Fr. Greenfield’s Message from his First Day on Campus

Yesterday was Fr. Greenfield’s first day on campus. He took time out of his day to record a message for the entire DeSales community; it was shared on our website and social media channels.

And, Fr. Jim launched his own Instagram account — you can follow him @desalesufrjim .

Note: If you don’t have audio in the video below, move your pointer to the bottom right-hand corner and click the “x” to un-mute it.

Questions? kristin.laudenslager@desales.edu

2018 Mileage Reimbursement Rate Increased

Effective January 1, 2018, the University’s business mileage reimbursement rate for travel in 2018 is $0.545 per mile. The rate equals the Internal Revenue Service reimbursement rate for the use of a personal vehicle for business mileage. Please note that mileage from/to home and work is not reimbursable business mileage. Please use the appropriate travel report form which is located on MyDSU/Menu/Forms & Documents/Business Office.

To ensure reimbursement of expenses, please review the DeSales Business and Travel Expenses Policy located on MyDSU/Menu/Forms & Documents/DeSales Documents/Business Office. 

Questions? Debra.Naso@desales.edu

DEIT Weekly Update

THIS WEEK – Panopto double feature.
Take advantage of one of two opportunities to learn about DeSales’ easy-to-use lecture/presentation recording tool, Panopto.

Faculty members use Panopto to record material for online and hybrid classes and to record traditional classroom sessions. Students may also use Panopto to record their presentations.

Join DEIT’s Ted Schmittel online at 7 pm on Wednesday, January 10 or in-person in Dooling Hall, Room 40 (lower level), on Saturday, January 13 at 10 am. Here is an example of a Panopto recording.

Announcements
Introducing Panopto 5.6 – quizzes now integrated with Blackboard gradebook and more
Blackboard document grading – goodbye Crocodoc, hello Box View

Pedagogy Corner
Harness the Power of Emotions to Help Your Students Learn
Synchronous Online Classes: 10 Tips for Engaging Students

Upcoming Events and Workshops
Register at www.desales.edu/workshops

Questions? deit@desales.edu