Tag: Academic Technology Services

Announcing a new website for the Division of Information Technology

On Monday, Jan. 29, the Division of Information Technology will be launching a new website.  The new site will bring the information that has been spread throughout multiple departmental sites into one easy-to-use location. Information from the ATS, CIT, Information Services and Web Services sites will be provided in one unified and user-friendly site. The […]

‘All the Rage’ podcast trailer is up and ready

The audio trailer for season two of “All the Rage” is now available. Focused exclusively on human trafficking, season two includes interviews with national experts on sex and labor trafficking, survivors, care providers, police officers and more. Six episodes on various aspects of modern day slavery (e.g., victim stories, economic and policy analysis, aftercare needs) […]

Mediasite platform to sunset, content to be transitioned

Instructors may have noticed emails asking them to submit requests to have materials transferred from Mediasite. Please submit these requests at your earliest convenience. This is part of a transition process undertaken by the staff in Academic Technology Services (ATS) as well as the Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) to clean […]

Next-generation learning exploration heading this way

Members of the campus community are invited to participate in a virtual Educause Learning Initiative session on the topic of Next-Generation Digital Learning Environments. UW-System’s Office of Learning Technology has donated one group session registration for UWGB. The event, titled “Exploring the Next-Generation Digital Learning Environment: Opportunities and Challenges,” will be held on April 27th […]

Todd Dresser now an instructional designer

News out of Academic Technology Services — beginning March 1 Todd Dresser is the new instructional designer. He worked previously as an instructional technologist in ATS. In his new role, he will assist faculty and staff with the quality and design of online courses, and with the development of web-based programs and majors. Curious about […]

D2L Classes prior to summer 2013 will be removed mid-April

It’s an early notice, but an important one. Academic Technology Services (ATS) reminds faculty that D2L courses taught prior to summer 2013 will be removed in mid-April. Once a course is removed, it may no longer be possible to recover course materials like grade books or student submissions. Questions and retention requests can be directed […]

Technology Squaretable Presentation: Sherman and Konkol

Professor Heidi Sherman and Luke Konkol will be presenting at this month’s Technology Squaretable from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23 in Instructional Services 1004. They will discuss using digital tools in experiential archeology, specifically in Sherman’s history courses. E-mail Kate Farley farleyk@uwgb.edu with questions.

Reminder: Nesvet talks Thursday about ‘text encoding in the classroom’

Assistant Prof. Rebecca Nesvet will describe how she uses text encoding in the classroom for this month’s session of Academic Technology Services’ Technology Square Table from 3 to 4 p.m. today (Thursday, Sept. 17) in IS IS 1004. She and her students are creating a digital edition of Sweeney Todd in her Literary Topics: Intro […]