Teaching, Learning & Research

Trunk Learning Management System

Trunk is a new online environment designed to facilitate teaching, learning, and assessment at Tufts. Trunk enables the sharing of knowledge and new models of collaboration within and across disciplines, at Tufts and beyond. Trunk is powered by Sakai, an open source collaboration and learning environment that has been developed by the educational community. Sakai […]

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Kenexa 2x Recruit

Kenexa 2x Recruit has been replaced by the new Taleo recruiting system.  To get started, go to new Careers at Tufts page http://jobs.hr.tufts.edu.    

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Portable Videoconferencing Available!

Tufts University has recently received four new Portable Videoconferencing units. These units are the size of a small suitcase and will allow you to set up a videoconference easily in any location that has access to the Tufts wired network. Currently there are two units on the Medford Campus and one unit each on the […]

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Computer Labs in the HHSL Learning Resource Center

The HHSL Library has two computer labs available for instructional classes by faculty, staff and Tufts Medical Center employees. The Computer Labs are available for use by students and staff when there are not classes. For more information on the Computer labs, please visit the Computer Labs and Resources page the Hirsh Health Sciences Library.

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Loaner laptops for use in the Hirsh Health Sciences Library

The Hirsh Health Sciences Library provides laptop computers equipped with wireless ethernet cards for loan to eligible borrowers for use within the library. The laptops are configured with Microsoft Office and Firefox. Users can use the laptops to access the internet For more information on eligibility and policies, please visit the Wireless Laptop Checkout page […]

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UIT Training Tipsheets

University Information Technology (UIT) has created and posted a number of tipsheets on the following topics: Communication Tools Office 2010 Office 2011 for Mac Web Network Storage UIT Change Control Remote Collaboration Tools Other In order to access these tip sheets, please go to http://training.uit.tufts.edu/tips.asp

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How do I access online journals?

Online journals are hosted by the Hirsh Health Sciences Library and can be accessed at http://www.library.tufts.edu/hsl/resources/ejalpha.html. Your Tufts username and password or library login ID will be required to access most online journals, as access is restricted to most of these resources.

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Spark

A suite of communication and collaboration software that includes wikis (Confluence), blogs (wordPress and moveableType), maps, mediaMarkup, podcasts, webConferencing (Adobe Connect), and forums. https://spark.uit.tufts.edu

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IClicker / Personal Response System

Tuft School of Medicine owns the iClicker system that allows the audience to respond to surveys  in real-time during a presentation.  This service is supported by Educational Media and detailed information can be found at http://go.tufts.edu/clicker. iClicker is installed in the following locations: Behrakis Auditorium within the Jaharis Building Posner Hall Auditorium Dublois Auditorium within […]

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Audio-Visual Consultation

Provided by Educational Media http://tufts-emc.org/

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Live Web Streaming and Room Overflow

EMC has Live Web Streaming capabilities in Windows Media, Silverlight and Adobe Flash formats.  Perhaps you have seen us at Tufts Commencement or viewed the Tufts Commencement live in the past.  We have been developing and extending this service over the past couple of years to include lecture room overflow, live streaming of symposiums and […]

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Media Conversions and Duplication Services

Provided by Educational Media http://tufts-emc.org/pages/services.php

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Teleconferencing and Videoconferencing Equipment and Services

Provided by Educational Media http://tufts-emc.org/ Video conferencing is available in the following rooms Sackler 802, Behrakis, Jaharis 118, Jaharis 272,  and two mobile carts within the Sackler Building. Future installations include Jaharis 508, M+V 105, Sackler 114, Perry Conference Room

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Media equipment for seminars and events

Provided by Educational Media http://tufts-emc.org/

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Video and Audio Recording

Provided by Educational Media http://tufts-emc.org

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Classroom IT Management

Educational Media provides support for IT in the classroom. Tufts University School of Medicine has implemented technologies in the classroom, such as podium computers, lecture capture, video conferencing, classroom response systems.

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Clinical Skills and Simulation Center

The Tufts University School of Medicine Clinical Skills and Medical Simulation Center is a recently renovated 9,000 square-foot training facility located at 35 Kneeland Street on the Boston campus. The center consists of a 50-person classroom, 12 patient exam rooms, three simulation rooms, four conference rooms, three observation/monitoring rooms, a lounge for standardized patients, and […]

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Resource Reservation

Dean Evans Resource Reservation system is currently being implemented as a joint collaboration between HHSL and OIT. The system will primarily be used by the Office of Educational Affairs to assist with classroom reservations.

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Lecture Capture

The Echo360 lecture capture system includes components that allow the automation of capturing, packaging, publishing, and distributing recorded content. The Echo360 system generates a variety of file-types for playback on the web or on mobile devices. Format types include a full rich-media capture (Flash version), a podcast version (audio-only .mp3 file), and a VODcast, which […]

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Cisco Jabber Video for telepresence

Tufts provides desktop videoconferencing through a software product named Cisco Jabber Video for Telepresence. To find out more information regarding accounts and software availability, please follow the link below. http://uit.tufts.edu/?pid=761&c=495

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