Virtual Reality

The Northwest eLearning Conference

by Ron Austin In October 2019, I attended the NWeLearn Conference in Bend, Oregon with fellow Bellevue College Instructional Designer Bruce Wolcott. I was surprised I hadn’t heard of this particular group before attending the event. This organization has been around for over twelve years (since 2007) and is made up of many educators from ...more about The Northwest eLearning Conference



XR Lab Open House for staff and students – January 10th

Come over, get a tour, and try out virtual reality for yourself! The Bellevue College Library Media Center would like to give Bellevue College faculty, staff, and students a chance to enjoy our newest space in the Library. Topic: Curriculum X-Ploration Audience: Staff & Faculty Curious about virtual reality? Wondering about classroom applications? Relax with ...more about XR Lab Open House for staff and students – January 10th


Innovation in Virtual Worlds

Virtual Reality Professionals Panel "Come and meet young professionals in the emerging tech field of virtual reality. The first hour is a traditional panel discussion and the second hour for virtual reality demos and networking. Our panelists are: Xuny Haley from CoMotion Labs at the UW Jack Pritz from Unity, Amanda Watson from Oculus Michael Gelon ...more about Innovation in Virtual Worlds


A 360 view of eLearning and XR Lab

Over the summer, Bruce Wolcott received a 360 camera from the Communication Studies Department. Enjoy this 360 view slide show of the eLearning space in D140 and the location of our XR lab which will be ready for winter quarter.


XR Lab and Virtual worlds technologies

Update from Bruce Wolcott Teaching Faculty | Instructional Designer | Communication Studies | eLearning Center The newly developing XR Lab, located within the Bellevue College eLearning Center, continues this exploration of virtual worlds technologies, by Partnering with Bellevue College faculty to provide live VR learning experiences for students to augment current curricula in a variety ...more about XR Lab and Virtual worlds technologies


First week of the communication class using Virtual Reality

James Riggall kicks off the start of Bellevue College’s new course offerings on Virtual Reality with CMST 196: Virtual Reality: Design and Communications. There will be two courses, the other course being CMST 296 Virtual Reality Lab Project. Both courses are co-taught by James Riggall and Bruce Wolcott. The new courses are held in the ...more about First week of the communication class using Virtual Reality


Collaboratory “Interactive Worlds” events sponsored by eLearning

Our Goal: We want to get BC students, faculty and staff to attend live events and presentations taking place in the new Collaboratory  located in the Bellevue College Learning Media Center. BC Facilitators: Bruce Wolcott, Gordon Hom and Sukirti Ranade Guests: Dr. Don Alvarez with FilmmakerLive, Software engineers Brian Zhou and Xinli Zou with Wyzlink BC communications ...more about Collaboratory “Interactive Worlds” events sponsored by eLearning