Technology Mashup Basic Training Workshops

Monday, January 13, 2014

Information Technology Services (ITS) and the Instructional Center for Educational Technologies (ICET) are offering the following workshops on Monday, January 13th.  All workshops are free and will be held in Ullrich Hall.  Note the times and rooms below.  Please use the form at the bottom of the page to register.

Introduction to Campus Technology
Audience Non-Instructional and Instructional Staff
Time 9:00 - 9:50 AM
Repeated 2:30 - 3:20 PM
Location Ullrich 111
Presenter Deb Meyer
New employees are invited to come, learn the NITI* Gritty (*Necessary and Important Technical Information) about technology policies, services, and resources at UW-Platteville.  Topics include password management, network storage, telephones, e-mail, and training.
Zimbra Basics
Audience Non-Instructional and Instructional Staff
Time 10:00 - 10:50 AM
Repeated 3:30 - 4:20 PM
Location Ullrich 110
Presenter Deb Meyer
In this overview you will learn about the fundamental "Day 1" features of Zimbra's Mail, Address Book, and Calendar as well as Preferences such has creating a signature and setting auto-replies.  Bring your questions; plenty of time for Q & A!
SEC_RITY is not complete without U!
Audience Non-Instructional and Instructional Staff
Time 11:00 - 11:50 AM
Repeated 1:30 - 2:20 PM
Location Ullrich 111
Presenter Anna Pulver
In this session the UW-Platteville Information Security officer will provide an overview of what information security is, how it impacts our campus, and why a "healthy dose of paranoia" is a positive thing.
Desire2Learn Basics
Audience Instructional Staff
Time 9:00 - 11:50 AM
Repeated 1:30 - 4:20 PM
Location Ullrich 206
Presenter Lisa Landgraf
This training is a general overview of Desire2Learn.  If you are a new instructor or want to learn about Desire2Learn this workshop is the place to start.  You must have your UW-Platteville credentials (username and password) in order to fully participate.  If is also helpful if you have Desire2Learn access to the courses you will be teaching.  The first 55 minutes will be using a sample course to learn what tools are available.  Then, there will be an hour for learning the basic tools:  Profile, News, Adding Content, Setting up a dropbx, setting up a gradebook, an overview of discussions and quizzes.  Advanced training on quizzes and discussions will be offered on Jan 15.  The final hour will be an open session where you can work on your courses in the lab and with help readily available.

To register, fill out the form below and submit

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