Lunch Series

Attend our weekly Lunch Series every Thursday where you'll learn about about a variety topics. 
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Workshops & Events

'What's the OSI (Originality Similarity Index) Got to Do With It?'
Blackboard: TurnItIn Building Block

Online - Webinar - RSVP for link to webinar

For many students it's all about the Overall Similarity Index (OSI), when in fact the Originality Report can be a valuable tool for improving their own work.

Creating a Pre-Recorded Lecture in Panopto (webinar)

Online webinar

So you’ve heard about pre-recorded lectures. Now what? Join our Lecture Capture Specialist, Kaitlin Hodgdon, to get a walk-through on how to record your lectures using materials that are freely available to you at Cal Lutheran. Before you know it, you’ll be ready to churn out your lectures and post them online with just a few clicks! Please note that this time will allow for questions afterwards and one-on-one help during the workshop. Please use a laptop or computer that is equipped with a built-in webcam or a USB webcam.

Tired of Grading Multiple Choice and True-False Quizzes? Let Blackboard do the grading!
Blackboard: Creating and Deploying Quizzes/Tests

SBet 136

In Blackboard, you can use quizzes/tests to measure knowledge, gauge progress, and gather information from students. This workshop focuses on creating tests and questions, choosing appropriate settings, and adding tests to course areas. Along the way, you will learn best practices for using tests as teaching tools and encouraging academic honesty.

Zoom into the Online Zoom Webinar
Zoom: Web Conferencing Platform

Online Webinar - RSVP for link to webinar

Zoom is a new and exciting tool available for web conferencing and facilitates real-time online communication and collaboration.

Camtasia: Record and Edit Your Own Videos (webinar)

Online webinar

Looking to impress your students with some quality lectures? Now is the time! There are a variety of lecture recording tools out there, but Camtasia can help you record and edit like a pro. Join our online session to learn how this software works, how it can benefit you in recording, or how to use some of the tools to make your videos pop.

Why ADA? A Conversation on Video Compliance (webinar)

Online webinar

It’s no secret that there has been a push for ADA Compliance, with a particular focus on how to be compliant with videos, both in the classroom and online. Let’s start with a conversation about the importance for you, your students, and the university and end with your options. The best way to approach this is to be proactive! Start your summer out right by preparing yourself for the changes ahead.

Do you want to reuse the Blackboard course(s) you built this term?
Blackboard: Copy and Move Course Content

SBet 136

You put a lot of effort and time into building your Blackboard course(s) each term. Fortunately, course content can be reused term-to-term!