Digital Strategies Symposium

The inaugural Texas A&M University Corpus Christi-Digital Strategies Symposium, sponsored by the Office of Distance Education and Learning Technologies and Project GRAD, was held December 6th at the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel. The Digital Strategies Symposium provided an opportunity for university faculty to interact with colleagues across academic disciplines engaged in digital activities in instruction and research.

The Symposium awards luncheon honored student and faculty nominated recipients of the Digital Innovators of the Year awards. The awards luncheon was followed by the Digital Technology Showcase and concurrent interactive sessions led by TAMU-CC faculty highlighting digital innovative instructional practices used in research and instructional delivery.

Visit our Digital Strategies Symposium page to see this year's Digital Innovation Award winners and presenters.

 

Office 365 is Here

Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi provides the latest version of Microsoft Office productivity suite to every student, faculty, and staff. Below are some resources to aid your use of the tools and to learn what's new for the applications available in Office 365.

 

Blackboard Attendance

Instructors now have an easy to use tool for taking attendance.  With the Blackboard Attendance feature, you can mark whether a student is present, late, absent, or excused. Activating the Attendance feature creates an Attendance column in the Grace Center enabling use attendance as part of calculating grades just as you can for an assignment grade column.