The Library and IT department will be hosting several training sessions in August related to teaching and working with technology and library resources. We will be hosting the sessions in Zoom. You can join the sessions by going to https://go.ursinus.edu/LITTrainings.
August Training Sessions
Peer-Review Work Session
Friday, August 7, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
This drop-in session will provide faculty and staff the opportunity to share their Fall course design ideas and get peer feedback from other faculty and staff.
Using Electronic Library Resources for Instruction
Monday, August 10, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Join us as we discuss incorporating electronic library resources into your teaching this Fall. We’ll introduce new collections of e-books, primary sources, and streaming videos that can enhance both on-campus and virtual instruction.
Using Online Whiteboards and Pen Tablets
Monday, August 10, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Learn how to use online whiteboards and external pen tablets during pre-recorded or live lectures.
Zoom Training (rescheduled)
Thursday, August 13, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Learn how to use Zoom to schedule and host secure meetings and how to access training resources.
Microsoft Teams Training
Friday, August 14, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Learn more on how to help your Team get more out of Microsoft Teams.
This training will help you review resources for fundamentals, gain general knowledge to increase engagement and find efficiencies, and understand that each journey may need to be tailored for optimal results. Bring questions to the training to help with achieving your specific team goals.
Monday, August 17, from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Learn how to use Panopto to pre-record lectures, record lectures live, and host your videos. *Faculty and staff will receive the meeting link via email.