CourseWeb (Blackboard) Outage Scheduled

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CourseWeb (Blackboard) will be unavailable to all students, faculty and staff beginning on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, at 11 p.m. for maintenance and an upgrade, which should conclude no later than 7 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 28 2017. Blackboard will be available earlier if possible.

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TC60: The Teaching Survey Period

The latest edition of our TC60 video blog series spotlights the fall Teaching Survey period, lasting from November 20th through December 10th. In this episode, We thought we’d let faculty tell you how the teaching surveys have positively impacted their course delivery.

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Gartner Campus Access

The University of Pittsburgh is a member of Gartner, an international consulting and research firm. Through Pitt’s membership, all students and employees have Gartner Campus Access, which allows students and faculty to access Gartner’s Core Research. Through an online web portal, you can search and download the latest Gartner research, including real-life examples of how…

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TC60: Fall Orientations

The latest edition of our TC60 video blog series spotlights orientation programs for new faculty and teaching assistants. Fall term is underway here at Pitt, and the University Center for Teaching and Learning welcomed more than 300 new faculty and teaching assistants to campus in late August. Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Teaching Center has hosted New Faculty and New Teaching Assistant Orientations for more than 20 years.

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