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RezGuide: Developing A Mobile Application And Web Portal To Improve Communication And Interaction Between Staff And Residence Students In College Environments
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, , Fanshawe College, Canada

E-Learn: World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education, in New Orleans, LA, USA ISBN 978-1-939797-12-4 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), San Diego, CA

Abstract

RezGuide is a Web portal and mobile application designed to address some of the critical issues College students in Residence experience at the beginning of each academic year. It is designed to improve the interaction between residence staff and students, improving the student experience during their time at residence. Users create customized profiles in the Web portal, and have a variety of tools available: The application offers interactive, animated building/room direction guides to help students get to their correct classes on time, as well as locate other important College services. The app displays their class schedule and tie it to notifications and the interactive room direction guide. It has notifications and alerts about upcoming classes and other important events/dates. The available features help students be more aware of their new scheduling and academic responsibilities, and offer communication options consistent with their preferred communication channels.

Citation

Aguillon, N. & Haaf, R. (2014). RezGuide: Developing A Mobile Application And Web Portal To Improve Communication And Interaction Between Staff And Residence Students In College Environments. In T. Bastiaens (Ed.), Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning (pp. 31-36). New Orleans, LA, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved June 26, 2019 from .

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