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ICS Teams with UW-Madison for Live Stream of Titan Arum Blooming

The ICS Instructional Media Services team partnered this week with the UW-Madison to provide a live stream of the Titan Arum, better known as the corpse plant, blossoming at the D.C. Smith Greenhouse.  ICS provided the webcam and streaming services

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Posted in ICS, Instructional Media Services, Streaming Video, UW-Extension

ICS Client Wins National Rich Media Award

Congratulations to ICS client, the UW-Madison Center for Financial Security, for receiving the Rich Media Impact Award for Excellence in Education from Sonic Foundry. Nicole Truog, associate director of the center, and Greg Cichy, ICS Teleconference Technician, accepted the award

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Posted in ICS, UW-Extension, Webcasting, WisLine

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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Posted in ICS, UW-Extension, Videoconferencing, WisLine

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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Posted in Webconferencing, Videoconferencing, Audioconferencing, Webcasting, UW-Extension, ICS, WisLine

Connecting Ideas with ICS – Open House

You’re cordially invited to a special Connecting Ideas Open House at The Pyle Center. When: Tuesday, December 14, 2010, 2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Where: The Pyle Center, 702 Langdon, Madison, WI Why: See what’s new in instructional communications systems.

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ICS Director Named

Dr. Eddie Loo was recently appointed as the new director of ICS. Dr. Loo comes to ICS from Iowa State University where he is currently serving as the director of Continuing Education and Professional Development for Iowa State University Extension.

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