Episode VII: You've Got Questions, We've Got Answers
The ITS Behind the Monitor crew dips into the mailbag to answer questions from real Syracuse University students and faculty. Topics discussed: changing your name in Outlook, sketchy job offers, uploading Zoom recordings to Kaltura, and more! Transcript available at: https://video.syr.edu/media/1_7rttarla.
18 minutes | 5 months ago
Episode VII: You've Got Questions, We've Got Anwers
The ITS Behind the Monitor crew dips into the mailbag to answer some frequently asked questions about changing your name in Outlook, unexpected (sketchy) job offers, uploading Zoom recordings to Kaltura, and more!
17 minutes | 6 months ago
Episode VI: Welcome, Students and Faculty!
*Note: This episode was recorded before the location for Syracuse Welcome tents was changed from Manley Field House to Skytop.* In the latest episode of Behind the Monitor, the gang discusses what students can expect during Welcome week, how we're helping faculty get ready to teach this semester, and more! Plus, we answer tough questions like, "What's your favorite ice cream topping?"
20 minutes | 7 months ago
Episode V: Orange You Glad We've Got Kaltura?
The gang talks about what the new Kaltura video management system means for Syracuse University faculty and students. Captions available at: https://video.syr.edu/media/t/1_9c6in6fw.
21 minutes | 8 months ago
Episode IV: We Know What We're Doing This Summer
The ITS gang talks about how the ITS Service Center, Online Learning Services, and partners across campus are preparing for the fall semester. TRANSCRIPT: https://its.syr.edu/podcast4/
16 minutes | 10 months ago
Episode III: Video Lectures, Resources for New Graduates, and Liege Waffles
The Behind the Monitor gang returns to discuss how we're coping with working from home, how faculty can create engaging videos, and what resources are available for our new graduates (congratulations, Class of 2020!). And in our most controversial segment to date, the Behind the Monitor gang plays This or That, a game that just might tear this podcast apart. Go Orange!
20 minutes | a year ago
Episode II: Zoom, Phishing, and Pineapple on Pizza
In the second episode of Behind the Monitor, your hosts discuss Zoom, phishing scams, online testing and so much more. A cat also makes a cameo appearance. She would not be denied.
16 minutes | a year ago
Our Illustrious Debut: Online Learning, Working from Home, and What We Miss About Campus
The first episode of Behind the Monitor, the voices of ITS at Syracuse University.
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2020