Monthly Archives: June 2014

Summer Travel with Tech

Summer is here and sunny adventures await! While you’re making travel plans, don’t forget to think of your technology. Have you decided what you’re going to bring with you? Do you know how to pack your electronics for airport travel?

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Posted in Home Page, Web Tips

ITS Workshops – June 30 to July 11

ITS has scheduled several workshops for the Summer.  The workshops scheduled for the next two weeks are noted below.   If you would like to register or see all of the details for a session and also preview the classes

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Posted in Home Page, Training

Freezing Panes in Large Excel Files

Working with long or wide Excel spreadsheets can cause problems when having to remember each row or column’s title. Using the Lock or Freeze Panes option, you can avoid having to scroll back to see what each section means. For

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Posted in Computer Tips, Home Page

For Faculty: Encourage Metacognition with “Exam Wrappers”

Do you wish students would pay more attention to the feedback provided on an assignment or test?  Do you want them to learn how to learn so they can be successful in your courses?  If so, “Exam Wrappers” is an

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Guest Wireless Access

  Looking for Wi-Fi on campus? Guests on campus are now able to self-register for wireless network access while on campus.  Once registered, guests will have 24 hours of wireless network access. If guests are visiting for longer than one

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Posted in Home Page, New Student Tips

Customizing Your Quick Access Toolbar

Last week, you learned how to use the Save As… feature in Office 2013. This week you can find out how to add the Save As… command and many others to your Quick Access Toolbar in Office programs. This handy

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Posted in Computer Tips, Home Page

Out of Office Replies Using OWA

In a rush to get out the door for that long anticipated vacation, you forgot to let email correspondents know that you are away from the office. Now you’re not in the office and want to want to turn on

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ITS Workshops – June 15 to June 28

ITS has scheduled several workshops for the Summer.  The workshops scheduled for the next two weeks are noted below.   If you would like to register or see all of the details for a session and also preview the classes

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For Faculty: Flipped Classroom Model

Have you thought about flipped learning – the teaching and learning model that has students listening to lectures that are recorded for homework and then doing what used to be homework during class? If you have tried this model, even

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“Save as” Shortcut for Office 2013

Tech Tip Tuesday – Office 2013 Shortcut As a new feature in Office 2013, the “Save As” function has an additional step. Unlike previous Office versions and virtually every other Windows program, File | Save As takes the user to

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For Faculty: When Trying Something New…

This article, originally posted on Faculty Focus, helps us to think about trying out new teaching strategies that we read about in journals, see demonstrated by peers or at conferences.  It reminds us that change is hard, success or not

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