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Web Conferencing

Though there are a number of web conferencing programs such as Skype and Webex, Google Hangouts is a well-integrated component of Google Apps for Education. You can invite up to 15 people via Gmail chat or a calendar invitation. Applications within Hangouts include:

  • Video Chat
  • Screenshare
  • Capture
  • Shared Access to Google Drive Files

For more information about Google Hanngouts, visit the features page. For assistance with setting up a Google Hangout, contact itech@plu.edu.