Resources and Information

HuskyCast

Powered by Canvas, Echo360, iTunes U, Mediasite, and RealMedia HuskyCast delivers classroom lecture audio, video and screen/document recordings. HuskyCast is used for online courses as well as on-campus supplemental course content. Mediasite and RealMedia are used to stream videos for a select group of Michigan Tech courses with content previously recorded live in a studio classroom.

Classrooms equipped with lecture capture technology are Rekhi G09, Rekhi 214, MEEM 111, MEEM 402, MEEM 406, Dow 642, Library 242 and Meese 110.

Canvas

Canvas is Michigan Tech's Learning Management System (or LMS). It provides the main way students submit assignments, take quizzes, download information, and discuss topics.

Echo360

Echo360 is the primary delivery method for HuskyCast. Echo360 delivers classroom lecture audio, video and screen/document recordings

iTunes

Michigan Tech on iTunes U is a service that enables faculty to deliver pre-recorded audio/video course content using Apple's iTunes software. iTunes U is also used for on-demand viewing of previsouly recorded commencement ceremonies.

Mediasite

Mediasite is used for supplemental HuskyCast content for a select number of online and on-campus courses previously recorded live in a studio classroom.

RealMedia

RealMedia is used for supplemental HuskyCast content for a select number of online and on-campus courses previously recorded live in a studio classroom