Wed September 28

Networking Luncheon for South East Asian Faculty and Staff

11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.12C   |  Faculty Center Conference Room   |  Main Campus

First networking lunch meeting of South Asian faculty and staff for the fall semester.

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Thu September 29

Blackboard Wikis: Encouraging Student Collaboration to Enhance Learning

Office of Digital Learning

Candace Gann

Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Learning

11 - 11:45 a.m.   |  MS 1.03.14   |  FIT Lab   |  Main Campus

In academia, the word Wikipedia makes us cringe. Wikis as a whole have gotten a bad rap, but this workshop will show you several ways in which to use this Blackboard tool to enhance learning through collaborative projects.

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Thu September 29

Grantsmanship Lunch & Learn: Funding for Early CAREER Faculty

UTSA Research

12 - 1:30 p.m.   |  FS 4.450   |  Downtown Campus

This peer learning opportunity will provide an overview of funding opportunities and tips for early career investigators, as well as information about resources available at UTSA that support research and scholarly activity.

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Mon October 03

Want to Grade on the GO? Learn to use the Bb Grader App

Office of Online Learning

Tamara Popescu

System Analyst III

Sailaja Athyala

Instructional Designer

3 - 4 p.m.   |  MS 1.03.14   |  FIT Lab   |  Main Campus

Bb Grade is a mobile app that provides faculty with a mobile solution for reviewing, providing feedback, and grading students submissions in Blackboard Learn courses - when and where you have time. This training session will teach faculty to use the Bb Grader App to grade assignments on specific mobile devices (iOS7, iOS8, iPad mini, iPad Air, iPad 2, 3, or 4).

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Tue October 04

Lecture Capture with Skype for Business

Office of Online Learning

Robert Granado

Assistant Director of Learning Technologies

2 - 3:30 p.m.   |  JPL 4.04.12D   |  Digital Studio   |  Main Campus

Take advantage of using the recording capabilities of Skype for Business as lecture capture software in any UTSA classroom as well as your office or home.

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Wed October 05

Blackboard Learn to ASAP Grade Transfer

Office of Online Learning

Mayra Collins

Instructional Designer

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.   |  MS 1.03.14   |  FIT Lab   |  Main Campus

In this session you will learn how to set up Blackboard Grade Center to communicate with ASAP to transfer Midterm and Final grades.

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