ITaP Newsroom

April

Blackboard Learn will be down for upgrade evening of May 11

“Speed dating” event hopes to introduce instructors to the right educational tool

Learning Management System Review team studying evaluations, preparing final report

“IMPACT…Exposes you to new ideas and faculty who are doing great things"

Image processing software developed by ITaP staff engineer still used widely 30 years later

Purdue moving to new version of SharePoint, all sites to be migrated

March

ITaP refines PAL filtering to address initial issues, feedback welcome

Make your digital footprint an asset for job searches using these tips

Creating accessible classrooms, websites and documents part of April workshop offerings

Learning management system evaluations due by April 5

ITaP Research Computing sponsoring data science, supercomputing challenges at Purdue Computing Challenge Day

Preventive BoilerKey features can keep you from getting locked out

Big data research focus of free Purdue, National Science Foundation workshop April 2-3

Purdue to host free Software Carpentry workshop on March 27-28

Cascade content management system to be upgraded March 26

Purdue intercultural learning center flourishes with the help of HUBzero

Reminder: Learning Management System demonstrations scheduled for coming weeks; participants asked to provide evaluations 

Faculty and staff email moving to the cloud – what you need to know

Purdue soil scientist digs into data with the help of ITaP Research Computing

PAL filtering to improve wireless availability and reliability for academic use is expanding campuswide

Envision Center celebrating 15th anniversary, unveiling new collaborative virtual reality environment at April 17 open house

February

Beware: Uptick in fraudulent emails asking to change bank account numbers, sensitive information

Learning management system invites three potential replacements for Blackboard Learn to campus 

Tools to help create accessible documents, engage students and grade faster will be featured during March faculty-focused workshops 

Faculty invited to propose talks for Purdue's 2019 Dawn or Doom conference

March 5 research computing workshop will focus on GPU programming with OpenACC

Provost’s office promotes accessibility with help from Innovative Learning Team

Purdue Women in HPC to host Northwestern research computing executive talk on building diverse teams

Creating a digital learning environment is focus of next Tech Today talk 

Polytechnic, ITaP team awarded NSF grant to generate framework for working with regulated data

Cascade website content management system to receive upgrade

January

ITaP-led team aims to get big data from scientific instruments to computational, storage resources faster, more reliably

Purdue faculty reflect on the state of data privacy both in and outside of academia

February workshops offer introduction to learning tools and accessibility resources  

February technology workshops tailored for academic support staff

Requirements for new learning management system outlined in proposal request 

New tool helps bring accountability to student peer-review process 

Web.ics career account moves to new server Jan. 26 

Faculty workshops will cover resources for grading, video production, peer review and more 

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