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  • Instructional Technology Training Scheduled for Summer

    Workshops planned for Blackboard, Box, and more
    As we look forward to sunnier days and warmer temperatures, the Instructional Technology team has scheduled several useful workshops to support faculty and staff:June2 - Blackboard 1012 -...
    Posted: April 16, 2015 1:48 PM
  • DoIT Seeks Campus Feedback Through IT User Survey

    Annual Technology Assessment Available Until 5/15
    As part of our annual assessment plan, the Division of Information Technology (DoIT) encourages the campus community to complete the following annual survey of information technology services:...
    Posted: April 7, 2015 7:42 AM
  • April Technology of the Month

    Adaptive Release
    Adaptive Release provides controls to release content to students based on a set of rules provided by the instructor. The rules may be related to availability, date and time, individual users and...
    Posted: April 2, 2015 8:46 AM
  • New Classroom And Event Management Goes LIVE Today

    The Commons, Registrar's Office, and DoIT Launch 25Live
    Back in Fall 2012, Executive Director of University Commons Joe Regier and I had a single goal: evaluate classroom and event management solutions capable of providing UMBC with a robust,...
    Posted: April 1, 2015 7:28 AM
  • DoIT's Technology Support Center Now Hiring

    Are you looking for an on campus job? Come work for us!
    The DoIT Technology Support Center is looking to hire additional consultants to work during the Fall semester. Please see our job description below and visit our job posting on UMBCWorks...
    Posted: March 25, 2015 3:06 PM
  • Alternate Delivery Program Call for Participation Released

    Hybrid/Online Course Redesign for Summer and Winter Courses
    Faculty who are interested in effective hybrid course delivery are invited to submit a proposal for this innovative faculty support program. The Alternate Delivery Program (ADP) offers...
    Posted: March 24, 2015 12:30 PM
  • DoIT Update: Spring 2015

    A Collection of Recent and Upcoming DoIT News
    DoIT Update is a selection of campus IT news and events emailed 3-4 times a year, typically around the start and end of each Fall and Spring semester. For more information, visit...
    Posted: March 24, 2015 10:45 AM
  • DoIT Recommends Course Copy vs Export/Import

    Beginning SU2015: Quickly recycle courses & connect content
    Over many years, Blackboard courses at UMBC were exported out of and imported back into the system. This process met a specific need at a specific time, and continues to provide a way for faculty...
    Posted: March 24, 2015 9:49 AM
  • Desktone: The Virtual Lab Students Need

    Use UMBC Software Anytime, Anywhere on Any Device
    Imagine you are a UMBC student and you’re on your computer but you need to use a certain piece of software that your current operating system does not support. The computer labs at school are...
    Posted: March 13, 2015 11:39 AM
  • Faculty Screencasting: Winning before Beginning

    Student Class Readiness Using TechSmith Relay
    Over the course of the past year, approximately 40 faculty and staff members have made use of UMBC’s supported screencasting tool, TechSmith Relay, to record over 400 recordings. This application...
    Posted: March 12, 2015 11:09 AM