AI has come a long way from IBM's Deep Blue became the first computer to beat a chess champion when it defeated Russian grandmaster Garry Kasparov in 1997, but it is fair to say robots are not quite ready to take our jobs.
Electronic Lab Notebooks are, at their simplest, a digital version of the traditional bound paper notebook. ELNs can be useful for STEM and non-STEM fields alike, and ITS would love to partner with faculty to implement ELNs at Pomona.
While visual design can often take a back seat in planning a course, visuals can help to enhance learning when used correctly. This guide helps to break down some of the fundamentals of learning-focused visual design.
In preparation for the fall 2021 semester, we are introducing a new version of Sakai. This update comes with a variety of changes and improvements, all of which aim to make Sakai a user-friendly, intuitive, and helpful platform.
A new academic year is underway and ITS is thrilled to welcome everyone back to campus! Over the summer, we have been hard at work to ensure an improved teaching and learning experience for the Pomona Community this fall.
As we approach the end of the Spring 2021 semester, we would like to give a BIG thanks to all our student employees for their dedication and hard work throughout this uniquely challenging remote academic year.
Like most colleges, Pomona College shifted to online-only instruction in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now that the College is eyeing a fall return to campus, we wanted to reflect on takeaways from a year of online learning.
The shift to online learning at Pomona College has opened up new avenues for faculty and staff to connect with students through technology. One such tool for librarians at Pomona College has been Sakai.