With the conclusion of the two-year Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT) Strategic Program, including the very successful University-wide implementation of Canvas, HUIT has reintegrated the TLT team with Academic Technology Services (AcTS) to form HUIT Academic Technology. In this exercise, we seized opportunities to realign AcTS to better support the teaching, learning and research needs of the University, and to meet HUIT’s fundamental goals to enhance IT service delivery at Harvard and provide greater support to our IT professionals.
This past February, five members of ATG and TLT groups within HUIT participated in a first of its kind usability testing event that was a collaboration of HUIT and Harvard Library. Five stations were set up in the User Research Center in Lamont
I am delighted to announce the appointment of Alan Wolf as Managing Director of Academic Technology Services (AcTS) for HUIT, effective May 18, 2015.
Alan comes to us from the University of Wisconsin, where he is currently the Assistant CIO for Advanced Computing Infrastructure in the Office of Vice Provost for Information Technology and CIO, and where he also serves as a senior consultant for academic technology. At Wisconsin, Alan has worked with faculty on integrating technology into their curricula and led the development of shared research