Teaching and Research Resource Fair (2nd annual AIS-palooza)

April 12, 2018, 11:00am
SAVE THE DATE! Join us for our second annual AIS-palooza. Connect with service providers and academic support units from across campus to learn about resources that are available to faculty, researchers, and graduate students. Schedule a consultation to improve your teaching, learn about exciting new tools to engage students and speed grading, secure your research data, find out about funding opportunities and more.

Publish Digital Books and Open Textbooks with Pressbooks

April 26, 2018, 11:00am
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Open To: Faculty, Graduate Students, Staff


Intro to Cloud Computing

March 22, 2018, 3:30pm
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Open To: Faculty, Graduate Students


Using Adobe Tools Across the Curriculum

February 14, 2018, 12:00pm
Registration is unavailable.
As part of our campus licensing agreement, Berkeley students, instructors, and staff have free access to a rich array of Adobe tools. Come learn about how instructors on other campuses are using Adobe products to further their educational goals and get an overview of new features and new, exciting applications. Free catered lunch provided by Adobe.

Where Can I Get Help With...

Looking for support from a specific team? We encourage you to utilize our partner drop-in hours or schedule a consultation

If you're not sure where to start, the chart below will help you find support for specific issues and concerns. You can also email and we'll get you to the right place.

Gradescope Training and Office Hours

February 5, 2018, 12:00pm
Registration is unavailable.
Come join us in the Academic Innovation Studio where a representative from Gradescope will provide a walkthrough of the assessment tool being used by hundreds of instructors at Cal. There will be plenty of time for your questions.

Publish Digital Books and Open Textbooks with Pressbooks

February 20, 2018, 1:00pm
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If you’re looking to self-publish work of any length and want an easy-to-use tool that offers a high degree of customization, allows flexibility with publishing formats (EPUB, MOBI, PDF), and provides web-hosting options, Pressbooks may be great for you. Pressbooks is often the tool of choice for academics creating digital books, open textbooks, and open educational resources, since you can license your materials for reuse however you desire. Learn why and how to use Pressbooks for publishing your original books or course materials. You’ll leave the workshop with a project already under way!

Strengthen Your Syllabus

January 9, 2018, 10:30am
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Do you have the feeling your students might not be reading your syllabus or referring to it throughout the semester? What can you do to change this? In this session, Rita-Marie Conrad, senior consultant from the Center for Teaching and Learning, will discuss common pitfalls and share tips and creative strategies to strengthen your syllabus. Participants will also have the opportunity to give and receive feedback on their syllabus. Please RSVP and please bring your laptop and at least one printed copy of your syllabus, even if it's still in draft form. All questions are welcome!

Getting Started with bCourses

January 17, 2018, 12:00pm
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New to bCourses? This hands-on workshop will introduce you to some key tools and teach you how to set up a bCourses site.