Computer Lab Facilities
The School of Arts & Humanities is home to multiple, well-equipped, and conscientiously designed computer labs that reflect the multifaceted aspects of the discipline itself.
Art and Graphics Labs
Two digital lab classrooms are located in the Fine Arts Building 047 and 004. They are in the midst of a multi-million dollar CUNY 20/20 grant sponsored renovation that will provide state-of-the-art industry standard digital photo and graphics classrooms, hardware and software, including 3D animation programs, as well as link Hostos Community College, Lehman College and Macualay Honors College Digital Graphic Arts programs.
Electronic Music Lab
Located in the Music Building's Room MU 412, the electronic Music Lab is a fully networked iMac-based facility with sixteen student workstations. Each computer has the latest audio production software, notation software, including Pro Tools, Propellarhead Reason, Logic, Sibelius, Garage Band, and Keynote. Each student workstation is equipped with a headphone/microphone set that allows remote teacher/student communication at the press of a button. The Apple Remote Desktop application allows teacher/student screen sharing and student screen monitoring from a centralized terminal. Students record in electronic music lab, and the department's annual Jazz Festival is also hosted here.
English Honors Lab
The English Honors Lab, used exclusively by English honors programs students, is located in Carman Hall, Room 384. The lab has Internet access, two color printers, and is equipped with three Dell PC desktops, one iMac, Sony Daily Readers, Amazon Kindles, Dell netbooks and Apple iPads.
Journalism Communication and Theater Computer Labs
Carman Hall, Room B37 is home to the Department of Journalism, Communication, and Theatre's Insert Studio and Technology Enhanced classroom. Here JCT students are able to complete the audio/video production process—a practical hands-on training program that provides invaluably effective learning. And the new Bronx Journal Radio Station, located in the Speech and Theatre Building in Room 237, is a state-of-the-art facility designed to enhance student success in the real world, generate college revenue, and provide community service and interaction. This radio station produces a live streaming student–based podcast.
The Language Learning Laboratory is located in Carman Hall, Room B37. It is a PC-based lab with a smart classroom projector and screen, twenty-seven student workstations, and one teacher’s central control station. Students enrolled in language classes will find all their lab/textbook materials here. Additionally, the lab is used for faculty development activities, including workshops and intensive training. Each station has Rosetta Stone Level I – III software in multiple languages, including the following: Spanish, Italian, French, English, Irish, Russian, Portuguese, Chinese, and Hebrew. Thanks to Student Technology Fee funding, this lab is in the process of being upgraded into a digital language lab with recording/playback features, classroom management, and collaboration enhancing software.