Office of Instructional Technology

We provide faculty, staff and students the resources necessary to use technology as a tool to achieve their educational and operational goals.

Check out our training calendar!

Connect to the OIT Virtual Helpdesk 

  • Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Call us at (219) 989-2873

  • Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Email oit@pnw.edu 

  • Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The in-person hours for OIT locations have been abbreviated due to COVID-19.  Please note that these hours may change again at any time as the situation develops.  Thank you for your understanding.

All appointments must adhere to the “Safe Appointment Procedure Guidelines” highlighted in the Google Document and made 24 hours ahead of time, during regular business hours.

Email oit@pnw.edu to begin the conversation.

  • Monday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday and Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Supported Services Include

PNW is committed to providing equal access to educational programs, services, activities and events.

Our office can help train you on how to make your content accessible. Refer to our website with our getting started resources.

Our learning management system which replaced Blackboard Learn.

Camtasia
From narrating PowerPoint slides to creating in-video quizzes that integrate with BrightSpace, you can use this computer-screen recording and video-editing software to enhance learning.

Kaltura
Available to faculty and students, this platforms offers easy, adaptable screen recording capabilities in classroom and on personal devices.

Google Apps (Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Slides, Hangouts and Meet)
This set of cloud-based applications found within your PNW Google account can store files and media, provide collaborative opportunities, support video conferencing and sync across devices.

Microsoft Office 365 (OneDrive, OneNote, Word, PowerPoint)
Office 365 is an online cloud-based platform that uses your @purdue.edu email to store files and media, provide collaborative opportunities and sync across devices.

Faculty-Instructional Classrooms
From flexible learning spaces to lecture-capture rooms, select a classroom to schedule recorded lectures.

Students-Labs and Classrooms
Find a lab or classroom that has LockDown Browser and other PNW supported software.

Available to faculty and staff, this powerful survey tool lets you create, distribute, and track surveys that can be as simple or as complex as needed to meet your needs.

Refer to our website for resources on getting started.

The Respondus tool, for faculty, is an exam-creation and testing tool that can be used to import/export assessments to and from the LMS, Brightspace.

It can be accompanied by a LockDown Browser tool, for students, that prevents navigating outside a testing window during testing time.

WebEx
WebEx is an on-demand collaborative web meeting and conferencing software used to present webinars, hold class online or provide virtual office hours.

Zoom for Brightspace

 

Contact Us

Katie Brown

Katie Brown

Senior Educational Technologist


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Lara Wolters

Lara Wolters

Educational Technologist


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Jessica Orr

Jessica Orr

Educational Technologist


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