Innovation Foundry


Abilene Christian University has been on the forefront of innovation for many years. One of those innovations was the adoption of Google Drive as an online storage solution since the very beginning. Even with this longstanding relationship, new changes will often be missed without revelation of those new tools. During this training some of the “Aha! moments in the audience were some newer features of Google Drive including their...

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Student response systems have been shown repeatedly to increase student engagement. Research shows that students have a higher retention, are more engaged, and have a better attitude regarding courses where questions are being asked via response systems versus classes that use straight lecture. There are many different ways to use response systems but why not use devices students already have. Today our Foundry Chat discussed four...

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A picture is often worth a thousand words. When trying to communicate any type of information using the various channels here at ACU, your message can often times get lost in the overwhelming sea of text (emails, PDFs, posters, mail, blogs, etc.). How might a small graphic change all of that? Today, Donald Simpson showed us how to use Adobe Capture, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Spark – Post to create some simple Graphics to help...

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