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QCC ACADEMIC SOFTWARE LICENSING

The Queensborough Community College Academic Computing Center provides a variety of Technical and Software Support for faculty members at the college; to enhance their teaching techniques and class room experiences, while enhancing student comprehension of technical concepts with the aid of modern classroom technology.    

Software / Application Availability – for all academic purposes:
(Please contact Bruce Naples – bnaples@qcc.cuny.edu)

General Availability
1. Blackboard asynchronous Learning Management System (LMS)
2. Blackboard Collaborate – synchronous teaching and learning system
3. VoiceThread – multimedia, asynchronous online discussion tool for all courses – VT is now fully integrated with Blackboard
4. MS-Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
5. Adobe CC – for QCC-owned computers & up to 2 home installs only
6. Camtasia – movie creation
7. SoftChalk Create – Website & eBook creation
8. Respondus – test creation for Blackboard and other uses
9. Impatica for PowerPoint – for size reduction
10. iStock.com – royalty free stock images
11. 20-Minute Mentor Commons – faculty development webinars
12. iPad Apps

Limited Availability
13. Digication – ePortfolio and assessment platform – pilot projects only
14. Go Animate – animated character presentations
15. EduCanon – integrate instructor comments and quizzes in videos
16. Explee – create animated doodle slides
17. Natural Reader – text-to-voice conversion (may be used in L-117 only)

CUNY EMALL Logo

Many software titles are available for download on the CUNY Portal at the eMALL. The CUNY eMALL is a virtual shopping plaza where merchants offer a variety of discounts and other promotional programs on goods and services to CUNY faculty and staff.

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.