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Excel – Multiple Sheets, Add ‘Em Up on a Summary Sheet

Keeping track of a budget by department or ledger number using Excel? And you want to put each department or ledger category on separate worksheets? Now how do you add up all that information by department on a summary sheet?

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Canvas Tip of the Week: Discussion Posts

Viewing Unread Discussion Posts Discussion boards are another feature in Canvas, and a great tool for both teachers and students to increase interaction. The discussion posts in these boards will appear “read” when you scroll through a discussion thread, but if you

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Canvas – March 2015 Updates

The transition to Canvas is well underway!  All of the summer 2015 and fall 2015 semester courses are now in the Canvas learning management system.  If you want to check out what the course template looks like, you can login

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Canvas Updates – February 2015

The transition to Canvas is progressing.  At this time, we have all of the May term courses that have elected to use Canvas and all of the summer term courses added to Canvas.  Weekly trainings continue to prepare faculty for

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Goodbye Blackboard

Goodbye Blackboard in… Countdown As of June 24, 2015, the college will no longer be using Blackboard as an LMS. Don’t worry! ITS will archiving all of your Blackboard courses and can help import them into Canvas. As Etown moves

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Posted in Canvas, Home Page, Teaching and Learning, Training

Making the Switch to Office 2013

Haven’t had time to attend the one hour Office 2013 training sessions ITS offers twice a month… and you’re trying to get used to Office 2013? Available whenever you are, watch a 25 minute training video created just for Elizabethtown

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Turnitin Student Success Week

When was the last time you attended a webcast or online activity orientated on student success in the classroom? If you can’t remember when (or even if you can) make sure to check out Student Success Week put on by

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Faculty and Staff Websites

Did you know that Elizabethtown College Faculty and Staff can create personal websites? The Office of Marketing and Communications offers this service along with a pre-designed free WordPress template. If you need help working on your website, there are periodic

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Posted in Computer Tips, Home Page, Training, Uncategorized

ITS Resources and Services

Did you know that Etown ITS has many resources and services available to faculty, staff, and students? From online 24/7 tech support to equipment available for all your academic needs, ITS has it all! For more information on what’s available

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Computer and Mobile Device Assistance

From August 18 – 27, student workers from the ITS Helpdesk will be offering computer assistance sessions to help with computer and mobile device problems. These sessions will be held in Nicarry 133 and the Winters Alcove of the High

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Faculty Technology Institute – Sessions Open to All Faculty

August 18, 20, 21   Click on the workshop title to register for the session. Monday, August 18 10:00-11:00 Leveling the Classroom Participation Playing Field: The Pros and Cons of Using Clickers Some topics that will be included: •    Using

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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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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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ITS Workshops – April 7 to April 19

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

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ITS Workshops – March 24 through April 4

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

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