PAVE Systems installed the Centre's integrated AV and communications systems... One attractive solution from the company's continuing efforts at NUS was the complete AV solution integrated into the SMART Lecture Theatre, which provided a seamless and fully efficient AV System, complete with control system and video-conferencing setup, for Distance Learning, Presentation and Teaching.
in Knowledge Enterprise, January 2009 - Vol 8 No 6
INNOVATION was the catchphrase at the 9th Distance Learning and the Internet (DLI) Conference (19-22 Nov 2008) organised by the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU). Two NUS teams from the University’s Computer Centre and the Centre for Instructional Technology were among the 60 participants comprising technologists, teachers and researchers from 14 APRU member institutions attending the conference.
..CIT's new service — Nexus — serves to plug the gap between private and public accessible learning systems. It encompasses personal services beyond just a tool for learning. It Connects, Live, and Learn.
Nexus allows you to access IVLE, NUS Libraries services, Network TV and webcast lectures directly from a single presentation dashboard. You can also view external services like Facebook, Flickr, YouTube and games from the same tabbed interface. For your convenience, we have made available some predefined services in Nexus.
Jointly launched in 2007 with CIT, the NUS Online Community may not be as attractive and features-rich as Facebook or mySpace, but, it serves to bring community value to our students, staff and alumni, congregating in the online space...
So far, 13 Alumni Chapter sites, 13 Alumni Reunion sites, 1514 personal websites, 250 community sites and 15 hosted sites have been established since its launch. Why not give it a go at this downturn period where every dollar matters.