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Upcoming Workshops

Thu 20
Thu 20

Getting Started with Canvas

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tue 25
Wed 26
Thu 27

Schedule and Conduct Virtual Meetings with Webex

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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IDC Services Update

The IDC will be operating virtually with limited on-campus support in the IDC Lab. Drop-in office hours will be held according to the following schedule.

Please contact the Help Desk with all technology-related problems or questions at

IDC Drop-in Office Hours

Spring 2022 (effective 1/19/22):

Mondays: 1:30 – 4 p.m. (virtual and in-person LC-201)
Tuesdays: 9:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
(virtual and in-person LC-201)
Wednesdays: 1:30 – 4 p.m. (virtual and in-person LC-201)
Thursdays: 2 – 4:30 p.m.
(virtual and in-person LC-201)
Fridays: 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.(virtual and in-person LC-201)

Log on with specific instructional technology questions or concerns, and we will help you problem solve.

Access Virtual Office Hours Link:

Learn Something New!

  • Register for a workshop
  • Take advantage of online training to fit your schedule
  • Get started with Canvas
  • Discover online and hybrid teaching

Training Schedule

Check Us Out!

  • Discover technologies for teaching
  • Quick-start assistance
  • Drop in for assistance during virtual office hours
  • Schedule an appointment for consultation or training

Contact Us

  • The mission of the Instructional Design Center is to guide and support faculty and staff to integrate relevant technology directed toward improving teaching and learning, or enhancing professional development.
  • Our computer lab is available for faculty and staff use and has both Windows and Macintosh computers, as well as a variety of specialized hardware and software for scanning and printing.
  • Three full-time staff, a director, plus skilled student aides are available to assist users who drop in or who schedule appointments for consultation or training.
  • Our staff is knowledgeable in instructional design, the “practice of arranging media (communication technology) and content to help learners and teachers transfer knowledge most effectively” (, 2010).
  • Our staff is knowledgeable in the use of technology to support professional staff development.
  • We support web-based tools as well as desktop applications.


The Instructional Design Center is located in the Peter P. Mercer Learning Commons, room LC-201.


Michael Bitz
Director of the
Instructional Design Center

Office: E-230
Phone: (201) 684-7369
Contact Form

Ray Fallon
Course Management System Administrator

Office: LC-201B
Phone: (201) 684-6808
Contact Form

Deborah O’Connell
Assistant Course Management System Administrator

Office: LC-201A
Phone: (201) 684-7103
Contact Form

Trish Williams
Team Implementation Specialist

Phone: (201) 684-7526
Contact Form


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