Press Room

Academic Technologies’ pressroom features media coverage and news releases highlighting our initiatives and innovations that fulfill our mission to enrich the teaching and learning experience at GW.

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Bringing a World of Possibilities to your Classroom

September 05, 2014

Introducing web conferencing and wireless presentation technology to the classroom, and bringing you a realm of new possibilities.

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Change to Classroom and Lab Computer Login Process

August 15, 2014

Starting in fall 2014, use your GW NetID and password to log into AT-supported classroom and lab computers.

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Milken Institute School of Public Health classrooms now online

June 24, 2014

AT's award-winning design team helped to create the unique learning spaces in the new GWSPH building.

UBTech 2014

John Arpino presents at UBTech 2014

June 17, 2014

Mr. Arpino discusses the planning process, phases and strategies implemented in the digital transition project at GW.

Digital infrastructure is increasingly important

Going from Analog to Digital

April 01, 2014

As GW undergoes a four-year digital transition, John Arpino discusses why updating an entire campus’ AV system is a sizable, but increasingly necessary investment.

Update your Mac Print Driver

Update for Colonial Printing Mac Driver

March 18, 2014

Colonial Printing has released a new print driver that resolves known printing problems on Mac computers. Download the updated driver.

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P.B. Garrett Honored as ‘Premier IT Leader’

March 17, 2014

Technology magazine names GW’s associate provost and chief academic technology officer one of its top 100 IT executives.

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Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader: P.B. Garrett

February 24, 2014

Computerworld names the chief academic technology officer as an exceptional leader in the technology community. 

Lecture Capture Partnership with School of Nursing

Successful Use of Lecture Capture in GW School of Nursing (PDF)

February 11, 2014

Echo360 case study discusses GW School of Nursing's partnership with Academic Technologies to develop active learning space that met shared goals.

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New Printing Kiosks in Dorms

December 19, 2013

Colonial Printing kiosks are now available in Potomac Hall, South Hall, Ivory Towers, and Phillip Amsterdam Hall.

GW Lecture Capture Upgrade

GW Lecture Capture Upgrade

December 19, 2013

Starting spring 2014, enhanced features will allow students and instructors to bookmark content, engage in collaborative discussions, and download recorded course content.

Nursing Webinar

GW Uses Experiential Learning and Video to Shape Health Sciences Professionals

December 12, 2013

Academic Technologies and School of Nursing discuss the design of the Nursing Simulation Lab. 

Cutting-Edge Technology Used in Nursing Simulation Lab

GW Wins Award for Cutting-Edge Technology Used in Nursing Simulation Lab

May 01, 2013

The Nursing Simulation Lab enables students to gain experience in a "virtual hospital" environment.


MOOCs: The Future of Higher Education?

April 17, 2013

Academic Technologies hosted a discussion on how MOOCs have the ability to add to, not endanger, the current higher education landscape.


GW's top officials cautiously embraced the power of MOOCs

April 12, 2013

Top officials agree it is nearly impossible to gauge where MOOCs will take universities at an event hosted by Academic Technologies.