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July 2020

Google Docs for Peer and Instructor Feedback (webinar)

Thu, July 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Google Docs can be used as a powerful tool to allow students to offer feedback to one another on class assignments, or to annotate course readings.  The quick and easy setup of Google Docs, and the intuitive interface make it a great choice for instructor feedback (on writing assignments) as well.  Learn more about how you can integrate Google Docs into your course/s.   More info on Google Docs.   

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Zoom Training for Staff (webinar)

Tue, July 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Zoom is the leader in video communications, with an easy, reliable cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, collaboration, chat, and webinars across mobile devices, desktops, and telephones. Zoom is used around the world in board, conference, huddle, and training rooms, as well as executive offices and classrooms. Come join us for a training session to learn how to make the most of this great resource! Ask questions and learn how to: Schedule a meeting Join a meeting and configure… Continue Reading Zoom Training for Staff (webinar)

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Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (webinar)

Tue, July 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra in lieu of in-class meetings is a great way to retain a “live” synchronous experience.  Collaborate provides an online virtual classroom and meeting space within Fordham’s Blackboard environment, allowing users to connect via audio, see each other via webcams, use a chat tool, collaborate on documents, and view presentations. Instructors will also be shown other tools that may be helpful to enrich Collaborate sessions.   More info on Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.    Zoom Link: FTC  

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Web Content Management – Introduction (webinar)

Wed, July 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar NY United States

Introduction to Fordham’s web content policies, design and content guidelines, and best practices in web communications including writing for the web. Appropriate for web editors, supervisors, and anyone who will be preparing content for their department websites. **This learning opportunity is for the Fordham community only** For questions, contact Tia Lindner, Assistant Director of Online Communications, at 212-636-6542 or tlinder@fordham.edu.

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Blackboard Grade Center (webinar)

Wed, July 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Did you know the Grade Center in Blackboard can calculate grades, organize student-submitted assignments, record the last time each student accessed the course, and include point-and-click rubrics to facilitate scoring of assignments?   Using your own syllabus, this workshop will help you through  the step-by-step process to create columns and categories, enter grades, monitor student progress, and how to communicate information to students in the Grade Center.   Have a copy of your syllabus at the ready (including grade structure)… Continue Reading Blackboard Grade Center (webinar)

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Web Content Management Jadu Training (webinar)

Thu, July 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zoom webinar, Zoom webinar NY United States

Pre-requisite: Web Content Management – Introduction Learn how to create and maintain department web content on www.fordham.edu using Jadu, Fordham’s web content management system. Appropriate for web editors who are responsible for maintaining department websites. **This learning opportunity is for the Fordham community only** For questions, contact Tia Lindner, Assistant Director of Online Communications, at 212-636-6542 or tlinder@fordham.edu.

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Introduction to Blackboard (webinar)

Mon, July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

A broad introduction to Blackboard, Fordham’s Learning Management System.  Faculty get an introductory overview of the system and learn how to set up their course.  This introduction will focus on issues specific to faculty who have never used Blackboard.   Instructors are guided through the following processes, step-by-step: Course Design, Adding Content, Creating Folders, Adding Items, Hyperlinking to internet resources, Managing Users, sending Announcements and Email, creating Discussion Boards, and making your Course available.   More info on Blackboard. 

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Creating Assignments, Tests and Quizzes (webinar)

Tue, July 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

An overview of the various assessment tools within Blackboard including: test, quizzes, and assignments.    More info on Assessments in Blackboard.   

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Asynchronous Content: Creating Narrated PowerPoints, Screencasts and Podcasts (webinar)

Wed, July 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Teaching in an asynchronous manner, where learning does not take place at a set time and place, is a great way to stay on track when meeting in person is not possible.  This approach allows you to create and distribute content (e.g. recorded video lecture, podcasts, voice-overs on PowerPoints, or even just handouts, etc.) to students who can watch/read/listen at their own pace and on their own schedule.   By effectively supplementing this material  with additional elements (e.g. email, discussion… Continue Reading Asynchronous Content: Creating Narrated PowerPoints, Screencasts and Podcasts (webinar)

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Concur Expense (webinar)

Thu, July 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Concur Expense, Fordham University’s streamlined expense and reimbursement system, provides intuitive web-based and mobile tools that help employees complete expense reports quickly and accurately. At this interactive training which takes place on Zoom, you will learn about: > Fordham's updated expense policy > How to submit / review / approve expense reports > Best Practices Please have your mobile device available so that you can authenticate with MFA. A link to the meeting will be emailed after your register for… Continue Reading Concur Expense (webinar)

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Zoom Workshop for Faculty (webinar)

Thu, July 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Calvin Byer’s Zoom, Zoom webinar NY United States

Fordham’s campus-wide Zoom license allows you and your students to access a powerful video and audio conferencing platform.  You and your students can use Zoom to collaborate, chat, run  webinars, share screens using mobile devices, desktops, and telephones.    Learn how to: Schedule a meeting Join a meeting and configure audio/video Utilize meeting controls Record a Zoom meeting Share your screen and annotate Reduce the chance of Zoombombing Add virtual backgrounds Set up breakout rooms Use the polling feature  … Continue Reading Zoom Workshop for Faculty (webinar)

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August 2020

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra (webinar)

Mon, August 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra in lieu of in-class meetings is a great way to retain a “live” synchronous experience.  Collaborate provides an online virtual classroom and meeting space within Fordham’s Blackboard environment, allowing users to connect via audio, see each other via webcams, use a chat tool, collaborate on documents, and view presentations. Instructors will also be shown other tools that may be helpful to enrich Collaborate sessions..   More info on Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.    Zoom Link: FTC  

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Blackboard Grade Center (webinar)

Tue, August 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Did you know the Grade Center in Blackboard can calculate grades, organize student-submitted assignments, record the last time each student accessed the course, and include point-and-click rubrics to facilitate scoring of assignments?   Using your own syllabus, this workshop will help you through  the step-by-step process to create columns and categories, enter grades, monitor student progress, and how to communicate information to students in the Grade Center.   Have a copy of your syllabus at the ready (including grade structure)… Continue Reading Blackboard Grade Center (webinar)

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Social Annotation with Perusall (webinar)

Wed, August 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

If you have text that you want students to close read, Perusall is a fantastic social annotation tool that can help you and your students get more out of reading assignments.  Perusall is a plug-in within Fordham’s Blackboard environment and allows you to assign class readings, specify how many annotations (comments, questions, or answers) you’d like students to submit.  Students are encouraged to reply to one another, to ask and answer questions.  By not only close reading the text, but… Continue Reading Social Annotation with Perusall (webinar)

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Google Docs for Peer and Instructor Feedback (webinar)

Thu, August 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Google Docs can be used as a powerful tool to allow students to offer feedback to one another on class assignments, or to annotate course readings.  The quick and easy setup of Google Docs, and the intuitive interface make it a great choice for instructor feedback (on writing assignments) as well.  Learn more about how you can integrate Google Docs into your course/s.   More info on Google Docs.   

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New Employee Technology Orientation (webinar)

Thu, August 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Welcome to Fordham University! New Employee Technology Orientation (NETO) introduces new staff and faculty to the available technology services at the University. Topics you'll learn about include: Navigating the Portal at My.Fordham Blackboard Support Overview of Applications Information Security Awareness Gmail and G Suite The link to the webinar will be sent via Gmail with your registration confirmation. We look forward to hosting you!

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Introduction to Blackboard (webinar)

Mon, August 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

A broad introduction to Blackboard, Fordham’s Learning Management System.  Faculty get an introductory overview of the system and learn how to set up their course.  This introduction will focus on issues specific to faculty who have never used Blackboard.   Instructors are guided through the following processes, step-by-step: Course Design, Adding Content, Creating Folders, Adding Items, Hyperlinking to internet resources, Managing Users, sending Announcements and Email, creating Discussion Boards, and making your Course available.   More info on Blackboard.   

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Creating Assignments, Tests and Quizzes (webinar)

Tue, August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

An overview of the various assessment tools within Blackboard including: test, quizzes, and assignments.    More info on Assessments in Blackboard.   

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Asynchronous Content: Creating Narrated PowerPoints, Screencasts and Podcasts (webinar)

Wed, August 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Faculty Technology Services Zoom Link, Zoom webinar NY United States

Teaching in an asynchronous manner, where learning does not take place at a set time and place, is a great way to stay on track when meeting in person is not possible.  This approach allows you to create and distribute content (e.g. recorded video lecture, podcasts, voice-overs on PowerPoints, or even just handouts, etc.) to students who can watch/read/listen at their own pace and on their own schedule.   By effectively supplementing this material  with additional elements (e.g. email, discussion… Continue Reading Asynchronous Content: Creating Narrated PowerPoints, Screencasts and Podcasts (webinar)

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Banner Finance (webinar)

Thu, August 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Dealy, Rm E-205, Dealy Hall, Fordham University
Bronx, NY 10458 United States

Hosted by Fordham University's Finance Department, this workshop is designed for budget managers that will utilize Banner Finance SSB. During this session, participants will learn how to access and interpret budget information in Banner. At the completion of this course, participants will be able to: 1) Check available balances 2) Identify and research Banner transactions 3) Check base budget information 4) Learn about tools associated with monitoring your budgets Course Prerequisites: 1) This course is for Fordham University employees. 2)… Continue Reading Banner Finance (webinar)

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