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ITS BrownBags & other Trainings

**To view last semester sessions and quicktime streams select the following link: Fall 2010 Sessions

As part of our faculty/staff development effort, ITS hosts sessions on various technology-related topics during the fall and spring semesters. The target audience for BrownBags are primarily faculty and staff who have responsibilities for computing and technology in their department, however, all interested UH faculty and staff are welcome to attend. Our other trainings target (ITS & TALENT trainings) target faculty and staff in the area of skills development with many of the workshops being at an introductory level, offering the basic skills to get started.

Registration for ITS BrownBags and other Trainings are done via our ITS BrownBags/Trainings Registration Web Site. A valid UH username and password are required to register for classes. Classes are listed in chronological order. Look for the session you are interested in under ITS BrownBags or ITS Trainings, then click on the title for more information and to register.

**NOTE: There is a BrownBags and TALENT listing for each participating HITS site. Please register for the site where you will be attending the session.

Session topics are selected based on feedback from Brown Bag and Training participants. Email us with your suggestions!

Available BrownBag Sessions

ITS BrownBags are lecture based session typically held in Kuykendall 201 or 204 on the UH Manoa campus (unless otherwise indicated). They are broadcast live to HITS receive sites throughout the UH System (based on availability) and on UH Manoa's Campus Cable TV channel 67.

A stream video of each session will be available approximately a week after the original air date. These videos are in QuickTime streamed format so you will need to download and install the free QuickTime Player: http://www.apple.com/quicktime

NOTE: All BrownBag sessions will air on Channel 67 on the Manoa campus

BrownBags for Spring 2011

Streamed videos will be available here:

Topics

Dates
Times
Location
Broadcast Location for all SPRING sessions:
Kuykendall 201/204

Excess of Access

Presented by: Arnold Laanui

To register go to: ITS BrownBags Registration

Wed.
2/23

Complete

1:30pm-3:30pm

To view the following quicktime streams for the BrownBags sessions you must have the Quicktime plug in installed (to download this plug in go to: Download Plugins).

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:
Video of Workshop

 

Microsoft's Security Solutions

Presented by: Monica Delroasrio

To register go to: ITS BrownBags Registration

Tues. 3/01

Complete

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:
Video of Workshop

The State of Information Security

Presented by: Jodi Ito

To register go to: ITS BrownBags Registration

Wed. 4/13

1:30pm - 2:30pm

 

Quicktime stream will not be available for this workshop.

Registration for ITS Trainings

ITS Trainings are typically hands-on and held in the ITS Computer Training room in Keller 204 on the UH Manoa campus (unless otherwise indicated). Please return for updated manual and hand out materials which will be available at this location approximately 2-3 days prior to each session date (if instructor makes available).

Training Sessions for Spring 2011

Topics

Dates
Times

 

Location

Location for all sessions: Keller 204

Download Manuals:

** Please check back approximately 2 days before scheduled training for any updated manuals.

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2007 for Windows

Presented by: Deanna Pasternak

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Wed. 2/09

Complete

11:00am - 12:00noon

1 hour

  Manual not available at this time.

Intermediate Word 2007 for Windows

Presented by: Jocelyn Kasamoto

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Thurs. 2/10

Complete

9:00am - 11:00am

2 hours

Manual not available at this time.

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007 for Windows

Presented by: Ryan McCalla

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Tues. 2/15

Complete

10:00am - 11:30am

1 1/2hour

Manual not available at this time.

Intermediate Excel 2007 for Windows

Presented by: Byron Watanabe

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Thurs. 2/17

Complete

9:00am - 11:00am

2 hour

Manual not available at this time.

Introduction to LISTSERV

Presented by: Justin Fung

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Tues. 2/22

Complete

9:00am - 10:00am

1 hour

Manual not available at this time.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 for Windows

Presented by: Mike Wu

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Thurs. 2/24

Complete

9:00am - 10:00am

1 hour

Manual not available at this time.

Introduction to Mac OS 10.6

Presented by: Teresa Sakata

To register for a specific session go to: ITS Trainings Registration

Tues. 3/01

Complete

9:00am - 10:00am

1 hour

Manual not available at this time.

Registration for TALENT Trainings

TALENT Trainings (Teaching And Learning with Electronic Networked Technologies) is a faculty development program supported by all campuses of the University of Hawaii system. TALENT provides Instructional Sessions and Resources to interested faculty throughout the year. These sessions are lecture based and typically held in Kuykendall 201 or 204 on the UH Manoa campus (** unless otherwise indicated). They are broadcast live to HITS receive sites throughout the UH System (based on availability).

A stream video of each session will be available approximately a week after the original air date. ITV videos are in QuickTime streamed format so you will need to download and install the free QuickTime Player: http://www.apple.com/quicktime

TALENT Training Sessions for SPRING 2011

Streamed videos will be available here:

Topics

Dates
Times

Location

To view the following quicktime streams you must have the Quicktime plug in installed (to download this plug in go to: Download Plugins).

Getting Started with Laulima (ITV)

Presented by: Yves Sakai

Description: An overview of the Laulima interface and various workspace management functions, plus a brief introduction to a few tools that can be used to facilitate basic course functions on the Web.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
02/08

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

Getting Started with Laulima (Halawai)

Presented by: Matt Parcon

Description: An overview of the Laulima interface and various workspace management functions, plus a brief introduction to a few tools that can be used to facilitate basic course functions on the Web.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Thurs.
2/10

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Webinar presented via Halawai

Video link of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

Converting Course Content for the Web (ITV)

Presented by: Jonathan Tsujimura

Description: An introduction to converting files to PDF using CutePDF, creating an audio podcast using Audacity, and creating a narrated PowerPoint using Jing.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
2/15

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

 

Making Course Content Available on the Web Using Laulima (ITV)

Presented by: Jonathan Tsujimura

Description: Learn how to distribute or make files available to students using various tools in Laulima.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
2/22

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

 

Community-Building and Engagement using Communication Tools (ITV)

Presented by: Matt Parcon

Description: Learn how to engage students through community-building in your online course. This workshop will show how to build and strengthen bonds between students and the course, and will provide an orientation to Laulima's discussion and mail tools.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
3/01

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

 

Assessment Tools (ITV)

Presented by: Matt Parcon

Description: An overview of assessment, tips for testing online, and tools that can be used to conduct assessments in your course.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
3/08

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

 

Testing and the Gradebook Tool in Laulima (ITV)

Presented by: Yves Sakai

Description: An introduction to Laulima's "Tests & Quizzes," "Tasks, Tests and Surveys" and "Gradebook" tools.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
3/15

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop

 

Laulima Tips & Tricks (ITV)

Presented by: Sandra Kaneshige

Description: Learn how to post an avatar to your discussion board profile, create a web page, customize your course space Home page, and and embed a YouTube video in Laulima.

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Tues.
3/29

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop


Wrapping up the semester and preparing for the next in Laulima (ITV)

Presented by: Sandra Kaneshige

Description: This session covers uploading final course grades to Banner from Laulima and the process of copying materials from one semester's course site to another in Laulima

To register for a specific session go to: TALENT Workshops Registration

Wed.
4/05

Complete

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Check the registration site for locations on your campus.

Quicktime stream of workshop is now available:

Video of Workshop


Registration for ITS BrownBags and other Trainings are done via our ITS BrownBags/Trainings Registration Web Site. A valid UH username and password are required to register for classes. Classes are listed in chronological order. Look for the session you are interested in under ITS BrownBags or ITS Trainings, then click on the title for more information and to register.

**NOTE: There is a BrownBags and ITV TALENT listing for each participating HITS site. Please register for the site where you will be attending the session.