Academic Resources Conference, August 9-12, 2021
August 2, 2021 — Did you know that all Wichita State faculty, staff and students have free access to LinkedIn Learning? As part of the August Academic Resources Conference events Aug. 9-12, the Office of Instructional Resources (OIR) has identified five LinkedIn Learning courses that will be useful to instructors and staff at WSU:
July 28, 2021 — The Office of Instructional Resources is offering a workshop to help instructors and staff confused by Blackboard Ultra. The next workshop, titled “Please Help Me With Ultra!”, is scheduled 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 10 via Zoom.
July 28, 2021 — The Office of Instructional Resources is offering a workshop to help instructors and staff confused by Blackboard Ultra. The next workshop, titled "Please Help Me With Ultra!", is scheduled 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Aug. 13 via Zoom.
July 28, 2021 — The Office of Instructional Resources is offering a workshop to help instructors and staff confused by Blackboard Ultra. The first workshop, titled "Please Help Me With Ultra!", is scheduled 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 2 via Zoom.
July 19, 2021 — Sara Zafar, Wichita State University Human Resources Title IX coordinator, will offer an additional online Advanced Title IX training 1-3 p.m. Aug. 3. The training is part of the August Academic Resources Conference (ARC). The session will last approximately two hours including an hour for questions.
July 15, 2021 — President Rick Muma will lead a discussion of the book "Broke: The Racial Consequences of Underfunding Public Universities" 2-2:50 p.m. Aug. 12, at Devlin Hall. The event will also be available live on Zoom.
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July 1, 2021 — Blackboard has gone through several changes lately and there are more to come. If you are confused by Ultra, you're not alone.
June 29, 2021 — In May, Wichita State University began the transition from the Blackboard platform to the Ultra platform. The complete transition will take more than a year and a half, but you may have noticed significant changes already.
June 17, 2021 — The Media Resources Center would like to congratulate Dr. Carolyn Speer on becoming a certified professional in training management (CPTM).  
Teaching Today, Your Teaching Resource
June 9, 2021 — This June issue of Teaching Today explores Ultra and the Academic Resources Conference events in May. To views the highlights from each session, check out the May ARC schedule page.