Learning Objects Program noted in NMC spotlights

The New Media Consortium highlights projects that are “sparking innovative learning and creativity”, in its NMC Spotlight Gallery. See http://www.nmc.org/gallery/spotlight/2003/wesleyan.shtml.

The Learning Objects Program was recognized as an example of Information Technology Services and Faculty working together to develop interactive learning tools and animations that will help students visualize difficult concepts. Two projects mentioned were Music in the Afghan North, for Arts & Humanities, and Long Island Sound Ocean Tides Simulation for Earth & Environmental Sciences.