News Archive for 2016


January 28, 2016

 This workshop orients faculty to the basic procedures for setting up tests & quizzes in Sakai. It covers steps for creating a test/quiz as well as posting and grading items. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to complete the following: - Create a Quiz using markup...

January 28, 2016

The Productive Professor workshop series offers time-saving, practical tips on various aspects of the faculty life. With an emphasis on hands-on learning, this particular workshop will focus on email and task management strategies with a particular focus on the one-touch principle. Please bring your laptop/tablet for use during the event....

January 28, 2016
January 28, 2016

 Please join Rebecca Cantor, Executive Director of Writing Programs, and Ann Kwinn, Director of Instructional Strategy in the Office of Innovative Teaching and Technology, for this important workshop on how to prevent and address plagiarism in courses across all disciplines. Featuring Vice Provost for Undergraduate Programs, Vicky Bowden. This workshop...

January 28, 2016

 With an emphasis on hands-on learning, Appy Hour events provide faculty and staff an opportunity to learn more about mobile devices, apps, and their potential benefits for teaching, learning, and administrative productivity. This particular Appy Hour will focus on apps used to quickly and conveniently capture ideas, images, and impressions....

January 28, 2016

 CTLA is hosting a pop up event to bring students and faculty members together to learn more about the coming mobile access and delivery of the IDEA evaluation process. Plan to drop in on us on Thursday, February 4th from 9:30 to 2:30 on Cougar Walk (east campus) for a...

January 28, 2016

If you teach online, you understand the challenges, the isolation, and the frustration that some distance students can experience. Come explore a free and easy way to host video conferences with your students using APU's Google video conferencing tool. Log into our webinar with fellow educators for a lively tour...

January 28, 2016

Christian colleges and universities, like the rest of higher ed, are encountering many disruptive forces, including the rise of online and mega-universities, the shifting student demographics, the unbundling of the traditional university, the increasing costs of higher education, and the changing role of faculty. In light of these trends, are...

January 19, 2016

  Using the Sakai Gradebook tool in your courses benefits your students by providing prompt feedback on coursework. This workshop will cover how to set up and customize your Gradebook. Topics will include grade scale settings, student access settings, adding assignments to Gradebook and linking to the assignments page, special helps...