Upcoming Events

October 23, 2014

DIY Media Learning Community

DIY Media

10:00 am - 11:30 am
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Seminar (Room 2.22 A/B)

The DIY Media Learning Community is a collection of UBC people (designers, media specialists, instructors, students, and other DIYers) who are creating or supporting the creation of DIY media. Do it yourself (DIY) is a term that describes a method of creating, modifying, or repairing something yourself.  Our community facilitates sharing and learning from each other.  Everyone is welcome!

Available Spaces: 12 / 15

TLEF Proposal Development Support: Weekly Drop-in Sessions

Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

CTLT,  Faculty Support Units, and UBC Creative Studio staff are providing feedback and proposal development support for faculty wishing to submit TLEF proposals; support is being offered on topics such as pedagogy, assessment, media, technology integration, interaction, project scope and budget development.

Available Spaces: 20 / 22

WordPress and Wiki Clinic

Teaching and Learning Technologies

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Room 184

The Drop-In Clinics are open for administrators of UBC weblogs or websites to get one-on-one support in WordPress for Teaching and Learning or Administrative purposes. Participants should come prepared with a list of questions specific to their sites when attending this session. Specialists at the clinic will assist you in addressing and resoling those questions.

Available Spaces: 5 / 12

October 25, 2014

Celebrate Learning Week (Oct 25 - Nov 1)

2014 Celebrate Learning Week

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Love to learn? We have an event for that! The 7th Annual Celebrate Learning Week is taking place October 25-November 1, 2014 and features a great line-up of events happening both on and off UBC’s Vancouver campus. Most events are free and are open to UBC faculty, staff, students and the community.  Events range from open lecture, information sessions, student activities, poster sessions, workshops and more!

October 27, 2014

Celebrate Learning Week (Oct 25 - Nov 1)

2014 Celebrate Learning Week

9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Love to learn? We have an event for that! The 7th Annual Celebrate Learning Week is taking place October 25-November 1, 2014 and features a great line-up of events happening both on and off UBC’s Vancouver campus. Most events are free and are open to UBC faculty, staff, students and the community.  Events range from open lecture, information sessions, student activities, poster sessions, workshops and more!

TLEF Showcase

2014 Celebrate Learning Week

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Lillooet Room 301

Each year, a portion of UBC-V student tuition is set aside to form the Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF). The TLEF is a unique opportunity for faculty and students to apply for funding to carry out projects seeking to improve the student learning experience at UBC-V.

This years session will feature presentations from five successful applicants who will share information about their current projects and how these projects are benefiting students. If you are thinking of applying to the TLEF, then this event will give you helpful insight into the types of initiatives that the TLEF supports. There will be a short question-and answer period after each presentation.

Available Spaces: 40 / 60

October 28, 2014

Next Steps for Camtasia Studio for Windows

Learning Technology Institute

9:00 am - 11:30 am
Irving K Barber Learning Centre, Fraser River Room (Room 2.27)

Please note: "Getting Started with Camtasia Studio for Windows" is a prerequisite for this session.

If you’ve covered the basics of Camtasia, a video capture and editing tool that is licensed site-wide at UBC, and want to learn more advanced editing techniques to enhance your project, you’re ready for this Next Step for Camtasia Studio for Windows workshop.

This hands-on workshop will explore Camtasia’s advanced editing techniques that allow you to:

  • call attention to specific elements of the video using curser effects and adding callouts
  • cut mistakes or add media to your project
  • add effects and  sophisticated transitions within your project
  • produce your video for viewing on multiple devices

Available Spaces: 9 / 15