On Wednesday July 24, 2013 the TLT Center ran a full-day session “The Windows 8 Experience” as part of the 2013 Summer Series. This session focused on Microsoft’s new OS, Windows 8, and covered the new environment, interface and features. Key elements of Windows 8, includes the new “Modern User Interface” (start screen), Modern Apps,… Continue Reading »
Microsoft has a OneNote app for Windows 8! The app was designed to take advantage of touch-enabled screens, and works equally as well with a standard keyboard. The app is a free download, and can sync to the cloud via your Microsoft SkyDrive account! Features include writing to-do lists, using your devices pen to draw… Continue Reading »
Windows 8: Live ID & SkyDrive Setup
Students – your Microsoft Live ID is your email address (firstname.lastname@example.org), and your Microsoft Live Password is your PirateNet password.
Faculty / Admin – your Microsoft Live ID is your email address (email@example.com), and your Microsoft Live Password is your PirateNet password.
This session was held on May 30, 2012 and covered best practices when delivering webinars and other synchronous online activities. We demonstrated how to use the Microsoft Lync web conferencing software to deliver lectures and other classroom activities synchronously in a webinar format. Participants also learned how to deliver live online lectures and share their… Continue Reading »
Dr. Viswa Viswanathan, Associate Professor in the Department of Computing and Decision Sciences, facilitated the workshop Slides That Talk held on May 23 from 9:00 am – 2:30 pm as part of the 2012 TLTC Technology Summer Series. Dr. Viswanathan shared simple principles and techniques to fully communicate with an audience, minimizing their cognitive load…. Continue Reading »