Webex Meeting interface has been updated,
but the functionality remains the same!
Use your Island ID to login and activate the account.
Blackboard upgrade will take place on
August 23, 2016. Blackboard will be unavailable
for several hours. This upgrade will be fairly
transparent to users.
August 2016 Workshops
Certificate of Professional Development in Best Practices
for Online Course Design
is required for all new faculty.
Next workshop series
(tentative and to accommodate various
departmental and university meetings):
August 16, afternoon only, 1pm-5pm
August 17, afternoon only, 1pm-5pm
August 18, afternoon only, 1pm-5pm
August 19, whole day, 8am-5pm
August 22, whole day, 8am-5pm
August 23, morning only, 8am-12pm
Please, REGISTER to get updates and information
Drop-ins are welcome;
laptops are required.
Please, bring your own or
contact email@example.com (x2122)
to request one for the session.
Free for Students
Office 2016 is available for free to faculty, staff and students for home use. The link to download it is accessible at
Blackboard and IT Resources Workshops
The 90 minute workshop provides an overview of Blackboard navigation and hands-on activities to learn tools such as the discussion forum, wikis, blogs, journals, and quizzes. Workshops are also available online using WebEx online meetings.
May 31, 2016
June 2, 2016
July 5, 2016
July 7, 2016
Contact us at 361-825-2122 to make a reservation to attend the workshop in a web conference via WebEx.
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