Submissions and Questions about this Site

We welcome comments on our website and contributions from the WesternU community.

Use the Comments feature on this website to post comments to any of our articles. Unless you request otherwise, all comments posted are viewable by the WesternU community.

If you have any questions about the content of this site, or if there is an article or topic you would like to see us include in an upcoming issue, please contact edtech@westernu.edu.

The following individuals are ready to assist you with your educational technology needs.

Educational Technologies Power Users

Please contact your local Educational Technologies Power User first for assistance with all academic technology support needs.  Educational Technology Power Users are trained to assist you with:

  • Scheduling lecture recordings
  • Basic Blackboard course design and management
  • TurningPoint receiver settings

Technical Support

If they are unable to help you, contact Technical Support at (909) 469-5432 or techsupport@westernu.edu. They will create a HEAT ticket for tracking purposes and see that your request is sent to the most appropriate and available resource.

Academic Technology Adoption and Utilization

For other types of inquiries, questions, and consultations, email us at edtech@westernu.edu or contact us individually using the following information.

Miary Andriamiarisoa, Director of ITDL  For general questions about academic technology trends, technology selection, and adoption (909) 469-5691, miary@westernu.edu

Michael Bradford, Educational Systems Administrator – For general questions about distance learning technologies and applications, such as Haivision and Zoom, and how to integrate them into a classroom or conference room environment, (909) 469-3511, mbradford@westernu.edu

Cherishea Coats, Educational Technology Coordinator – For questions about Echo360 and lecture capture in general, Echo360 Personal Capture, Camtasia Relay, Doceri, and sceencasting solutions in general, Turning Point and audience response systems in general, (909) 469-5472, ccoats@westernu.edu

Frances Kolarz, Educational Technology Coordinator – For questions about Blackboard, WordPress, and learning management systems in general. (909) 469-5603, fkolarz@westernu.edu

Jeff Macalino, Educational Applications Designer – For questions about 3D digital modeling or artwork, virtual worlds, and virtual reality. (909) 469-8609, jmacalino@westernu.edu.

Gary Wisser, 3D Visualization Specialist – For questions about 3D scanning, modeling, and printing, as well as medical illustrations and animations, (909) 469-8774, gwisser@westernu.edu.