Free Frameweld Demonstration

eTech@Noon

The UAMS Teaching with Technology Committee invites you to today’s eTech@Noon—a free demonstration of the video platform Frameweld. The event, Thursday June 28, begins at noon in COPH 8240. Today’s lecture will be presented via GoToMeeting by a Frameweld representative. 

When possible, archived presentations are made available in the UAMS Video Index.

The eTech@Noon series is sponsored by the Teaching with Technology Committee. For more information contact Jon Goodell at 501-526-5641.

A Snapshot of Blackboard at UAMS

eTech@Noon

Learn about the capabilities and uses of Blackboard at UAMS at today’s eTech@Noon presentation: A Snapshot of Blackboard at UAMS. The free event, Thursday June 14, begins at noon in COPH 8240. Today’s lecture will be presented by Robin Smith, PhD of the UAMS Office of Educational Development.

When possible, archived presentations are made available in the UAMS Video Index.

The eTech@Noon series is sponsored by the Teaching with Technology Committee. For more information contact Jon Goodell at 501-526-5641.

Apply Now: UAMS Educational Technology Excellence Award

The UAMS Teaching with Technology Committee invites you to apply for our third annual Educational Technology Excellence Award. The award was developed to recognize individuals for their outstanding teaching, support and leadership contributions to UAMS involving educational technology, distance or online educational efforts.

Full time UAMS faculty and staff are eligible for this award. Self nominations will be accepted.

Nominations and applications are due Monday, July 9, 2012 by 5:00 PM. The winner will be announced at the UAMS Teaching with Technology Symposium, July 19, 2012.

For consideration, all applications/nominations should be submitted via e-mail to: Dave Wessinger, Chairman, Teaching with Technology Awards Committee by 5:00 PM on July 9, 2012.

Download the Educational Technology Excellence Award application. 

Register Now for 2012 Symposium

2012 TWT Logo

The program and registration for the 2012 UAMS Teaching with Technology Symposium are now available.

View the program here.

Register for the Symposium here.

Organized by the UAMS Teaching with Technology Committee, the Symposium is Central Arkansas’ premiere conference addressing technology in teaching and learning.

With presentations, posters and workshops, the UAMS Teaching with Technology Symposium is a two-day forum for sharing, learning and networking. Faculty, graduate students, instructional designers, librarians, administrators and other educators from Arkansas and the region are invited to the Little Rock for this event.

 

eTech@Noon Events: April-May

eTech@Noon

The semester is winding down but there’s still plenty to do on campus.  Bring your lunch and join the Teaching with Technology Committee at our upcoming events. These events are free and open to the public.

Thursday, April 26
Mobile Devices Users Group
Bring your iPad and smartphone to this hands on session to share tips and app recommendations.
12:00- 12:50, COPH 8240.

Wednesday, May 2
coMesh Demonstration
CoMesh creates and tracks linkages between faculty, students, and community partners. This will be particularly relevant for those interested in service learning and community outreach.
12:00-12:50, COPH 2280

Thursday, May 3
Teaching with Technology Committee Meeting
Open meeting discussing educational technology and teaching.
11:30-1:00, COPH 8240

 Thursday, May 10
Image Resources from the UAMS Library
Learn about free medical and non-medical images you can use for lectures and presentations.
12:00-12:50, COPH 8240

Thursday, May 17
The Filter Bubble and Research
Learn how Google, Facebook and others personalize the web by selecting and filtering information and how this impacts academic research.
12:00-12:50, COPH 8240

Thursday: Mimio Interactive Whiteboard

eTech@Noon

You’re invited to this week’s eTech@noon presentation on Mimio Interactive Whiteboard

The event is Thursday, April 12 from 12pm-12:50pm in the UAMS College of Public Health Auditorium (8th floor, 8240). This event is free and open to the public. 

Mimio’s broad range of products enables any classroom to become interactive.  From interactive whiteboard solutions to clicker/response systems, you are sure to engage your audience. 

This presentation will be broadcast via IVN to the UAMS Northwest COM Large Classroom M25 and ACH Genetics Conference Room. When possible, archived presentations are made available in the UAMS Video Index.

The eTech@noon series is sponsored by the UAMS Teaching with Technology Committee. For more information contact Jon Goodell at 501-526-5641.