Cheryl Cape, Instructional Technologist

Cheryl joined the Educational Technology team as an Instructional Technologist in July 2014, and she is the primary contact person for faculty in the sciences. Her academic background is in Earth science, with experience in GIS, teaching and academic technology support.

Make an appointment with Cheryl

LITC 132
860-297-2109
Cheryl.Cape@Trincoll.edu

Recent posts by Cheryl:
  • TOW: Our STAs are here to help your students! September 2017, Thinking of a digital storytelling project? Want to have your students create a short video for the class? Interested in a class blog? The Student Technology Assistants are here to help faculty and students with your class projects.  Just a few of the things we can help with: WordPress Multimedia projects using iMovie and Audacity Photoshop and storyboarding PowerPoint presentations and posters 3D ...
  • Winterize Your Course! February 2017, Since we are in the season of flu outbreaks and 18 inch snowfalls, it seems to be a good time to review how to “Winterize Your Course.” If you are not able to make it to campus, but would prefer not to cancel class – there are many options for presenting a lecture or interacting with ...
  • TOW: Using Moodle Scheduler to set up student appointments November 2016, If your class uses Moodle regularly, the Scheduler plugin is very useful for setting up appointments with students in your class, either individually or in groups. (Outside of Moodle, a handy way to schedule appointments is with the WASS scheduler.) Start by turning on editing in Moodle, and then click on ‘Add an activity or resource.’ ...
  • TOW: Running lab applications on your personal computer October 2016, There is the option on campus to run lab software such as Matlab, SPSS, STATA, Atlas.ti, ArcGIS, EViews and more, on your personal computer, rather than always having to go into a public lab. We have 30 seats of a virtual Windows 7 image that is running most of the applications you will find in the ...
  • TOW: Two important default settings for Moodle Gradebook August 2016, As we approach the start of the semester, now is the time to set up your gradebook in Moodle. The Moodle Gradebook has many different options for setting up a gradebook, including the use of weighted categories or total points. You can use a Moodle assignment to collect and grade assignments within Moodle, or you ...