Category Archives: Technology Training

Open Lab for Faculty

Just a quick reminder that there is an Open lab today for faculty.  The open lab will run from 10-2 in Bierce 154.  You can come in any time during that period and we will help you on a first-come, … Continue reading

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Never Too Late to Learn Something New?

Just when you think you know how things work, someone goes and changes something. Having worked in the university setting for 20 years, I personally think there should be a ban on changes in August. However, since I am not … Continue reading

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Summer Open Labs for Faculty

Need some time to work on your Summer 2018 Brightspace course? Would you like an opportunity to work one-on-one with an instructional designer or multimedia developer? Sign up for our Summer Course Tune-Up to get some assistance with getting your … Continue reading

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Exciting Summer Vacation Options

Thinking about your summer vacation plans?  Sure, anyone can go to the beach or the mountains, but have you considered that as a UA faculty member, you are the only people who could choose to spend your summer with your … Continue reading

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Resolve to Learn Something New in 2018

Now would be a good time to start thinking about your 2018 resolutions. Will 2018 be the year that you finally understand how to use Intelligent Agents in Brightspace? Or, will you start scheduling meetings in WebEx so you are … Continue reading

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DDS Workshop Summer 2017 – New and Improved

Once again we will be hosting our two-week summer workshop – Designing and Developing your Online Course. We have made some changes and improvements, so check out the details below. Because we are making changes to reflect the new features coming … Continue reading

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Announcing Tools for Retention Series

*Updated 3/29/2017 Are you a Springboard power user? Have you completed the DDS Workshop and now you are wondering what’s next? DDS is excited to announce a new series for advanced users. These sessions will be presented in a hands-on … Continue reading

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FAQ: My professor says they sent an email, but I don’t see it

Question: My instructor says they sent me an email, but I don’t see it in my inbox. HELP! Answer: It might have gone to your Spam folder. Your Spam Folder is located on your UA Gmail account after you have logged in. … Continue reading

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Releasing Final Grades to Students

As the Fall semester is winding down, we know that many instructors are wrapping up their grading in Springboard before submitting final grades in My Akron. If you use Springboard to calculate your students’ final grades, you might not be … Continue reading

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Guide To Binder

After downloading the Binder app, this guide will show you how to start using Binder. Step-by-step directions are easy to follow, helping you locate, explain, and use the options available to you. Use the directions below to help you connect your Binder to your … Continue reading

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