Faculty Technology Orientation Day 2016

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Register today!

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All new and returning faculty are invited. Fordham IT staff offer an overview of all IT services and developments relevant to teaching and research. Faculty also have a chance to meet with new colleagues, as well as discuss their views and expectations of technology services for the upcoming academic year with Fordham IT team members.

Proposed agenda

  • 9:00am – Coffee & Muffins
  • 9:30am – Welcome
  • 9:35am – Overview of Fordham IT Resources
      • Support for Faculty at Fordham
        • IT Customer Care (getting on wifi / what ITCC can do for you, etc.)
        • Liaisons
        • Classroom & Lab support / Media Services
        • Faculty Technology Centers
        • Online Course Production
        • Research Support – Mapping, Network Analysis, Text Analysis, Image Analysis, Qualtrics, Endnote, etc.
      • Blackboard Learning Management System Review
      • Academic Computing Enviornment, the Research Computing Cluster, and Websites
      • Explain Fordham’s portal: my.fordham.edu
    • IT Communication
    • What’s new for Faculty at Fordham IT
      • Webex License
      • Mydesktop.fordham.edu and virtualizing software
      • Office 365
    • IT Techshop schedule
      • New Employee Technology Orientation sessions
      • Software licenses
  • 10:40am – What to do for Class Cancellations
  • 10:50am – Break
  • 11:00am – Google Apps
  • 11:20am – IT Security
  • 11:40am – Q&A
  • 12:00pm – Lunch
  • 1:00pm – How Educators Can Incorporate Wiki tools to Inspire Learning (with Samantha Erickson from the Wiki Education Foundation)

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Fordham IT’s committed staff of talented men and women deliver high quality technology support and resources for teaching, learning, research, and campus life. We also support the technology that enables university staff to do their jobs effectively.

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