September 28, 2021 — Instructors of all ranks have been asked to learn new educational technologies and methods quickly this past year.
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September 23, 2021 — As you know, Wichita State is in the process of becoming a full Blackboard Ultra school. At this time, all Blackboard users are in the “Ultra Navigation” area when they log in to Blackboard, and approximately 100 instructors are also offering their courses in Blackboard Ultra Course format.
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September 16, 2021 — Need help with Ultra? The Office of Instructional Resources (OIR) offers a weekly come-and-go faculty lab 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays viz Zoom.
Teaching Today: Be in the know every month.
September 15, 2021 — The September issue of Teaching Today features a guest column from Dr. Carolyn Shaw, who shares several easy ways to reach students to make them feel more welcome in class.
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September 14, 2021 — Until further notice, students and faculty should not rely on Blackboard's calendar integration. The Office of Instructional Resources will push out any updates as they become available.
Need help with Ultra? There is another "Please Help Me With Ultra!" workshop 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Sept. 9 via Zoom.
September 1, 2021 — Need help with Ultra? There is another "Please Help Me With Ultra!" workshop 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Sept. 9 via Zoom.
Need help with Ultra? There is another "Please Help Me With Ultra!" workshop 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Sept. 9 via Zoom.
August 27, 2021 — Need help with Ultra? There is another "Please Help Me With Ultra!" workshop 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursday, Sept. 2 via Zoom. The class is hosted by Mary Morriss Media Resources Center Learning Management System specialist and Dr. Freh Wuhib, MRC Science, Technology, Engineering and Math senior instructional designer.
August 20, 2021 — If you are using the Zoom-to-Panopto integration, you may find that having the recordings in your "Meeting Recordings" folder is inconvenient. If so, you can move them easily, and OIR has a training page to show you how.
Academic Resources Conference August 9-12
August 9, 2021 — All staff, instructors, and campus partners are invited to attend the August Academic Resources Conference which begins today, Aug. 9 through Aug. 12.
Academic Resources Conference Aug. 9-12.
August 2, 2021 — All staff, instructors, and campus partners are invited to attend the  August Academic Resources Conference Aug. 9-12. The events are free, online and open to the campus community.