Yearly Archives: 2013

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December 27, 2013

Digital Video Recording Studio Provides Web-Ready Video Recordings

December 27th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Instructional Media Services, Video Recording|Tags: , , , , , , |

The digital recording studio in room L27 of The Pyle Center provides a small studio for recording YouTube videos. The studio is equipped with: an HD webcam and microphone laptop for running presentation graphics computer with YouTube recording software rear [...]

November 29, 2013

Learning Resources

November 29th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Learning Design & Training|

General Resources Choosing between Blackboard Collaborate, WebEx and WisLine Anytime Web (WEB) ICS services comparison: Webconferencing vs. Videoconferencing vs. Webcasting vs. Audioconferencing (PDF) ICS Learning Design Team (for questions, demos, trainings and free consultations) Webconferencing (Blackboard Collaborate, WebEX, Mediasite) Resources What is webconferencing? [...]

ICS Provides Webcast Services for UW Flex Option Kick-Off Event

November 25th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Webcast, WisLine Suite|Tags: , , , , , , , |

With a click of the mouse, the first UW Flex student, Aaron Apel, submitted his application to the new UW degree program. Thanks to the ICS' WisLine Webcast service,  stakeholders, media and potential new students from around the State were [...]

October 21, 2013

New Ultra Bright LCD Projection Package Added

October 21st, 2013|Categories: Extension Conference Centers, ICS, Instructional Media Services, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

We have just added a new LCD projection package to enable clear, bright images and projection in The Pyle Center and The Lowell Center lounges. The new venue projector beams out 6000 lumens for incredible image quality in rooms with [...]

September 4, 2013

Using the Administrative Videoconference Network

September 4th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Learning Design & Training|Tags: , , , |

The Administrative Videoconference Network (AVN) provides videoconference support for administrative meetings at University of Wisconsin System campuses. University staff often have questions about how to use the AVN, so ICS staff prepared some guides to the service: AVN Help Guide: [...]

August 19, 2013

Re-designed ICS web site

August 19th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, ICS, News|Tags: , , |

Welcome to the re-designed ICS web site. We’re pleased to announce the complete re-design and re-launch of the ICS web site. With new features galore, the site makes it much easier to navigate through our information, to communicate with us, [...]

Learning Design & Client Success

August 9th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Learning Design & Training|Tags: , |

The ICS Learning Design and Training team is here to help ICS customers and partners develop their programs. Our instructional design services are free to anyone using the distance learning and instructional media services in The Pyle Center or The [...]

Welcome to the ICS Blog

August 9th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Instructional Media Services, News, WisLine Suite|Tags: , , , , , , |

Thanks for visiting our new site. At Instructional Communications Systems our mission is to help you connect your ideas with the people you need to reach wherever they live or work. We can help you do that through a variety of collaborative communications products and services, and we provide the support you need to make your communications successful.

Room 314 Collaborative Space

August 8th, 2013|Categories: About ICS, Instructional Media Services, Learning Design & Training, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Collaborative Room at The Pyle Center Room 314 is designed as a collaborative learning space. The room is equipped with everything you need to hold collaborative meetings and conferences at-a-distance with high-definition video conferencing, web conferencing, and web casting. The [...]

Connecting Ideas. Transforming Learning.

August 2nd, 2013|Categories: About ICS, ICS, UW-Extension|Tags: , |

Whether you need to communicate with a colleague across town or across the country, Instructional Communications Systems (ICS) can connect you. From audioconferencing to videoconferencing and webconferencing to webcasting, we have the technology and the experience to handle your tele-collaborative and distance learning needs.