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    Using TechSmith Relay


    TechSmith Relay is a simple application that allows you to easily record and share class discussions and lectures with your students. Relay can also be used to create voice-over presentations and screencasts from your office.

    Information about using TechSmith Relay can be found at

    Statistics Resources for Students


    Help with Installing Stata

    Help with Obtaining Data

    Course Media Projects


    Media projects, such as short movie projects, image slide shows or poster projects, can offer an engaging alternative to traditional text-based assignments (papers). It often assists students to be be more involved in the learning process. In some cases students with different learning styles grasp concepts more clearly through audiovisual media than through reading text alone. Another strength of media projects is that they lend themselves to sharing, and generate high levels of peer interest.

    Basic Stata Use


    How do I set my working directory?

    Your working directory is the directory or folder in which Stata looks when you give it a disk access command.

    • To see what your current working directory is, type "pwd"
    • To see the files and folders in your working directory, type "ls"
    • To move up one level in your directory tree, type "cd .."

    For instance, if you are in /Home/Users/johndoe/Stata and you type "cd .." then you will be in /Home/Users/johndoe.

    ImageJ for Macintosh


    1. Download ImageJ from this link.
    2. Unzip the downloaded file by double clicking it. The default behavior on Macintosh will be to unzip the file into a folder in the same location and with the same name as the zip file.
    3. Copy the ImageJ folder into your Applications folder.

    Canvas Access


    Any active Dartmouth account should be able to log into You will first be prompted with the Dartmouth WebAuth login pages. If you can successfully log into WebAuth, then you should be able to see Canvas. If you are not enrolled in any courses, you won't be able to access anything once logged in. 

    Centrally Booked Classroom Locations and Equipment


    BuildingRoomNo of Display(s)Display TypeVideo SourcesComputerDocument DisplayAdd'l Features

    Baker Library


    1 Projector Blu-Ray/DVD Mac Document camera Wireless collaboration

    Baker Library


    Centrally booked classrooms


    Central booked classrooms are designed for self-service use of computer, video, and document display. Faculty may also record their voice and the computer desktop in any central booked classroom using TechSmith Relay or Echo360 (available in select locations).

    Classroom Support Service Overview



    Classroom Technology Services provides specialized in-room support, consultation and training services to assist the Dartmouth community with the technical and logistical aspects of technology use in classrooms, meeting rooms and collaborative settings across campus.

    Available to

    Faculty, staff, and students in the Arts and Sciences

    Screen and Class Capture Service Overview



    Classroom capture generally refers to lecture recording: a live class is being recorded, capturing the instructor’s computer display, the instructor and the front of the physical classroom, or both. TechSmith Relay (formerly Camtasia Relay) and Echo360 are commonly used for this.


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