Technology Services Calendar

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Monday, September 28, 2020

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   Tue afternoon
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    This 2 hour Outlook Calendar live workshop, participants will learn to schedule & edit appointments; work with calendar labels and tasks displayed on the Calendar. We will schedule with the Scheduling Assistant, practice scheduling a conference room, and discuss scheduling Online Meetings, and discuss calendar permissions.

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm
    • Zoom

    Do you need online automated proctoring for midterms? Learn how to integrate Proctorio in exams for both Compass and Moodle. See how it works and what students will need to know. Ask any questions you might have. For help email citl-info@illinois.edu.

    • 5:00 - 5:50 pm
    • Online via Zoom - register to receive the Zoom link

    CITL and the ESL-ITA Program are offering a series of two weekly workshops to help graduate students prepare for the English Proficiency Interview (EPI). Attendance is free, but registration is required.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Thursday, October 1, 2020

Monday, October 5, 2020

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Friday, October 9, 2020

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   F afternoon
    • online

    Join us in a live, online session using OneNote 365 where we will discuss the structure of notebooks, practice putting data into them, and explore the interconnectivity of Microsoft applications with OneNote. This session is aimed for beginner users of OneNote.

Monday, October 12, 2020

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Zoom meeting invite will be sent the business day before the workshop is scheduled.

    The second workshop in this two-part series will include demonstrations of advanced features and discussions of security, audio sharing, video sharing, screen sharing, recording, breakout rooms, and more.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tu morning
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    This 2 hour Outlook Calendar live workshop, participants will learn to schedule & edit appointments; work with calendar labels and tasks displayed on the Calendar. We will schedule with the Scheduling Assistant, practice scheduling a conference room, and discuss scheduling Online Meetings, and discuss calendar permissions.

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Zoom meeting invite will be sent the business day before the workshop is scheduled.

    In this session we distill the magic that just might take your next presentation from bland to grand. See full description for more info.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Friday, October 16, 2020

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   F afternoon
    • online

    Let's meet online to talk about Photoshop. In this two-hour session, we will start working through some curriculum, work with layers and learn to edit in a non-destructive way. Register by 11 am to get meeting link sent.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   W morning
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    In this 2 hr online workshop, participants will learn how to create and work with Access tables. We will create a table using application parts and also from scratch.  We will create a primary key and start entering data. We will work with fields in a table from adding, deleting, re-arranging to setting field properties. Finish up using lookup fields and calculated fields

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm   W afternoon
    • online, link will be sent if registered by 8am

    Register for this session to learn about specific features and tips for using Outlook more productively, followed by Q&A of specific scenarios. 

Thursday, October 22, 2020

    • 9:00 - 11:00 am   Th morning
    • online, link will be sent if registered by noon

    In this 2-hour online course, we will spend time adjusting images in Photoshop, using Adjustment Layers, and explore several kinds of image adjustments. We will also explore image editing in a non-destructive method. Register by noon to have link sent.  

    • 1:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/81093536503?pwd=akZEenMreVlSK3B0d3c4Z21uRFhjQT09

    SafeAssign in Compass 2g Yes, SafeAssign “detects plagiarism” but how does it work and what are its limitations? How can you use it in non-punitive ways so students can improve their own writing? Learn best practices for using this commonly misunderstood tool at a FREE workshop on October 22, at 1 pm. Join the Zoom meeting here: https://illinois.zoom.us/j/81093536503?pwd

    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm
    • Zoom

    Looking to optimize your performance in your online classes? Join us for a workshop full of ideas to help you do your best.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tues morning
    • online

    A properly designed database makes it easier to work with up-to-date, accurate information. Investing the time required to learn the principles of good relational database design ensures that you will end up with a database that meets your needs and can easily accommodate change. This online workshop provides guidelines for planning an Access database.

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Tu morning
    • online

    Join us in a live, online session using OneNote 365 where we will discuss the structure of notebooks, practice putting data into them, and explore the interconnectivity of Microsoft applications with OneNote. This session is aimed for beginner users of OneNote.

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Virtual

    Join us for virtual office hours every Tuesday from 10am to 11am on Zoom. Jamie and Megan will be there to answer your questions about the CITL Innovation Spaces, emerging technologies, educational tech on campus, and anything else of interest!

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

    • 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Online via Zoom - register to receive the Zoom link

    It’s actually pretty common to teach material that might be a bit of a stretch for you. Using ideas from Therese Huston’s excellent book Teaching What You Don’t Know, we’ll discover some strategies for comfortably and confidently teaching material that is not your specialty.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   W morning
    • online

    In this 2-hour short online course, you will become familiar with the Excel 2016 interface. Topics will also include entering, editing, and formatting data in a worksheet, performing basic formulas, printing and using Help.

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • TechHub, Rm 151A, Armory Building

    Visit the TechHub during open hours! Held twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12pm - 3pm. Experience 3D printing, Virtual Reality, Laser Cutting and more. Activities are free!  Please wear a mask and note that only 3 visitors are allowed in the space at a time. 

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm   W afternoon
    • UIUC -- location to be announced

    We have many options for scheduling online meetings these days. We will use Outlook for a central place to keep track of several kinds of online meetings and to make sure we have reminders. We will look at recommendations for scheduling with Skype for Business, Zoom and Microsoft Teams.

    • 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Onlinve via Zoom - register to receive Zoom link

    Still struggling to adapt to talking to a blank sea of black rectangles? Trying to engage your faceless students and failing? Confused about how to display and spread your enthusiasm about the subject? Join us for a discussion on how to make the most of your TA appointment, when it might seem that all you’re doing is talking to a screen.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

    • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Thur morning
    • online

    In this 2-hour short course you will learn how to add, divide, multiply, and subtract by entering formulas into Excel 2016 worksheets. Other topics will include an exploration of just a few of the hundreds of functions available in Excel. We will learn how to find a specific function, as well as how to get help while entering arguments.

    • 10:00 am - 12:55 pm   Th morning
    • online (register by 8 am to be sent the link)

    Let's meet online to talk about Illustrator. In this two-hour session, I'll share resources and tutorials, plus spend time answering questions. We will work through a tutorial together to create our own vector graphic logo.

    • 1:00 pm
    • online: https://illinois.zoom.us/j/86857280383?pwd=VWpZWTk1ZElWa0w1ckF1SDRtQzBHdz09

    In this session you will learn how to build a survey, how to launch it, and how to glean actionable data from the results.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm   Thur afternoon
    • online

    Join us in a one-hour online session to explore some advanced features of Zoom. Features covered will include breakout rooms, setting a virtual background, recording, and more.

Friday, October 30, 2020