video conferencing resources are scheduled through the IMN Media
Services office, including classes for credit and non-credit, meetings,
and other university-related activities. Three classroom facilities
are available for University personnel; a fourth facility is available
for public rental.
The video conferencing rooms, also called compressed
video rooms, are used throughout the year by various departments
to facilitate distance learning classes.
Video Conferencing Locations:
- Conference Center Mezzanine, Classroom D
- Conference Center Mezzanine, Classroom E
- Dupre’ Library, Room 102
UL – Lafayette has been the recipient of Access Grid equipment
from the Louisiana Board of Regents. Access Grid is an ensemble
of resources including multimedia large-format displays, presentation
and interactive environments, and interfaces to Grid middleware
and to visualization environments. These resources support group-to-group
interactions across the Grid.
UL – Lafayette was able to participate in a series of SuperComputing seminars
via the Access Grid. The classes took place over an eight-week
period with students and faculty from around the country coming
together with the express purpose of learning more about SuperComputing.
Additionally, Media Services has provided a medium through which
University departments can participate in seminars via the web,
of dollars in travel and lodging fees.