ITS Updates

SNC Receives Grant for Hybrid Learning Project

SNC Receives Grant for Hybrid Learning Project

Contributed by Reid Riggle, Associate Professor of Education, Director of the SNC Digital Learning Initiative and the BLAISE Alliance As the higher education landscape continues to shift, the college must continue to explore new ways to create effective learning experiences for our students. To that end, St. Norbert — in collaboration with three other institutions: Augustana College, Elmhurst College, […]

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Lynda.com Training Available

Lynda.com Training Available

Information Technology Services (ITS) is piloting a new online training tool this year, Lynda.com, to provide the campus community with additional options for technology-related training. Lynda.com provides over 3,000 video courses that cover a wide variety of subjects, ranging from web design to Microsoft software and business classes. All classes are taught by instructors that are […]

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National GIS Day – November 19

National GIS Day – November 19

Contributed by Krissy Lukens, Director of Academic Technology November 19 is GIS Day – a day to celebrate the many ways that people are using geographic information systems (GIS) to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society. Over the years I’ve had the privilege to learn from several individuals that are […]

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Tech Tips

Five Tips for Maximizing Email Communications

Five Tips for Maximizing Email Communications

Communicating via email is such a common task these days. We’re so used to it that we seem to live in our inboxes, reading and sending messages as if our daily lives depended on it. Here are some tips that will help you (and your recipients) get the most of your email communications: Tip #1: Be […]

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Cool Tools: SignUpGenius

Cool Tools: SignUpGenius

Tool SignUpGenius What It Does Have you ever needed to organize volunteers for an event? How about getting people to contribute to the food list for the next gathering? Sick and tired of trying to coordinate these things through email? SignUpGenius helps you organize “who-is-doing/bringing-what” and frees your email from getting bogged down! How It […]

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