Sessions Tagged With 'information technology'

View Upcoming or Recent sessions

Displaying 31-45 of 60

Live CDs, Online Tools, Portable Apps — What’s in Your Tech Support Toolbox?

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 5:45 pm EDT - Presented by Steven Lichtensteiger, Duane Rigsby

Come one, come all—let’s explore the world of tech tools that people have come to love. Whether it’s Live CDs, online tools, portable apps, utilities for repair or troubleshooting, we are going to explore the top tools in our magical tool kit that make end users go giddy when...

Cool Computer Support Tools

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:45 pm EDT - Presented by Larry Havenstein, Russell Feldhausen

There are tons of cool, free tools that help computer support staff get their jobs done. During this session, we will share some of our favorites, such as the Sysinternals Suite from Microsoft, and invite attendees to share their own.

The iPad Lab

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 3:30 pm EDT - Presented by Bonnie Scranton, Linda Newman

After attending a national conference, our CIO came to me and said, “Purchase an iPad lab and start training people how to use them.” This is the story of how I learned about iPads: how to maintain university compliance on mobile devices and how to convince clients that mobile...

Using Tablets, Smartphones and Other Mobile Technology to Create a Virtual Work Space and Increase Productivity

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Jerry Thomas, Emily Buck, Mark Light, Jamie Seger, Nadine Fogt

Mobile devices like tablets and smartphones are changing how Extension professionals work. We will explore mobile devices including smartphones, iPads, Motorola Zoom and other tools and discuss their uses in Extension settings. We will provide actual teaching materials, create...

Video Streaming: Broadcast Quality on a Shoestring Budget

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 10:30 am EDT - Presented by Seth Subramanian, Gerry Snyder

Kansas State University has been video streaming for more than 10 years. Through changes in formats and technology, they have provided online video on campus and across the state. This session covers the newer tools including video equipment to digital encoders and software.

Ask the Right Questions! Understanding technology and social trends on the Internet affecting children and their families

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 12:00 pm EDT

Presenter: Dawn S. Tarabochia, Ph.D., CHES Assistant Professor of Community Health, Montana State University With the ever-changing technology how do you keep up-to-date? How do you know what your child is doing and saying? Learn how to ask the right questions about...

Using Adobe Captivate

Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Nick Broady, Karen Watte

Using Captivate in Extension Professional Development Session - 1 hour Objectives: By the end of the session the participant will: Know how to create a Captivate module starting with a PowerPoint deck. Know how to add different quizzes to Captivate Know how to...

expired Creating Online Forms/Surveys with Google Docs

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

Every professional educator needs to evaluate their programs. This tool makes it easy to collect and summarize data online. Google Docs makes it very easy to create online forms and surveys. The data goes directly into a spreadsheet and a summary is automatically created....

Getting the most out of Google Docs

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs makes it possible for many people to work simultaneously on the same document. You can share your documents with who you want and give some people the ability to edit, others the ability to add comments and still others to just view. Google Docs has documents,...

Getting the most out of Google Calendar

Monday, December 12, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

Learn how to use Google Calendar as your life's calendar. Create multiple calendars to organize your time. Share calendars with the people you want to share with. If you have a personal Google account, learn how to separate your work calendar from your personal calendar. Learn...

Getting the most out of Gmail

Monday, December 12, 2011 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by John Dorner

Gmail has many features that can help you manage your email much more efficiently and prevent 'losing' that important message in the sea of incoming messages. We'll start with making sure your Gmail options are set the way you want them, then we'll look at managing your mail,...

expired Creating Online Forms/Surveys with Google Docs

Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs makes it very easy to create online forms and surveys. The data goes directly into a spreadsheet and a summary is automatically created. Come learn how to create a forms and surveys using Google Docs! This session will be presented via Elluminate Live!

Getting the most out of Google Calendar

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

Learn how to use Google Calendar as your life's calendar. Create multiple calendars to organize your time and resources. Share calendars with the people you want to share with. If you have a personal Google account, learn how to separate your work calendar from your personal...

Moderating an Elluminate Live session

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

This is an introduction to moderating an Elluminate Live! session. From scheduling a session (using NCSU's session manager) to preparing for and managing the event. This will be a hand's on session. You will get to 'play' with most of the tools available to presenters. Even...

Introduction to Twitter

Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Feeling left out? Want to get in the flow? Social media applications like Twitter can be useful tools for building and maintaining relationships, learning and sharing. If you haven't started using Twitter yet, you might find yourself missing out on some great conversations. ...