Located in the International Center, (IC), room 301, the Learning Enhancement Center (LEC) is open during University operation hours, 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday.

The LEC is available to faculty, staff, and students for technology-related professional development training and learning opportunities. Due to training sessions and open lab, one-on-one assistance and self-practice sessions are available by appointment only.
The LEC training lab, located in IC 317, offers 14 Windows and 2 Macintosh-based workstations with the following software:

  • Windows 7
  • MS Office 2010 Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access)
  • SPSS

A complete set of smart classroom (HVUC) equipment is available for training and self-practice sessions. The standard equipment set for the classrooms includes:

  • SMARTĀ® Sympodium lectern*
  • Windows-based PC
  • Video data projector
  • DVD-VCR combo unit with complete audio system
  • ELMO visual presenter
  • Presentation remote control system
  • Projection screen

*The SMARTĀ® Sympodium is the latest state-of-the-art interactive lectern integration module that allows faculty to write notes, annotate over applications, present multimedia and save their work in a single file, all from one interactive screen. Southern Miss is a pioneer in Sympodium use in its classrooms.