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Author: Staff

Dec 17, 2018

Doctor of Design Student Aims to Design a Sustainable Food System

Mike Ortosky is pursuing his online Doctor of Design degree at NC State Design with the intention of reimagining a sustainable food system to benefit the health of the environment, economy, and North Carolina communities and beyond. 

An expo participant strolls through a water garden in downtown Raleigh through an untethered real-time 3D mobile virtual reality experience. The project is a collaboration between DELTA and the Department of Landscape Architecture in the College of Design.

Nov 6, 2018

A New Reality for Online Education

Online instruction at NC State is taking on a whole new meaning, thanks to emerging virtual reality technologies and the DELTA staff members who adapt them for faculty and staff to use. 

Oct 30, 2018

Launching the Doctor of Design Program: A Collaborative Journey

In collaboration with DELTA, the NC State College of Design launched the only online Doctor of Design program in the country. This flexibility is intended to converge technology, innovation, and academic rigor to create an effective program with a focus design investigation. Learn about the making of this program. 

Oct 19, 2018

Faculty Fellow Stacy Supak Enhances Online Learning Experience

As a DELTA Faculty Fellow, Stacy Supak will investigate how experiences in online courses influence student success. She specializes in online learning and teaches half of the credit hours at the Center for Geospatial Analytics. 

Jun 1, 2018

Award-Winning Game Teaches Cultural Competency

First Impressions, a virtual reality learning experience developed by DELTA and NC State Global Training Initiative, took home a bronze medal in the 2018 International Serious Play Awards, which recognize excellence in games designed for use in K-12 or higher education settings. 

A student uses her laptop at the Talley Student Union. Photo by Marc Hall

Feb 2, 2017

Get to Know: DELTA

Distance Education and Learning Technology Applications (DELTA) at NC State strengthens the university‚Äôs academic offerings by fully utilizing technology to serve all learners. This unit equips students for an increasingly interconnected, global society with outstanding educational experiences formed with innovative technologies and pedagogies.