Monthly Archives: December 2017

January 2018 Workshops


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DEIT Christmas Break Schedule

Tweet December 22: in-office until 4:30 pm, available by phone/email until 9 pm December 23: Available by phone/email from 8 am – noon. December 24 – January 1: DEIT office closed. Immediate response to emergencies only. Response to non-emergencies will … Continue reading

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Blackboard and Panopto Down for Maintenance December 21

Tweet Both Blackboard and Panopto will be unavailable on Thursday, December 21 from 6:30 am until 6:30 pm. Once Blackboard comes back online on the evening of December 21, Panopto will be unavailable for 2 additional hours, from 8:00 pm … Continue reading

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DEIT Video Game Christmas Party, 12/21, 1-4 pm, Gambet Center


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Panopto in Chrome

Tweet If you’re a Chrome user, you may have noticed recently that a Panopto video stops playing if you toggle to a different tab. This has been enabled by default. If you’re multitasking like a lot of us, this can … Continue reading

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The New Box View

Tweet The Blackboard Assignment feature has an online document viewer and online marking interface named Crocodoc, which is a third party technology licensed by Blackboard. Crocodoc will stop working on January 15, 2018 as the technology has been deprecated by … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Tips for Teaching Adult Students with Work Experience – Eileen Schiffer, Faculty Focus

Tweet Learn how to leverage the wealth of personal and professional experience that non-traditional students bring to their pursuit of a degree. By 2021, it’s expected that nearly 7 million postsecondary students will be attending part-time, and enrollment of students … Continue reading

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Using Classroom Tech for Your Final Exam?

Tweet Do you plan to use technology such as audio, video, Web sites, or software as part of your final exam? Be sure to do a tech check or have DEIT do one for you. The Distance Education and Instructional … Continue reading

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