After over a year of renovations, David
Lawrence Hall is open and ready for fall classes!

The First Day of Class: Getting Off
on the Right Foot (Fall 2015)

image via ICT Evangelist

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Fall 2015 New TA Orientation is August 28!

This event introduces new TAs to foundations of effective
teaching, provides them with techniques and strategies to use
in their classrooms, and addresses important University of
Pittsburgh policies.

Life in College Matters for Life After College

Generation Z

The preferences and habits of the Millennial Generation,
those born between 1980 and 1995, have shaped the college
environment for more than a decade, but a new cohort
of students is about appear on campuses nationwide.

Blackboard Has Been Upgraded!
Register Now to Learn What’s New ...

The CourseWeb upgrade is complete. What’s changed you ask?
Sign up for our of our What’s New in Blackboard? workshops
to learn the new features, improvements, and changes this
upgrade brings. Several dates are available, register today!

Say Goodbye to Kaltura

The Kaltura integration into Blackboard will be disabled on August 21st, 2015.

Add Our Website To Your Mobile Device as an “App” Shortcut

CIDDE’s website is designed to be easily accessed on mobile devices, and in an effort to further ease your navigation process you can add our website to your iPhone, iPad and other mobile device as an “app” shortcut! In order to do this, first access the CIDDE website from the preferred browser on your…

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Say Goodbye to Kaltura

The Kaltura integration into Blackboard will be disabled on August 21st, 2015, so that new videos can no longer be added to Kaltura. This will end the ability to directly upload videos into Blackboard using Kaltura. The entire Kaltura service and all videos – whether linked to Blackboard or not…

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Maximum Illustrator Effects

I attended last year’s Adobe MAX conference which took place in Los Angeles (October 4–8, 2014). Adobe MAX is an annual conference bringing together professional people in the graphics and video arts. Adobe makes applications such as Photoshop (for photos), Illustrator (for graphics), InDesign (for print), and Premiere Pro (for…

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