Faculty And Staff Workshops Updates
Information Technology (IT) has updated its training and workshop schedule to include multiple instances of several courses over the next month. These courses include but are not limited to:
- Bb01 - Getting Started with your Blackboard course
- Panopto video content management
- Zoom cloud video conferencing for meetings and course collaboration
For a schedule of all upcoming faculty workshops, visit the Faculty/Staff workshops calendar.
You can also visit the online training course registration page to get registered.
For help deciding which courses are right for you, visit our getting started page.
Communicating using G Suite Apps - GS1
This workshop will focus on communication applications included with G Suite, covering GMail, Google Groups, and Google Hangouts Chat. During this workshop, we will review Gmail, discuss new features Google has released, and discuss how to keep your inbox organized. We will walk through the process of requesting and configuring a Google Group, and end the session by exploring Google Hangouts Chat and the benefits of creating a chat-based workspace.
1/25/19 at 10:00-11:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
3/5/19 at 1:00-2:00 PM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
4/4/19 at 9:00-10:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
Getting Organized with G Suite Apps - GS2
This workshop will focus on organization applications included in G Suite, specifically, Calendar, Keep, and Tasks. During this workshop, we will review how to create an event, create appointment slots, and view a guest's availability. In addition, we will look at sharing calendars and creating secondary calendars. Next, we will discuss using Keep and how to create notes and use reminders. We will wrap the class up by talking about how to create tasks, subtasks, and due dates.
1/29/19 at 1:30-2:30 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
3/12/19 at 1:00-2:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
4/11/19 at 9:00-10:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
Using Google Drive - GS3
This workshop focuses on Google Drive. It will include information and demonstrations on My Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides. We will review the process of sharing documents and folders. We will touch on using Google Drive for storage and connecting it to your machine through Drive File Stream. We will start to look at the search capabilities within Google Drive.
2/6/19 at 2:00-3:00 PM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
3/25/19 at 1:00-2:00 PM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
4/18/19 at 9:00-10:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
Using Team Drives - GS4
This workshop focuses on Google Drive - Team Drives. It will be a deeper dive into using Google Drive and will focus on Team Drives. We will cover how to request a Team Drive, configure the settings and how to add team members. We will discuss how to use Google Drive for storage and connecting it to your computer through Drive File stream. During this session, we will continue to explore Google Drive search capabilities.
2/19/19 10:00-11:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
4/2/19 at 1:00-2:00 PM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library
4/25/19 at 9:00-10:00 AM - Scholar Space - 301 Rod Library