Today & Tomorrow
Basic Web Accessibility-Tech Week
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
FTDC: Learn about accessibility concerns around the web and use free tools to evaluate web site accessibility.
Read My Voice! You Need Captions-Tech Week
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
FTDC: Learn the basics of captioning for video use in the classroom and online.
Using Multimedia Classrooms-Tech Week
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
FTDC: Learn how to use the multimedia equipment located in various classrooms across campus.
Detecting Plagiarism in Bb Assignments-Tech Week
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
FTDC: Learn how to create and configure Blackboard assignments to check students' submissions for plagiarism using the SafeAssign service.
Creating Blackboard Tests-Tech Week
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
FTDC: Learn to create online tests in Blackboard using the Test and Pool manger features and receive tips for successful test deployment.
All About the iPad-Tech Week
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
FTDC: Learn about the iPad features, see recommended apps and more.
Accessible Course Materials-Tech Week
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
FTDC: Learn simple practices to help you create an accessible course. We will discuss ebooks, websites, academic journals, computer documents, etc
Blackboard Portfolios-Tech Week
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
FTDC: Learn to use the Blackboard Portfolio feature as part of your course.
Using the Blackboard Retention Center-Tech Week
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
FTDC: Participants will learn to use the Blackboard Retention Center to monitor student progress within a course.
Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar: Judith Carney
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Lectures: Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture: Seeds of Memory: Food Legacies of the Transatlantic Slave Trade, Prof. Judith Carney, UCLA
Cyrus Chestnut Quartet at the Ford Ctr, Sept. 14
Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Ford Center: Jazz pianist, Cyrus Chestnut performs with his Quartet on Sept 14 at 7:30 pm! Fac/Staff/Student discount tickets available!