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POWERSOFT AMPS INSTALLED IN MONASH UNIVERSITY LTB

POWERSOFT AMPS INSTALLED IN MONASH UNIVERSITY LTB

First established in 1958, 20km south-east of Melbourne, Monash University’s Clayton campus has recently undergone an extensive transformation of its Learning and Teaching building – with 65 formal and 60 informal newly equipped learning spaces spread over almost 30,000sqm providing a truly forward-thinking, innovative environment for campus teaching. Designed to free the minds of the
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September 17, 2018 Projects

MONASH UNIVERSITY CHOOSES MEYER CONSTELLATION

MONASH UNIVERSITY CHOOSES MEYER CONSTELLATION

As the technology centrepiece of a total renovation project, a Meyer Sound Constellation acoustic system has been installed in the 561-seat Alexander Theatre at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. Originally designed and built for spoken word dramatic presentation, the Alexander Theatre is now capable of hosting the full spectrum of acoustic music performances and, in
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August 17, 2018 News

TERMINATION #59

TERMINATION #59

Room of Requirement Text:/ Graeme Hague It’d be great if universities could make up their minds. One day it’s all about “remote” education and only doing stuff over the internet — you can be a bona fide, qualified NASA astronaut after completing a website-based, three-year course including a DIY Shuttle kit delivered by courier —
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April 13, 2018 Opinion

UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND CHOOSES SONY PROJECTORS

UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND CHOOSES SONY PROJECTORS

Recently the University of Queensland (UQ) Business School relocated from level 19 of Central Plaza One to a nearby building also on Queen Street in Brisbane. The new site allowed UQ to have a visible and publicly accessible street presence and as a result the Business School wanted an eye-catching 1.6m-tall video display that could
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March 22, 2018 News

UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK DEPLOYS 90 MERSIVE PODS

UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK DEPLOYS 90 MERSIVE PODS

Mersive Technologies announced that the University of Warwick in England has expanded its deployment of Mersive Solstice Pods to over 90 units, in its Oculus Building and in a variety of learning and conference spaces across the campus. The University made the deployment to allow students and staff to share content seamlessly from any device
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February 13, 2018 News

SCHOOL OF PHARMACY REVOLUTIONISES LEARNING WITH EPSON AR SMARTGLASSES

SCHOOL OF PHARMACY REVOLUTIONISES LEARNING WITH EPSON AR SMARTGLASSES

The School of Pharmacy at Griffith University’s innovative virtual learning environment introduce students to a whole new way of learning. Instead of the usual teaching tools the facility’s classroom has now been fully equipped with six seamlessly edge-blended Epson high brightness projectors, ultra-short throw interactive projectors and the very latest Moverio BT-300 augmented reality smartglasses.
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December 5, 2017 News

LIBERTY UNI GETS ADJUSTABLE ACOUSTICS WITH MEYER CONSTELLATION

LIBERTY UNI GETS ADJUSTABLE ACOUSTICS WITH MEYER CONSTELLATION

Liberty University’s School of Music debuts one of the world’s first performance venues to offer adjustable architectural acoustics working hand-in-hand with Meyer Sound’s Constellation active acoustic system. Students, faculty, guest ensembles and the surrounding community of Lynchburg, Virginia now can experience musical performances of any genre in acoustical surroundings precisely tailored for optimum benefit. Ranked
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April 27, 2017 News

UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO OPTS FOR RENKUS HEINZ

UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO OPTS FOR RENKUS HEINZ

Since its founding in December 1653, the Universidad del Rosario has never interrupted instruction except for a brief period in 1819 when Spain attempted to reconquer Colombia. At least 28 Presidents of Colombia matriculated there. Its main campus, known as the Cloister (Claustro), includes the Auditorio Mutis, an auditorium that features a new sound system
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April 27, 2017 News

TOP OF THE CLASS

TOP OF THE CLASS

Deakin University’s biggest lecture theatre has been transformed from an acoustical war zone to a flagship VC-capable teaching space. Text:/ Jen Temm The Rusden Theatre at Deakin University’s Burwood campus in Melbourne offers the latest in AV for its staff and students after an extensive $250k overhaul earlier this year, with videoconferencing functionality, high quality
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December 14, 2016 Projects

HIGHLITE LASER PROJECTION IN MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY

HIGHLITE LASER PROJECTION IN MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY

In a move to incorporate its Virtual Reality (VR) Lab in line with its broader Simulation Hub in 2015, Australia’s Macquarie University embarked on an upgrade plan to find a visual system that would enhance its virtual experience. The upgrade team, guided by VR experts, VRSpace (now GHD) opted for an 8m diameter 240°, cylindrical,
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November 23, 2016 News