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Conferencing & Audiovisual Technology

Audiovisual Technology


Audiovisual Technology 

Audiovisual technology can be utilized to enhance the learning environment. Audiovisual support at WKU extends to academic and non-academic areas around campus. The various forms of audiovisual support include audiovisual design, installation, and programming. Another service, provided by a recent Academic Affairs initiative, is free projector bulb replacement for academic spaces.  

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Audio Conferencing 

WKU has three main methods for audio conferencing: Analog Telephone - connects up to 3 participants, Digital and VoIP Telephone - connects up to 6 participants, Hosted Audio Conferencing - connects up to 25 participants.  Groups over 25 can be accommodated.   

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Interactive Video Services / IVS

Through the use of video conferencing, IVS provides faculty with the technical support to teach varying subjects in real-time between all WKU campuses.  IVS rooms are conveniently located on all WKU campuses, are high-definition capable and have an assortment of technical teaching tools.  IVS classes are supported with unlimited access to supportive, specialized and knowledgeable service agents.  

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Room-Based Video Conferencing

WKU hosts a network of over 40 videoconferencing-enhanced rooms throughout Western Kentucky with locations in Bowling Green, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, Glasgow, and Owensboro. Room-based video conferencing provides you high-quality, regional, national and international reach to almost anywhere in the world.

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Desktop Video Conferencing

Web conferencing refers to a service that allows information to be shared with varying remote locations simultaneously across various geographical locations using a desktop or laptop computer.  The technology includes features that allow users to interact through voice, video, desktop sharing, chat, polling, document sharing, and note posting. 

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