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Teaching & Learning: Digital Studio  

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Description: The Teaching & Learning Digital Studio has the software and hardware you need to create powerful, multimedia-based communications. Develop your new media literacy skills by consistently checking out the T&L Digital Studio's blog and by following us on Twitter! From these constantly-flowing streams of content, you will learn about the power of multimedia to craft a message. You will learn about new tools, techniques, and technologies -- and at the same time, discover innovative ideas to positively impact your pedagogy. While you are there, be sure to subscribe to our RSS feed.

So come on down to the T&L Digital Studio in the basement of the Hekman Library (HL121); let us help you build your new media literacy skills today!
 
 
Location: Hekman Library Room 121 (HL121)  
 
Contact information: 616.526.5885
DigitalStudio@calvin.edu
 
 
Hours of operation:

Open: 8:00AM - 5:00PM Monday through Friday.

Staffed: Staffing levels/times vary each semester. Please contact the Digital Studio if you need to arrange for specific assistance.

The T&L Digital Studio Student Staff Consultants for 2016-2017 are:

  • Seth Altena who specializes in:
    • Digital video
    • Web design and production
    • Graphic design and production
    • Image editing
  • Matt Sweda who specializes in:
    • Music design and production
    • Digital photography
    • Digital video
    • Digital audio
    • Web design and production
    • Graphic design and production
    • Image editing
  • Scout Tosi who specializes in:
    • Graphic design and production
    • Apple's suite of tools (iPhoto, Keynote, Pages, iMovie)
    • Writing
    • Communications
 
 
Featured software:
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Apple Logic Pro X, Reaper, Kontakt, Final Cut X, Motion, Compressor
  • Apple iLife
  • Remark Office OMR 2014 from Gravic
  • ScreenFlow
 
 
Services: Some of the areas that we can assist you with include:
  • Creating your own music using:
    • Garageband
    • Logic Pro X
    • Reaper
    • Kontakt
  • Creating your own desktop screen recordings using:
    • Telestream's ScreenFlow
    • Blackboard Collaborate
    • Adobe Captivate
  • Scanning:
    • Photos
    • Slides
    • Documents / Optical Character Recognition (OCR) process in order to save files as editable Word documents
  • Editing images
  • Working with digital audio and digital video
  • Scanning tests
  • Maximizing your use of Moodle
  • Editing web pages
  • Converting files/formats
  • Burning discs
 
 
For training-related needs:  
 

 

Create your own music in the Digital Studio by using one or more of the following tools:
Logic Pro X | Reaper | Kontakt | GarageBand