The Office of eLearning, part of University of Kentucky Analytics and Technologies, has launched a webpage to consolidate access to a variety of resources to support faculty who integrate technology in teaching and learning. Located at www.uky.edu/elearning, it includes information about course development awards and other funding, opportunities to use new technologies, and sessions for faculty technology training, among other information.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 3, 2014) — CIO magazine has named the University of Kentucky as a recipient of a 2014 CIO 100 Award. The awards program, which began in 1987, recognizes "the top 100 organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology."
Frankfort’s Forgotten Cemetery, Academic Technology Group’s (ATG) first iBook project, has finally hit the iTunes Bookstore! Frankfort’s Forgotten Cemetery is an electronic publication that was repurposed from an existing print project, and has now been updated as an iBook with video, interactive animations and photo galleries.
UKAT Talks Tech presents a hands-on introduction to Qualtrics, a powerful and intuitive tool for online survey creation, distribution, and reporting. This professional-strength software is FREE for all members of the UK community and is an excellent choice for many types of feedback collection, including academic research, request forms, and general surveys.
The myUK feature, on the UKMobile app, is now a separate application available for Android, iPhone and iPod touch. The myUK app provides familiar features including a detailed interactive campus map, course catalog and directory. Users can also view class information, register for classes and make account payments through the myUK app.
One-on-One technology assistance is now available for UK students in the basement of W.T. Young Library. Tech Help at the Hub is staffed with technology experts to answer student questions about account activation, password reset, virus protection assistance, software downloads and more. Additional information about this new student resource is available at www.uky.edu/ukat/help/walkins.