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UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES


The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Calendar

Next 30 Days

Mon
11
Sep
Non-Tenure Track Faculty Information Sessions
All day event -
Invitation: NTT faculty are invited to attend an information session about the Task Force for NTT Faculty & Shared Governance.
Graduate Student Conference
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
E.F. Yerby Conference Center
Conferences: The 2017 Southern Foodways Alliance Graduate Student Conference on Foodways & Social Justice Monday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 12.
Automated Attendance Training-Tech Week
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Instructors-Learn about the automated attendance system, how to configure the scanners, and how to view/update attendance records.
Introduction to Blackboard-Tech Week
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Learn the basics of Blackboard. Participants will learn how to build a course and use the various Blackboard features.
Introduction to Accessibility-Tech Week
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Session will teach participants to create PDF files, Word documents, spreadsheets and presentations that meet accessibility requirements.
UM FacChat
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Lyceum
Invitation: Please join us for our FacChat on Accessibility and Inclusion on Monday, September 11. Please see attached to register.
Learn About the Cloud-Tech Week
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Which cloud storage option is right for you? See a quick overview of the three cloud storage services that employees have access to at UM.
Inline Grading in Blackboard-Tech Week
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Learn to use Inline Grading in Blackboard to provide feedback via comments, highlights and annotation directly in the inline document view.
Blackboard Grade Center-Tech Week
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: This class will walk you through the different features available to help you decide how the Grade Center is best used within your course.
Lisa Heldke
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Barnard Observatory
Lectures: The 2017 Southern Foodways Alliance Graduate Student Conference keynote speaker
Senior Forum tonight
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Brevard Hall
Academics: FRIENDLY REMINDER Senior Forum 6pm Brevard auditorium. Very important meeting. Juniors interested in co- op welcome also.
Tue
12
Sep
Graduate Student Conference
8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
E.F. Yerby Conference Center
Conferences: The 2017 Southern Foodways Alliance Graduate Student Conference on Foodways & Social Justice Monday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 12.
Graduate Student Conference
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
E.F. Yerby Conference Center
Conferences: The 2017 Southern Foodways Alliance Graduate Student Conference on Foodways & Social Justice Monday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 12
Automated Attendance Training Workshop-Tech Week
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Instructors-Learn about the automated attendance system, how to configure the scanners, and how to view/update attendance records.
Blackboard Blogs, Wikis and Journals-Tech Week
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Learn more about each tool and how you can integrate them into your Blackboard course.
Accessibility-Tech Week
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: The 10 Cent Tour of the $1,000,000 Issue. Learn about the basics of accessibility and why it's important.
Photoshop Basics-Tech Week
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Participants will learn basic image editing skills using Adobe Photoshop.
Using Rubrics in Blackboard-Tech Week
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: This workshop introduces the Rubrics feature in Blackboard, which can be used to evaluate and grade student work.
Managing Your Blackboard Content-Tech Week
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Learn ways to improve your Blackboard course management with Course Files, Course Copy, Date Management and Calendars.
Blackboard Accessibility-Tech Week
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Weir Hall
FTDC: Learn about faculty responsibility and best practices as well as features Blackboard offers to ensure all students access to course content.
Religion Forum Speaker
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bishop Hall
Lectures: Dr. John Kaltner, Rhodes College, to discuss shared stories in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
Fall Honors Convocation Features Fred Smith
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Reminder: Fred Smith, founder, CEO of FedEx, will deliver keynote address at 7 p.m. tonight in the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts.

Ongoing Exhibits