Information Technology Services

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Technology Showcase Presentations

Faculty Panel Presentations

Faculty Takeaways from the
Summer Innovation Institute

1:20 - 1:35pm Learn several tips and tricks and do's and don'ts from professors who have transformed their teaching and streamlined their class workflows via Blackboard, Top Hat response system and other technology tools.
Faculty Presenters: Alyson Ma - SBA - Asst. Prof. Economics
  Aaron Gross - CAS - Asst. Prof. Theology

Technology Initiatives from the
Franciscan School of Theology

1:40 - 1:55pm Come and learn about USD’s partnership with FST and how they’ve used Zoom web conferencing, Vimeo, Blackboard and more to enhance and advance classroom and distance education.
Faculty Presenters: Fr. Michael Higgins - FST - Special Asst. to President and Dean
  Fr. Garrett Galvin - FST - Assoc. Dean, Asst. Prof.

Faculty Partnerships with
Academic Technology Services (ATS) Initiatives

2:05 - 2:35pm In part one, you’ll hear from faculty whose Student Technology Assistants developed a mobile app for flash cards and created ePortfolios for students. In part two, faculty iPad project participants will share their experiences “flipping the classroom” with iPads to better engage and give students more hands-on learning time in the classroom.

Part 1
Faculty Presenters:

Evelyn Diaz Cruz - CAS - Assoc. Prof. Theatre Arts
  Kenneth Bates - SBA - Asst. Prof. Marketing
Student Presenters: Aman Chopra- STA
  Albert Frimpong - STA
Part 2
Faculty Presenters:
Ernie Kim - ENG - Assoc. Prof. Electrical Engineering
  Helene Mandell - SOLES - Director of Field Experiences
  Michele McConnell - SOLES - Director of Field Experiences

Assignments and Assessments in Motion

3:05 - 3:35pm Assignments are more than just papers! Learn about new techniques and technologies used in nursing, political science, and communication classrooms that optimize mobility and/or encourage student creativity.
Part 1
Faculty Presenters:
Jonathan Mack - SON - Clinical Assoc. Prof.
  Carl Rebman - SBA - Assoc. Prof. IT & Electronic Commerce
Part 2
Faculty Presenters:
Diane Keeling - CAS - Asst. Prof. Comm. Studies
  Karen Shelby - CAS - Visitng Prof. Political Science