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Nate Jorgensen Appointed to UW System Committee

ICS’ teleconference technician Nate Jorgensen has been appointed by the UW-Extension / UW Colleges Chancellor Ray Cross to serve as UW-Extension’s representative on the Educational Media Technology Council (EMTC). EMTC’s membership is comprised of one appointed representative from each UW

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Wisconsin Supreme Court conducts first videoconference public hearing

Chief Justice Shirley S. Abrahamson thanks UW-Extension Instructional Communications Systems for assistance UW-Extension’s Instructional Communications Systems (ICS) recently supported the Wisconsin Supreme Court to successfully host the court’s first-ever public hearing using videoconferencing. Members of the Court needed to receive

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WisLine Anytime User Guides Available

Have you tried ICS’s new reservationless audio conference service yet? If you have then you may have questions about how to use the online dashboard and the web conference add-on. To help answer those questions, we’ve just added a WisLine

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ICS Introduces Reservationless Audio Conference Service: WisLine Anytime

Instructional Communications Systems (ICS), University of Wisconsin-Extension, is pleased to announce its newest service, WisLine Anytime. WisLine Anytime is an on-demand, self-service audio conference service that can be used at any time from anywhere. WisLine Anytime offers the following advantages:

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ICS Colleagues to Retire Today

Retiring from ICS today: Jamie Poindexter, Director of Engineering and Service Development with 35 years of experience at ICS, and Michele Jacques, Manager of Digital Media and Web Development, with 13 years of experience at ICS. Please join us in

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WisLine Suite of Telecommunication Services in Jeopardy

The Joint Finance Committee Omnibus motion related to higher education, including telecommunications, which passed last Friday jeopardizes Instructional Communication Systems (ICS)’s suite of WisLine services. The impact of the JFC proposal for ICS clients, partners, and customers would be devastating.

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ICS Introduces New Rates for WisLine Suite of Services

Instructional Communications Systems (ICS) is introducing new rates for WisLine Audio, WisLine Web, and WisLine Video effective July 1, 2011. Dr. Eddie Loo, Director of ICS, said, “We understand the challenging economic times our clients and customers are facing. ICS

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