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News Source: Wesley Alan Wright: Notes, Lessons, and Projects

…one more thing

  • October 3, 2017 @ 4:13 pm
    With respect to Tina’s 13 Lunas project http://www.uvm.edu/~lrg/13lunas/ and http://waw.w3.uvm.edu/lunas.php Which uses Flash to record video, I present Video capture via WebRTC http://waw.w3.uvm.edu/recordRtc A work in progress. No Safaris allowed.

Done

  • October 3, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
    I have pretty much either finished or abandoned all projects and duties, an I am prepared to vacate the premises. Thank you very much “Elvis has left the building.”

Free Books from my Bookshelf

  • September 13, 2017 @ 11:15 am
    Math, physics, computer science. And a signed copy of  The Art of Computer Programming Volume 1: Fundamental Algorithms (Donald E.Knuth).   Free for the taking, available only in Lafayette 407

ffmpeg barfs on .AVI file

  • September 5, 2017 @ 3:31 pm
    Entered on 08/31/2017 at 10:54 by juli@med.uvm.edu: Hi Wesley, I’ve uploaded 2 movies to the streaming.uvm.edu server, which are not going through. 1 is an avi file, the other a mp4 file. Are there issues with the server? Issues with ffmpeg. Exploratory … Continue reading

YoUVM admin tool: move ownership

  • September 1, 2017 @ 3:25 pm
    Figured out how to move ownership of a video from NetID1 to NetID2. Added it to Admin Panel => browse Videos => popup menu ‘Move’ Still some clean-up work to do before sending to production  

News Source: Frank's Activity Log

15. August 2018: Mittwoch

  • August 16, 2018 @ 6:58 am
    FP12 milestone achieved.

14. August 2018: Dienstag

  • August 15, 2018 @ 6:38 am
    Leap!

13. August 2018: Montag

  • August 14, 2018 @ 6:36 am
    On the one hand, but on the other...

10. August 2018: Freitag

  • August 13, 2018 @ 6:42 am
    Stuck process.

8. August 2018: Dienstag

  • August 10, 2018 @ 6:24 am
    Another day lost to a cloud solution that wasn't to be any work at all.

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Engaging Students on the First Day of Class

  • August 10, 2018 @ 6:00 am
    When I was an undergraduate, the first day of class was frequently predictable: syllabus, expectations, teacher’s introduction, a brief lesson, and early release. I tended to be more focused on who else was in the class (Do I know and … Continue reading

Creating Accessible Materials Reduces Stress Later

  • August 3, 2018 @ 8:15 am
    My mother’s words still ring in my ears: “Measure twice, cut once.” I did a lot of sewing growing up and have learned that one hasty snip of the shears can lead to frustration, loss of time, and cost of … Continue reading

3 Ways to Get Started Creating Accessible Documents

  • August 3, 2018 @ 8:04 am
    The following content was submitted to the Teaching Tips Consortium of the POD Network by Kevin S. Wilson, Instructional Design Consultant Center for Teaching and Learning, Boise State University Use your software’s formatting tools—especially styles—to create headings and subheadings. Text-editing … Continue reading

3 Ways to Get Started Creating Accessible Presentations

  • August 3, 2018 @ 8:03 am
    The following content was submitted to the Teaching Tips Consortium of the POD Network by Kevin S. Wilson, Instructional Design Consultant Center for Teaching and Learning, Boise State University Use the templates packaged with the slideshow software. Templates offer a … Continue reading

3 Ways to Get Starting Creating Accessible Images

  • August 3, 2018 @ 8:02 am
    The following content was submitted to the Teaching Tips Consortium of the POD Network by Kevin S. Wilson, Instructional Design Consultant Center for Teaching and Learning, Boise State University Use ALT tags to describe images. An ALT tag is a … Continue reading