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Mary Beth Harrity

Mary Beth Harrity

Assistant CIO, Academic Technology
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room 117
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5810
Mary Beth is the Assistant CIO for Academic Technology. She oversees the Academic Technology Center (ATC), providing leadership for the delivery of technologies used to support teaching and learning in face-to-face, online and blended courses. The ATC also provides AV and multimedia support for offices and events across campus. She holds a BA from the College of the Holy Cross and a Master’s degree from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. View Profile
Kate Beverage

Kate Beverage

Dir, Tech for Teach & Learn
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room 117
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6012
Kate's primary responsibility is to lead the ATC’s outreach efforts to the WPI community with regards to the use of instructional technologies in teaching and learning. Kate also collaborates with academic departments concerning the policies, planning, and management of e-learning and blended initiatives on campus. View Profile
Jolene Cotnoir

Jolene D. Cotnoir

Instructional Technology Specialist
Office: Gordon Library, Room 225
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5407
Jolene contributes to the Technology for Teaching & Learning team's collaborative efforts to support faculty, staff, and students on the application of technology to teaching and learning activities. View Profile
Bruce Fiene

Bruce M. Fiene

AV Systems Engineer III
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room 117
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5205
Bruce works closely with the manager of AV systems and the AV systems engineer on the design, installation, and support of WPI's video and audio visual infrastructure. He is also the main contact for support of videoconferencing technologies on campus. View Profile
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Andrew Forgit

Andrew Forgit

AV Technology Specialist II
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room 117
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5235
Andy works with the manager of Campus Media Services on events and equipment requests. He provides support to students, faculty, and staff on supported AV systems and equipment. View Profile
Michael Hamilton

Michael Jon Hamilton

Instructional Technology Specialist
Office: East Hall
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6422
Pronouns: He/Him/His Mike supports faculty and student use of several instructional technologies including eportfolios, polling and survey tools, and infographics. Mike also develops a number of resources to address teaching and learning challenges and assists with the development and delivery of workshops with instructional technology-related themes. View Profile
Sophia Jagannathan

Sophia M. Jagannathan

Instructional Technology Specialist
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room B32
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6149
Sophie oversees academic media production operations and manages university video assets by coordinating the organization, storage, and playback of these resources. View Profile
Caitlin Keller

Caitlin Ashley Keller

Instructional Designer
Phone: +1 (508) 8316401 x6401
Caitlin is responsible for coordinating the design, development and implementation of online, blended, or technology-enhanced courses and faculty training in current pedagogical practices. View Profile
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Ellen Lincourt

Ellen M. Lincourt

Senior AV Support Specialist
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room 117
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5220
Ellen supplies frontline support for the ATC inventory, production requests and other ATC services. View Profile
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James Monaco

James Monaco

Sr Instructional Media Spec
Office: Gordon Library, Room 225
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6152
Jim supports faculty, staff, and students on the use of instructional technologies including visual presentations, graphics, multimedia content, online course materials, and animations. He also works with faculty to identify appropriate hardware and software to meet their needs. View Profile

Matthew Pinault

AV Systems Engineer I
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5657

Patrick Ranauro

AV Technology Specialist
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5863

Valerie Beth Smedile Rifkin

Instructional Designer
Phone: +1 (508) 8316308
Valerie is responsible for coordinating the design, development and implementation of online, blended, or technology-enhanced courses and faculty training in current pedagogical practices. View Profile
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Dave Taranto

David F. Taranto

Manager of AV Systems & Svs
Office: Fuller Laboratories, Room 117
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6148
Dave manages service and support for the university's campus-wide AV infrastructure, end-user AV systems and other related technology applications in support of classroom activities and campus events. He also works closely with faculty and other appropriate IT staff to provide the best solutions for the daily services that the ATC delivers. View Profile
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Lindsey (Tapper) Van Gieson

Lindsey F Van Gieson

Instructional Technology Systems Manager
Office: Gordon Library, Room 225
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x6723
Lindsey leads the ATC outreach and support efforts for Canvas, WPI's Learning Management System. She works with faculty and students in their use of the LMS to address teaching and learning challenges. Lindsey also develops a number of instructional technology resources for faculty and assists with the development and delivery of workshops on instructional technology projects. View Profile