One Piece of the Puzzle

Just as one needs all the pieces to complete a jigsaw puzzle, so does the process of evaluating the teaching of faculty needs all of the pieces to complete the entire picture of an instructor’s teaching.  The Office of Measurement and Evaluation of Teaching (OMET) provides one piece of this important puzzle with its Student…

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Getting Back Up to Speed

Now that you’re well into the fall term, your workload is getting heavier, you probably have some research to be doing, and your computer is running slower. Now is the time to stop clicking “not right now” on those system updates, folks! Here are some helpful links to updating your current operating system. Windows 7…

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5 Simple Rules for Making Your Video Stand Out

There’s a lot that goes into planning, shooting, and editing a project. You might have an expensive camera and the latest editing software, but I guarantee that your production will fall short of even the lowest expectations if you don’t keep the basics in mind. Even if the shoot itself doesn’t run as smoothly as…

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There’s a new app for that …

When taking my daily lunchtime walk, I usually don an old CIDDE t-shirt I found in the Educational Technology Center that proudly proclaims “i [sic] have an app for that!” It’s my nod to the 2009 campaign and the CIDDE push at probably the same time to recognize how the Apple family of products were…

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