#CANISIUSCIC – Augmented Reality + Google Maps: Integrating Skills with Zest!

#CANISIUSCIC - Augmented Reality + Google Maps: Integrating Skills with Zest!

Kathleen Gradel, a Professor at SUNY Fredonia, gave a wonderful presentation on augmented reality (AR) and Google Maps. Early in her presentation, she provided a couple of definitions of AR.

Augmented reality adds graphics, sounds, haptic feedback and smell to the natural world as it exists.

“…Augmented reality blurs the line between what’s real and what;s computer-generated by enhancing what we see, hear, feel and smell.

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#CANISIUSCIC – Google Sites: Portfolio Platform & Alternative Course Repository

#CANISIUSCIC - Google Sites: Portfolio Platform & Alternative Course Repository

Yesterday, Canisius College put on a highly informative technology training day. I picked up a lot of great ideas. The first presentation was by Marya Grande, an Associate Professor in the School of Education and Human Services. In her presentation, she shared how she used Google Sites as a portfolio platform and a course repository. Continue reading