Technology Enhancement Week
The Faculty Technology Development Center will host its annual Technology Enhancement Week, September 12-16, 2016. Workshops offered will include Photoshop, All About the iPad, Office 2016, Adobe Connect, Accessibility, various Blackboard topics, and much more. These events are open to all faculty, staff, and graduate instructors on a first come, first served basis. The full workshop schedule will be posted soon at ittraining.olemiss.edu.
Access Blackboard on your Mobile Device
The Blackboard Mobile Learn App is available as a free download for iOS, Android, and Blackberry devices. Download it today, and take Blackboard with you wherever you go. Instructors that have an Apple iPad can also take advantage of the Bb Grader App for grading via the iPad.
FTDC Facts for Faculty
This two page overview of FTDC services is especially useful for new faculty.
Your department can purchase many software packages at a reduced cost through the FTDC.
Secure, Online File Sharing and Storage Available through Box.com
Box.com is a secure, online file sharing and storage service. Content on Box can be accessed from your computer and through iPad, iPhone and Android devices via the Box app. Box is a good resource for storing and sharing files, authoring content, and encouraging collaboration. All current UM faculty, staff, and students are eligible for a free Box account with 15GB of storage space.