Upcoming Events

Screencast-o-matic Demo

Want to learn about creating videos for your students by recording either your PPT slides, pdf-files, or other screen applications? Join Isabell May, PhD, faculty in UMB's Science Communication Program and director of the Writing Center, for a live-demo of the screen-recording software Screencast-O-Matic. This session is hosted by the Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning. The session will take place via Webex and will be recorded.
Date: April 1, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: Screencast-o-matic Demo 4-1-2020 
Contact: imay@umaryland.edu   

Special Event - Online Teaching Community

New to online teaching? Need to transition your course quickly? Let us help you! The Online Teaching Community invites you to join us for a Q & A session on how to transition your course to teach online.

We are a group of faculty and staff who teach online or support others in doing so. We’d love the chance to answer any questions you may have as you strive to meet the new UMB charge to move all of your courses to the online environment by March 23rd. 

Please forward this event information to anyone who you think might benefit from this meeting and community support. 

Date: March 20, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: OTC WebEx Calendar 3-20-2020
Contact: michelle.pearce@umaryland.edu 

Online Teaching Community

The purpose of the Online Teaching Community is to share creative teaching ideas, best practices and policies, and ideas for research in online teaching. The group is interaction-based and the content we discuss is up to its members—so bring your questions and issues and the tips and tricks you’ve learned along the way.

Recurring Event
Date(s): February 7, 2020; March 6, 2020; March 20, 2020; April 3, 2020; May 1, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: WebEx
Contact: michelle.pearce@umaryland.edu 

Teaching with Technology Conference

This year, the Teaching with Technology day will be co-sponsored by the Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning (FCTL) and the School of Nursing, the creators of this annual, university-wide event.

Date: May 21, 2020
Time: TBD
Location: Virtual
Contact: facultycenter@umaryland.edu