Upcoming Workshops & Events

2017 Fall Development Conference

 

2017 Fall Development Conference

This year's Fall Development Conference will take place on August 21-22, 2017 and includes a variety of hands-on workshops, discussions, and presentations to prepare you for the upcoming academic year. Use the schedule below to help you plan your time, bearing in mind that your college or department may have scheduled an additional meeting during this period. Abbreviated paper copies will be available at commencement on the morning of Aug. 21, though the paper version will lack the brief explanation of the content for concurrent sessions.

The schedule follows below. All sessions are open to all MUW faculty and staff and no registration is required for any event. 

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Training: Canvas: Basics and Beyond

Do you want to know more about the course management system supported by The W?  Join us for Canvas Training.  This workshop will cover the basics of the course management system supported at The W.

Location, McDevitt Hall and Face To Face in Reneau 401

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Fall Faculty & Staff Development Conference

This year's Fall Faculty & Staff Development Conference will take place on August 17-18, 2015 and includes a variety of hands-on workshops, discussions, informational meetings, and Canvas training sessions to prepare you for the upcoming academic year. Use the schedule below to help you plan your time, bearing in mind that your college or department may have scheduled an additional meeting during this period.

Please note that there are several concurrent events in this year's schedule from which you may select. Among these are four 3-hour, hands-on Canvas training workshops. Three of these sessions are at the introductory level and one will cover more advanced topics. Each session is limited to 40 participants. You may register for your preferred Canvas training session by following the links below. If you your preferred session is already full or you want to learn more about teaching with Canvas, keep an eye out for further workshops provided by the CTL throughout the fall 2015 semester.

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Training: Camtasia

Would you like to record a lecture for your students in the classroom or at another location?  Camtasia training is what you need. This workshop will cover the basics of recording in Camtasia, editing, and producing and sharing the video to YouTube.

Location, McDevitt Hall and Face To Face in Reneau 401

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Training: YouTube MUW

Ever wondered "how do they get the videos on YouTube?"  Try our training on YouTube.  This workshop will cover the basics of the video sharing web site that allows instructors and students to share videos and embed the links into Blackboard Learn.

Location, McDevitt Hall and Face To Face in Reneau 401

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Training: Google Hangouts

Would you like to be able to have more interaction with your students online or hold virtual office hours?  Would you like to offer your distance students more for group work?  This workshop will cover the basics of the video collaboration tool Google Hangouts.

Location, McDevitt Hall and Face To Face in Reneau 401

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Training: Classroom Technology

Would you like to know more about how to operate the technology in your classroom?  Rick Frazier will visit the classroom of your choice to help you get acquatinted with your classroom technology.

Location, Reneau 401 and/or Your Classroom

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