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General Info

About Smart Classrooms:

There are 4 Smart Lecture Halls on Columbia College's campus.

These lecture halls are designed to be user-friendly, so instructors can easily operate all of the audio and visual needs for their classes personally, without staff assistance.

If instructors are having problems, there are technicians on duty to provide more assistance, train faculty on how to use the equipment, and repair the equipment when necessary.

Equipment

Smart Classroom Equipment:

  • A Dual-booting Mac Mini or Dell computer
  • Movie Projector Screen
  • Ceiling-mounted Projector
  • Stereo speakers
  • Internet Access
  • Lectern equipped with a Media Control Panel and a computer with a CD/DVD drive
  • Guest laptop and external device audio/visual access

Applications

Smart Classroom Software:

MAC 

CREATIVITY
        Garageband
        iDVD
        iMovie
        iPhoto

PRODUCTIVITY
        Adobe Reader
        Apple Keynote
        Apple Numbers
        Apple Pages
        Filemaker Pro
        Microsoft Excel
        Microsoft Powerpoint
        Microsoft Word

MEDIA PLAYERS
        iTunes
        Quicktime Player
        Real Player
        VLC Player

BROWSERS
        Apple Safari
        Google Chrome
        Mozilla Firefox


WINDOWS 

PRODUCTIVITY
        Adobe Reader
        Microsoft Excel
        Microsoft Powerpoint
        Microsoft Word
        MDID Imageviewer
        Power DVD

MEDIA PLAYERS
        iTunes
        Quicktime Player
        Real Player
        VLC Player

BROWSERS
        Google Chrome
        MS Internet Explorer
        Mozilla Firefox










Locations

Lecture Hall Locations:

  • Ferguson Hall: 600 S. Michigan, room 101: 137 seats

  • Hokin Hall: 623 S. Wabash, room 109: 100 seats
  • Collins Hall: 624 S. Michigan, room 602: 90 seats
  • Lecture Hall 600 S. Michigan, room 921: 70 seats

Contact

Contact Info:

Email: Craig Sorensen, the Location and Special Events Coordinator, your questions, comments, or concerns at:csorensen@colum.edu 

Phone: 312.369.7046