Tilley Hall - Room 5

Encourage Active and Collaborative Learning

  • The tables in the room provide plenty of work space for laptops, notes, and other items.
  • Seating is tiered in the back two rows, but fully flexible in the front for flexible modes of learning (such as talking circles or panel discussions).
  • Wireless presentation technologies allow instructors and students to wirelessly collaborate with the digital projector system.

Promote Student-Faculty Interaction

  • Seating shape and design to maximize the ability for instructors and students to engage each other.
  • Portable instructor desk-podium designed to reduce barriers, while still providing sufficient workspace for instructors laptop, notes, and other teaching tools.
  • Improved acoustics through a dropped ceiling and distributed sound system.
  • With the wireless presentation technologies, the instructor is not anchored or tethered to one location and can present from any location.
  • Tiered seating allows the students and instructor to easily see and hear each other.

Provide Enriching Educational Experiences

  • Each table has its own power outlet for each student to connect devices to (such as a laptop or phone).
  • Reliable wireless connectivity designed for the next generation of learning environments.

Provide a Supportive Campus Environment

  • Comfortable seating designed to give more space in the seat for students.
  • Natural light from adjacent windows increases the comfortable nature of the room.
  • Window shades are provided to ensure just the right amount of light is filtered into the room.
  • Air exchange and automated temperature control provide a livable and comfortable environment.

Before Renovations: