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  1. Managing Your Digital Identity (5/12/15)
    Your digital identity is forming and is there to stay. Protect it!
  2. Managing your Digital Identity (4/29/15)
    Your digital identity is forming and is there to stay. Protect it!
  3. Adobe Day (5/05/15)
    Learn tips and tricks about Adobe Creative Cloud apps including Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat and more. Faculty and staff can get Creative Cloud for just $15!
  4. Research Computing User’s Group Meeting
    Join us in our discussion of GIS (Geographic Information Systems).
  5. Excel 2013: Database Features
    In this workshop, faculty, staff, and students will learn a few of the most common features used for creating and manipulating data in an Excel file being used as a database.
  6. Introduction to Xythos (4/23/15)
    Xythos allows faculty and staff to manage and share your documents and collaborate with others securely.
  7. Office 2013: What’s New in Office 2013 (4/16/15)
    Insert an online video, and open and edit a PDF file in Word. Preview the new Presenter view in PowerPoint. Experience flash fill and the new quick analysis tool in Excel.
  8. Introduction to Xythos (4/15/15)
    Xythos allows faculty and staff to manage and share your documents and collaborate with others securely.
  9. Excel 2013: Creating Charts
    Charts are used to make a point or communicate a specific message visually. In this workshop, students will learn how to use the new and enhanced chart features found in Excel 2013.
  10. Office 2013: What’s New in Office 2013 (4/9/15)
    Insert an online video, and open and edit a PDF file in Word. Preview the new Presenter view in PowerPoint. Experience flash fill and the new quick analysis tool in Excel.
  11. PowerPoint 2013: How to Make Your Point with PowerPoint
    In this workshop, faculty, staff, and students will discuss and identify the dos and don’ts of using PowerPoint effectively when giving a presentation.
  12. Introduction to Xythos (March 2015)
    Xythos allows faculty and staff to manage and share your documents and collaborate with others securely.
  13. PowerPoint 2013: Inserting Audio (March 2015)
    In this workshop, faculty, staff, and students will practice inserting both audio and video into a PowerPoint 2013 presentation. Prerequisite: Enhance Your Presentation with Transitions and Animations
  14. Word 2013 Formatting Three: Using and Creating Styles to Create Professional Documents
    Learn how to use and apply styles and style sets to your documents to quickly and easily create professional looking documents.
  15. PowerPoint 2013: Enhance Your Presentation with Transitions and Animations
    In this IT training workshop, you will learn to apply custom animations and transitions to a practice presentation using the transition and animation ribbon and custom animation task pane.
  16. Word 2013 Formatting Two: Add Graphics and Text Elements to Your Word Document
    Faculty, staff, and students are invited to learn how to add graphic and text elements to your Word document.
  17. OpenEd Forum: Opening Minds, Sharing Knowledge
    Learn about the benefits of open education, how to find and share open educational resources, and how to save money on textbooks.
  18. PowerPoint 2013: Introduction to PowerPoint (March 2015)
    In this workshop, faculty, staff, and students will be introduced to the new PowerPoint 2013 interface.
  19. Word 2013 Formatting One: Document Layout (February 2015)
    Margins, tabs and indents will be demystified in this workshop. Faculty, staff, and students are invited to learn when and how to apply indents to your document to set text apart.
  20. Excel 2013: Introduction to Excel (February 2015)
    Faculty, staff, and students are invited to learn the new 2013 interface and basic features of Excel.
  21. UMass Boston Named One of the Most Technologically Advanced Universities
    Great Value Colleges, a website designed to help students get the best possible education for their money, puts the University of Massachusetts Boston No. 38 on its list of the 50 most technologically advanced universities.
  22. UMass Boston Receives Excellence and Innovation Award
    The University of Massachusetts Boston was recognized by the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, receiving the association’s Excellence and Innovation Award for Regional and Economic Development.
  23. Turnitin for Faculty: Plagiarism Detection & More
    Faculty: join your colleagues to learn more about Turnitin, a plagiarism prevention and grading tool now available within Blackboard Learn.
  24. Cybersecurity Smack Down with Identity Theft Expert John Sileo
    Free event: Learn about security for mobile devices, social engineering detection, phishing, online intellectual property, and cybersecurity myths from a an expert on identity theft and online privacy
  25. UMass Boston Staffer to Explore Online Education Capabilities in Haiti
    Alexandrine Policar, an application administrator and an adjunct faculty member in the College of Management, has received a Fulbright award to work with the State University of Haiti to research and develop an online education program.
  26. Go on Green: UMass System Unveils New Way to Indicate Secure Websites
    When logging into WISER or HR Direct, you should now look for the green bar/indicator before the web address.
  27. UMass Boston Students Excel in Cybersecurity Competitions
    Students majoring in information technology and computer science compete in team and individual competitions.
  28. UMass Boston, IBM and Smarter Education
    Join us to hear about a new research initiative to advance accessible technology solutions for people with disabilities, low literacy, or novice technology skills, and the elderly
  29. Faculty Workshop: Meet i>clicker2
    In this workshop, you will explore i>clicker2, the latest i>clicker remote, and learn how it works and how you can use it in your classroom.
  30. Nationally Renowned Identity Theft Speaker - John Sileo
    A fun, non-technical, inspirational learning experience on your personal information and identity safety and online privacy.
  31. Introduction to Excel 2010
    Learn to use the basic features of Excel.
  32. Introduction to Powerpoint 2010
    Add some pizazz to your presentations! Learn the basics of using Powerpoint 2010.
  33. Introduction to Blackboard for Students
    Learn how to log in to your student Blackboard account and gain familiarity with locating courses.
  34. Introduction to Word 2010
    Learn the basics of using the new Word 2010 and brush up your skills for the semester.
  35. UMass Boston’s iPad Program Draws National Attention
    Last year the university had 15 iPads that went from classroom to classroom on a custom-built cart. The program was so successful that the university will have 40 iPads available this fall.
  36. Meet i>clicker2
    This is a workshop for faculty members to learn about how they can use i>clicker in their classrooms.
  37. Educational Technology Newsletter - Spring 2012
    The Spring 2012 edition of the Ed Tech Newsletter is now available
  38. Enhancing Teaching and Learning with eBooks
    Learn how to access eBooks, test banks, PowerPoint slides, animations and learning objects with MHCampus.
  39. Adobe Day
    Join IT for a series of Adobe workshops. Find out what's new in Creative Suite 5.5, how to publish in the digital age, and learn Photoshop.
  40. Password - Self Service
    Go to https://mypassword.umb.edu/ to change your UMass Boston email password.
  41. Teaching with Technology - Faculty Awards
    2011 - Teaching with Technology Award