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May 2012 


Thanks for a great spring semester! 


In this installment of LTS News . . .

Short Takes May 2012
Learn how to sign up for LTS Announcements, see a reminder of the D2L outage, and hear about changes to the former Fall Computer Sale.

Changes to MyBlugold are Coming!
Check out the changes being made to MyBlugold this summer.

Creating a Projects Drive Folder
Learn about the importance of creating a folder in the projects drive for students working on multimedia projects.

D2L Upgrade
Get ready for D2L version 10, coming this summer! Version 10 will bring us many new features, including redesigned homepages and course navigation bars along with many other improvements.

Getting to Know Your iPad
This Workshop offered by LTS and CETL will give you hands-on learning experience with your iPad.

IP Phones
LTS Telephone Services is replacing our traditional land-line phones with IP phones!

Learning Spaces Digital Upgrade
Learn about the new integrated lighting and control panels coming to a lecture hall near you!

Learning Technology Updates
Our Learning Technology Consultant talks about SMART Notebook Software, PowerPoint, Embedding Videos in D2L, and using Twitter in the Classroom with Mobile Devices.

Phasing Out the People Pages System
Due to our ever-changing technological needs, People Pages will be phased-out in a series of steps with a one-year overlap between the old and new systems. Read up on the change.

Setting a PIN on Your Smart Mobile Device
Effective May 29th You MUST have a PIN set on your smart device (smart phone, iPad, Android tablet, etc.) to be able to receive email on it. Find out more about how to set your PIN!

Summer 2012 Software Training
Check out the training opportunities this summer!