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The 2016 NJEDge Annual Conference was a resounding success

August 15th, 2016|

Quilt Member Spotlight: NJEDge.Net

quilt_logoIt isn’t easy to prepare for an event as destructive as Hurricane Sandy, but one Quilt member played a significant role in helping local, state and federal governments stay connected before, during and after the natural disaster rocked New Jersey last year.

April 25th, 2013|

2013 Faculty Showcase: A Great Success!

The 14th NJEDge.Net Faculty Showcase at Georgian Court University was a great success…

April 25th, 2013|

EDTV20 Receives Second Consecutive Telly Award

For the second consecutive year Sussex County Community Colleges EDTV20 two person production team has been honored with a prestigious Telly award.
This year’s honor was awarded for the team’s production of the Colleges television commercial that ran on local and regional cable networks. The EDTV20 production team produces all the colleges’ commercials, training and broadcast materials in-house with student assistants, saving the college the high costs of outside production services. This year’s award follows on the heels of the Telly awarded to the college for the production of the mini documentary “The Way Up” a behind the scenes look at the growth of Vernon Townships High Schools robotics program.

Tony Selimo has spearheaded EDTV20 for several years. This is the second consecutive Telly Award to Sussex for excellence. We congratulate Tony and will honor him at this year’s Summer Luncheon on  July 25, 2013 at the Breakers.

April 24th, 2013|

Virtualization and Community Cloud at Institute of Advance Study

“…[T]oday’s conference was very good. All the speakers were very very good. Wish I had the opportunity to sit in all sessions and tracks as they were very interesting.”

April 16th, 2013|

2013 Faculty Showcase at Georgian Court a Success!

Every spring NJEDge sponsors a day-long event at one of its member institutions to showcase faculty best practices. Targeted to educators from K-12, higher education, institutional research, and healthcare related teaching this is an opportunity for them to show their work to NJ colleagues…

April 16th, 2013|

Rainforest Connection – 11th year anniversary

The Rainforest Connection Live! brings scientists and educators in remote rainforest locations into classrooms via webcam to talk about lessons in ecology, native cultures, and conservation. In its 11th year, the RFC team will be webcasting from rainforest in Panama from February 18 – March 1 and cloud forest March 7, 8, and 14. In April and May they will be connecting from Thailand and Borneo.

Go to website for more information: http://www.montclair.edu/csam/prism/rainforest-connection/

April 2nd, 2013|

Cole W. Complese, Penn State

April 2nd, 2013|

Member highlight: Sussex County Community College

The Telly Award winning Sussex County Community College film and video program recently received 2, Zephyr Steadicam EFP units by The Tiffen Company of Hauppauge New York, to add to its production inventory. Students in Television production and Cinematography will be able to utilize the advanced industry standard camera support system in classroom projects and to support locally produced programming for the colleges TV station EDTV20. “The acquisition of these units will enhance the total production experience for our students as they prepare for the entertainment production industry”, according to Director of EDTV20 and Coordinator of The Video, Film and Journalism programs at SCCC Tony Selimo. “ We have produced two documentaries over the last two academic years and have others on the books in the planning stage”. “These units will enhance our ability to produce more sophisticated features”, Selimo said. The units will be used in sports, news and music video productions as well as documentaries, small features college commercials promotional materials..

Tony Selimo

Student, Darryl Curry

 

April 2nd, 2013|

NJVid wins 2012 WOW Award from WCET

“The significance of the WOW Award is more than just some cool, new technology tools,” notes James Bowey, professor at Winona State University and chair of the WOWAwards Committee.

NJVID have just won this year’s WOW award from WCET for their dedication to NJVid.  This prestigious prize is given to three candidates that show exceptional efforts in implementing technology in higher education, especially in outstanding innovation, quality improvement, or achievements in using educational technology tools, techniques, or services.

Our congratulations to the NJVID team :  Many thanks for a job well done.

To read more about the WOW award : http://wcet.wiche.edu/advance/wcet-awards
October 15th, 2012|