OIT Video Conferencing Classroom
The OIT Video Conferencing Classroom is equipped with state-of-the-art Tandberg video conferencing equipment, and allows interactive real time exchange of voice, video, and data with other facilities across the region, country, or around the world. Our video conferencing facility is primarily used to foster teaching and learning at UMass Amherst and UMass System institutions. The room is also used by the UMass Amherst News Office to conduct remote interviews and for other news production activities. Academic Computing provides training and consulting on using video conferencing effectively as a teaching tool. This facility can also be used for the development of multimedia content through lecture capture or classroom based video production for use in teaching and podcasting. Administrative or departmental use can be arranged based on availability.