Academic Technology Services

Apr 26, 2019 Jennifer Retter

Faculty, Staff Present at Next-gen Network and Technology Conference

Interim Chief Information Officer Leslie Margolis, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Mathematics Dr. Vitaly Ford, Director of Infrastructure John Zottola, and Senior Network Engineer Matt Flint attended the 2019 KINBERCON Conference on April 2-3 in Philadelphia, Pa. In fall 2018,...

KnightCard 2.0

When you return to campus, you will be issued a new KnightCard with updated features.
Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 10:30

Updated features include: 

  • Building access
  • Swiping for meal plans
  • NEW! Order food at kiosks in the Chat

The KnightCard includes contactless-proximity technology that will enable Arcadia to provide additional services in the future. Coming soon, KnightCards will: 

  • Allow students to order food via
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Virtual Reality Lab

Explore VR applications, games, and experiences.
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 12:00

Academic Technology Services is excited to announce Arcadia University's Virtual Reality Lab, located in the basement of Landman Library. Experience the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift with a variety of VR applications, games, and experiences. Play virtual Pictionary with a group of friends (as featured on... Read More

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Jan 8, 2018 Jennifer Retter

Belloff, Pellegrini Present on Virtual Reality Technologies at EDUCAUSE Conference

Timothy Belloff, director of Academic Technology Services, and Matthew Pellegrini, instructional technology specialist, presented “Making Virtual Reality a Reality: Applications of Augmented/Virtual Reality” at the annual EDUCAUSE Conference in Philadelphia, Pa., in November. Nearly 200 audience...

Sep 13, 2017 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Campbell, Belloff Present on Educational Technology at International Conference

Dr. Bruce Campbell, associate professor of Education, and Tim Belloff, director of Academic Technology Services and a doctoral student in Arcadia’s Educational Leadership (Ed.D) program, presented “Technology and the Achievement Gap: An Educator’s Leadership Plan for Action with Training” at the...

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May 19, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Canvas to Replace Blackboard in Spring 2017

After careful consideration and detailed discussions, the Academic Technology Services (ATS) Advisory Committee recommended Canvas by Instructure to replace Blackboard as Arcadia University's Learning Management System (LMS). The contract was officially signed by the University on April 28, 2016...

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Jun 16, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Teach Through Technology with Summer 2015 Workshop Series

The Academic Technology Services (ATS) department will present more than 10 workshops on topics such as BlackBoard updates, MondoPad use, and Google apps in the classroom. The workshop schedule can be found on the ATS website. Most workshops will be carried out in the Instructional...