Central Web Services (CWS) creates and hosts Drupal and WordPress web sites.
Classroom Technology Services provides instructional and presentation technology for classrooms, conference facilities and special events.
Technology Across the Curriculum (TAC) supports the OSU teaching and learning community in the uses of educational technology through research, development, training, support, and assessment.
Media Services produces media and instructional products for media networks, web applications, DVD distribution and television. Staff also support videoconferencing, broadcasting and streaming infrastructure.
Student Multimedia Services (SMS) is a student-run, multimedia laboratory for OSU students. It provides multimedia facilities, equipment and technical support for students and faculty including equipment loan, poster printing, multimedia support and video editing.
Communication & Collaboration
Information Services (IS) seeks to create a technology ecosystem at OSU that enables scholarship and learning, as well and an environment in which innovation and academic excellence thrives. The IS strategic plan envisions a robust, scalable, and adaptable IT ecosystem that:
As a core unit in IS, Academic Technology's mission is to enrich OSU's academic ecosystem, enable innovative pedagogy and information sharing through effective use of technology, and enhance the student experience.
We attain our mission through:
Welcome to LInC, Oregon State University's Learning Innovation Center. Scheduled to open Fall 2015, OSU's newest classroom building will be a four-story, technology-rich learning environment, hosting over 2,300 general purpose classroom seats in state-of-the-art classrooms including arena- and parliament-style classrooms and a variety collaborative learning environments. The building will be home to the University Honors College (UHC) and the Integrated Learning Resource Center (ILRC) which co-locates the Center for Teaching and Learning and Academic Technology, including Media Services, Classroom Technology Services and Technology Across the Curriculum (TAC), creating a dynamic teaching and learning support center for OSU faculty and students.
LInC is located west of the Women's Building, north of Austin Hall and south of the Agricultural & Life Sciences building.
See renderings of the building's interior...
Read about the pedagoical goals for the Learning Innovation Center:
See the floorplans...
Watch the progress on the webcam...
See how close we are to completion in this collection of photos from the Golden Jubilee (class of 1965) tour hosted by the OSU Alumni Assocation (photos by Hannah O'Leary):