Virtual Reality Tourism [F-23-49]
|Location:||SUNY: Barrington Student Union|
|Classes:||1 Session 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Wed 10:00 AM 10/04|
|Status:||CLOSEDCourse Update: Course has been moved to the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR) in the Barrington Student Union (no longer at Satterlee 312).
During the "Virtual Reality Tourism" activity, participants will use VR headsets and a combination of software including Google Earth VR, Wander, Alcove, and The Grand Museum VR. Participants will virtually traverse diverse global destinations, explore rural communities, visit renowned museums, and connect with various immersive experiences tailored for older audiences.
Dr. Anthony Betrus is a distinguished educator & researcher in the field of educational technology, specializing in the innovative use of gaming & virtual reality for learning purposes. He holds a Ph.D. in Instructional Systems Technology from Indiana University & is currently a professor at SUNY Potsdam, where he plays a key role in designing and implementing technology-driven educational programs. Dr. Betrus is well-known for his commitment to fostering engaging, student-centered experiences that promote lifelong learning and skill development.
Bring in ideas for locations to visit and wear comfortable clothing.