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Northwestern IT Services & Support: Media & Design

Northwestern University IT Services & Support: Media & Design

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Experience Acquia Chicago

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:34:37 +0000

The Media and Design software development team recently attended Experience Acquia Chicago.  The half-day summit showcased a long list of customer success stories including Acquia, AMD, SAB Miller, Purina, Tesla, and Xerox. During Experience Acquia detailed how companies are using the newly launch Acquia products to help manage their web presence. Specifically, Lynne Capozzi, presented

Congratulations Northwestern Dance Marathon!

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 18:12:29 +0000

Congratulations to the dancers, the NUDM committees and the co-chairs, and to all the donors that made this year’s event another wonderful example of our Northwestern community giving back. We were proud here in Northwestern IT to help, in our own way, by providing the live streaming and support to NUDM again this year. As

Northwestern Dance Marathon 2018

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 04:32:48 +0000

The Northwestern IT Media & Design team is excited to be supporting Northwestern University’s annual Dance Marathon – partnering this year with Cradles to Crayons and the Evanston Community Foundation. The 2018 live stream has helped connect 1700+ viewers from over 36 countries to this incredible event!   Photos by Nate Bartlett

Dance Marathon 2018 Kickoff

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 01:33:15 +0000

Our behind-the-scenes crew, kicking off Northwestern University Dance Marathon 2018. The live broadcast can be found here. See you in 30 hours!          

New Voice Tracker app – Early Adopters Session at the Bienen School of Music

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 21:32:29 +0000

I was especially pleased to return to Bienen School of Music today (I’m an alumnus, DMA’14) with my team from IT S&S Media and Design Nick Gertonson, Len Brashear, and Heather Haseley (IT S&S Teaching and Learning Technologies). We presented the new Voice Tracker app interactive mockups to early adopters from Prof. Terry Brancaccio’s class.

IT S&S provides training session for the MSiA student cohort

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:01:36 +0000

The IT Services & Support, Media & Design and Academic Software Development teams, partnered with the MSiA program (Master of Science in Analytics at the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern) to offer guidance and training to the MSiA student cohort on Amazon Web Services, Python & Flask, and HTML/CSS theming. On the AWS, python

A Fresh Look for the Data Science Initiative Website

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 21:12:46 +0000

The Data Science Initiative (DSI) at Northwestern has just launched a brand new website today with the help of the IT S&S Media & Design Web Team! The updated DSI site now includes the official branding components from Global Marketing & Communications and rich media content scattered throughout the site. In addition to the design

A Tour Of The Segal Design Institute

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 17:38:42 +0000

The Media and Design software development team is currently working with the Segal Design Institute at Northwestern to design and develop an online platform for creating and deploying safety training courses across multiple universities. These safety courses will introduce students to the variety of techniques and machinery in their respective University shops. During our software

When Stars Collide: A Neutron Star Death Spiral

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:00:19 +0000

“An international research collaboration, including four Northwestern University astronomers, is the first to detect the spectacular collision of two neutron stars in a nearby galaxy using both gravitational waves and light.” (source: LIGO-Virgo/Northwestern) We had the honor and joy of working with a group of amazing Northwestern astrophysicists to help tell the story of this

2017 Alumni Reunion Week!

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 21:24:57 +0000

AMPS welcomes our diverse and talented alumni this weekend. They’ll have the opportunity to explore campus, reconnect with classmates, attended great lectures, and watch some ‘Cats football! Welcome back Alums!