Online Resources for Learning and Teaching

New College is providing resources for students and faculty to support continued learning and teaching online. These resources will be updated frequently.

Student Resources

Canvas Mobile App

Canvas Conferencing Tool: Big Blue Button 

Software Available via the Virtual Lab

  • 3MB
  • Adobe Reader
  • ArcGIS PRO lab
  • ClustalX2
  • Dia
  • drpython
  • eclipse
  • GeneDoc
  • GRE PowerPrep II
  • HyperRESEARCH
  • IBM SPSS
  • IDLE
  • Logger Pro
  • LyX
  • Maple
  • MEGA6
  • PascalGT
  • putty
  • Python (x, y)
  • Python Interpreter
  • R i386
  • R x64
  • RStudio
  • RunGTAP
  • SAS
  • SAS Enterprise Guide
  • SAS Studio
  • SCiTE
  • StataIC
  • Student Explorit
  • Virtual Studio
  • WinAr135
  • WinSCP

IT has detailed guides on their website describing how faculty and students can set up their access to them. 80 concurrent sessions of the virtual desktop are available.

Tutors

  • Teaching Assistants and Peer Tutors have been asked to continue working remotely with students for pay. If you cannot access your Peer Tutor, or if you do not have a Peer Tutor and need one, please write to your professor and Associate Provost Sherman (sherman@ncf.edu), and they will try to help.
  • Success Coaches are available to work with students remotely. Book an appointment through https://ncf.mywconline.com/.
  • QRC Tutors – Students can self-enroll in the QRC course. Students who have previously enrolled for QRC are already enrolled. 
  • SWAs will be available for online appointments after spring break, and we encourage students to make appointments on WConline as usual after spring break. During spring break, WRC will be adjusting the online schedule, as there will be some SWAs who will need to change or block out their hours. If pre-existing appointments need to be cancelled on our end, we will reach out to reschedule. If you know you will no longer be needing an appointment that you pre-scheduled, we ask that you cancel it or let us know and we will cancel it. 

IRB Submissions

  • The IRB deadline for fall research using human subjects has passed. For spring, please see the following: All instructions and required application forms are located on the Info Page of the Axiom Mentor website. This software can be reached via the myNCF page. Any questions regarding Mentor or the IRB process not answered there can be addressed to irb@ncf.edu. IRB Administration will be available during this time and virtual appointments can be scheduled in Google Hangouts. 

Student Research and Travel Grants

  • The deadline for funding for fall has passed.  For information about the next funding cycle, see here: SRTG program, including guidelines and the proposal application form. 
  • If there are any questions, please contact Assistant Director for Fellowships Duane Smith.

CEO Career Support

  • Schedule an appointment via myNCF by clicking on Handshake. Then click, “Career Center” followed by “Appointments”.
  • Check the Events menu in Handshake and/or NovoConnect for status updates on CEO events.

Cook Library

Student Success Programs

  • Student Disability Services
    Students may continue to complete online requests for accommodations. Assistant Director for Student Disabilities Services Joe Mayer continues to be available for phone appointments.  Please email him at disabilityservices@ncf.edu or call 941-487-4637.
  • Student Support – Case Manager
    Students, faculty and staff may continue to submit SST reports through the Student Support Team app on myNCF App Gateway.  Please complete the Student of Concern Form. Case Management will continue to provide support and advocacy services to students via telephone appointments. The Case Manager, Regina Rodarte may be reached at rrodarte@ncf.edu or by phone at 941-487-4510.
  • Student Success Center
    The Student Success Center will be continuing its services via google hangout and phone appointments. Students may schedule an appointment with a Student Success Coach through the regular online scheduling system at  https://ncf.mywconline.com/  (be sure to select the Student Success Center Schedule under available schedules beneath the login). Once the students selects an appointment slot, a Student Success Coach will send the student a google hangout invite for a video call at the scheduled time. Students who do not have video call capabilities should request a phone appointment.  For questions please email Kaylie Stokes at kstokes@ncf.edu.

 

Faculty Resources

Faculty Resources for Bacc and Thesis Evaluation Forms

 

Mastering Canvas

Faculty can self-enroll in the Mastering Canvas course to have access to detailed tutorials.

Canvas Conferencing Tool: Big Blue Button

We are happy to announce the upgrade to the Canvas Conferences premium subscription to BigBlueButton is now complete. With the upgrade, we have a private server for our institution lowering the chance of interruptions. Recorded BigBlueButton sessions will now not be auto-deleted. Users will see each other’s video cameras without making the participants moderators. For a detailed tutorial on using BigBlueButton, please see
the Mastering Canvas Course module on Virtual Live Lessons.

Additional Big Blue Button YouTube tutorial videos for faculty 

Software Available via the Virtual Lab

  • 3MB
  • Adobe Reader
  • ArcGIS PRO lab
  • ClustalX2
  • Dia
  • drpython
  • eclipse
  • GeneDoc
  • GRE PowerPrep II
  • HyperRESEARCH
  • IBM SPSS
  • IDLE
  • Logger Pro
  • LyX
  • Maple
  • MEGA6
  • PascalGT
  • putty
  • Python (x, y)
  • Python Interpreter
  • R i386
  • R x64
  • RStudio
  • RunGTAP
  • SAS
  • SAS Enterprise Guide
  • SAS Studio
  • SCiTE
  • StataIC
  • Student Explorit
  • Virtual Studio
  • WinAr135
  • WinSCP

IT has detailed guides on their website describing how faculty and students can set up their access to them. 80 concurrent sessions of the virtual desktop are available.

Google Hangout

Google Hangouts is providing free access to advanced Hangouts Meet, their video conferencing tool, until July 1, 2020.  NCF already provides Hangouts, and this is an enhancement of Hangout.

• ETS Monday Minute on Google Hangout

VPN to Access Files When Off Campus

VPN allows you to access your campus computer files when you are off campus. If you do not have this already, contact the help desk via phone (ext 4350), email (helpdesk@ncf.edu), or ticket (schooldude). 

ICPSR

New College faculty have access to many resources through the Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Faculty use their NCF email address to set up an account.

Recording a Video Lecture

ACE 113 is available for recording video lectures by appointment. Make an appointment at this link.

Webcams and Headsets

IT department has 30 webcams and headsets with microphones to loan to faculty members who may need them:  email helpdesk@ncf.edu

Phone Forwarding

Find instructions for forwarding your office phone to your cell or home phone at https://www.ncf.edu/it/help-information/voiceip-telephony/ under the Quick Reference Guide.

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