Education Technology Collaboration (ETC)

January 2019 Monthly Meeting

The January 3rd ETC Interest Group will not meet in order for the members to attend the UNMC’s Faculty Development “One-and-Done Stack Day Sessions” on January 10th. All three sessions have content of particular interest to ETC members: Session 1 – Putting learners in the driver’s seat: how personalized learning steers students and trainees to greater competency Session 2 – Old way, meet new way:… Continue Reading

New Academic Technologies Blog Available

IT Academic Technologies has created a blog to keep UNMC faculty and staff apprised of products and important notifications about existing educational tools. Articles currently available include Canvas and learning environment updates, new educational tools such as VidGrid, and more. Access and subscribe to the blog https://info.unmc.edu/academic-technologies/. Subscribe today!

Meet & Greet

Meet us for an I.A.E. ETC Interest Group Meet & Greet. Light refreshments will be served. TIME: 4:00-6:00 p.m. DATE: Thursday, October 5, 2018 LOCATION: McGoogan Library, Wittson Hall, room 8011

Plan to attend the Women AdvanceIT October 2nd & 3rd

Plan to attend the Women AdvanceIT Conference. There are four conference tracks: Leadership Women in I.T. Diversity Emerging Tech Though the name of the conference might lead you to believe the attendance is exclusive to women, everyone is encouraged to attend. LOCATION: Nebraska Innovation Campus 2021 Transformation Dr, Lincoln, NE 68508 REGISTER: https://cehs25.unl.edu/ccp/itlead/index.php

Register for Insights from the EDUCAUSE-ELI Series, “VR/AR: Stepping into the New Frontier of Learning”

December 14, 2017 1:00 p.m. to 2:00p.m. EST FREE with UNMC Educause Membership REGISTER With VR and AR, we stand on the cusp of a new revolution in learning. This webinar shares insights from the EDUCAUSE Review Transforming Higher Ed Immersive Learning Series, “VR and AR: Stepping Into the New Frontier of Learning.” The series covered examples in STEM, digital humanities, storytelling and AI, medical… Continue Reading

Register to review the 2017 ECAR Findings

DATE: November 30, 2017 TIME: 12:00-1:00 p.m. CST (1:00-2:00 p.m. EST) Educause Live is offering an hour webinar to members to: Learn about current student and faculty attitudes toward and usage of technology Develop a better understanding of the needs of faculty and students to carry out their academic work Get recommendations on how to better meet the technology needs of faculty and students Faculty… Continue Reading

Secretary Appointment

Julie Gregg, Information Technology Instructional Designer has been appointed the position of the ETC SIG Secretary. Please thank Alissa Fial for her service this past academic year.

May Meeting

Plan to attend the Innovation in Pedagogy and Technology Symposium on May 9, 2017 in lieu of the May 4th IAE ETC Special Interest Group. Please contact Teri Hartman at thartman@unmc.edu if you would like to drive or join a carpool driving from Omaha to Lincoln.