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  • Gaining Insights on Student Success using Attendance Data

    Findings from Two Terms of Qwickly Pilot
    During the FA18 and SP19 semesters, DoIT partnered with Math/Stat to assess the relationship between student attendance and academic outcomes leveraging laptop and mobile technology. Using a tool...
    Posted: September 3, 2019 9:27 AM
  • Using AI to Nudge Students to Study Groups and Tutoring

    Spring StudyTree Pilot Continues in 2018-19
    UMBC's Division of Information Technology (DoIT) partnered with the Learning Resource Center (LRC) and several faculty members during the Spring 2018 term to pilot an artificial intelligence (AI),...
    Posted: May 11, 2018 12:20 PM
  • Blackboard Ultra Experience Pilot Wraps Up

    Preparing UMBC for the Road to Ultra
    Four faculty and more than 100 students are wrapping up a semester-long pilot of Blackboard’s new Ultra Experience. The pilot was designed to support faculty as they explore, design, and teach...
    Posted: May 10, 2018 9:26 AM
  • Faculty to Pilot Blackboard’s Ultra Experience in SP2018

    Learn more about the redesigned next generation Blackboard
    Four faculty will redesign and teach courses using Blackboard’s Ultra Experience, the next generation of Blackboard’s learning management system during the SP2018 semester. As part of a unique...
    Posted: December 18, 2017 10:12 AM
  • Reminder: VoiceThread Call for Participation SP2016 Pilot

    Test drive interactive tools for online discussions
    DoIT is looking for faculty volunteers to pilot VoiceThread (VT), a cloud-based application that takes an audio/visual approach to online discussions and presentations. VT also includes a...
    Posted: November 24, 2015 5:45 PM
  • DoIT Announces VoiceThread CFP

    Test drive interactive tools for online discussions
    If you want to move beyond the traditional text-based discussion board, DoIT is looking for faculty volunteers to pilot VoiceThread (VT), a cloud-based application that takes an audio/visual...
    Posted: October 30, 2015 2:31 PM