Lynn Barnett Hired as ATS Executive Director

Lynn Barnett assumed the role of ATS Executive Director on June 20, 2022.

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Whatever the modality of your course, ATS can help you plan and deliver your content effectively.

Learn About Academic Integrity

ATS’ blog series on academic integrity explores how to thwart dishonesty and promote integrity in the classroom.

LinkedIn Learning at UChicago

LinkedIn Learning is free for all members of the UChicago community, and can help you r students master new skills to meet your course learning goals.

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Drop by ATS Office Hours to ask your questions about teaching with technology. Both in-person and virtual hours are available, and no appointment is needed.

Faculty Success Stories

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News

Lynn Barnett Hired as New ATS Executive Director

IT Services is pleased to announce that Lynn Barnett has been selected as the new Executive Director for Academic Technology Solutions (ATS). Lynn began her new role on June 20, 2022, following a brief period as interim Executive Director. She oversees the Center for...

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Using Zoom’s New Whiteboards in Your Online Teaching

Using Zoom’s New Whiteboards in Your Online Teaching

In the world of virtual instruction, it’s an unfortunate expectation that the digital version of a much older physical learning tool often loses some of the magic of the original. Take whiteboards, for example. As a teacher, you can quickly write out important...

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GAAD 2022: A Recap

GAAD 2022: A Recap

Thursday, May 19, was the 11th annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), focusing on digital equality for the one billion people in the world living with a disability. Creating an accessible digital environment supports the full participation of all members of...

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Events

Initiatives

Hypothesis and Ed Discussion Now Enterprise Offerings

The social annotation tool Hypothesis and the online communication tool Ed Discussion are now available for use by the entire University. To learn more about these tools, see Use the Hypothesis-Canvas Integration or the Ed Discussion Quick Start Guide.

Winter 2022 Workshops

Academic Technology Solutions, the Chicago Center for Teaching, and the University of Chicago Library have designed workshops to help instructors prepare to teach in Winter Quarter 2022. Faculty, instructors, teaching assistants, and support staff can register for current offerings or view past offerings.

Classroom AV Updates

Registrar-scheduled campus classrooms that are in use for in-person classes have received video conferencing equipment updates. Instructional videos and written instructions are available to help students learn how to use them.