The #100percentdigital Faculty-Staff Learning Community will begin meeting again on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 3:30-4:30 pm in Fleck 306. For our first topic, we will be tackling to do lists. We will divide into groups to explore the following aspects of digital tools for task management. Note that these are just starting points rather than exhaustive lists. Continue reading
Join the #100percentdigital faculty-staff learning community to tackle your digital workflow challenges. The group meets once a month, Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30 pm in Fleck 314. Each meeting will be a working session focusing on challenges identified by the group in the fall. These challenges include managing to do lists, virtual collaboration, collaborative calendaring, helping students work #100percentdigital, working digitally in a print world, etc, and new topics will be added as the group uncovers them. The group will work collaboratively to define the challenge and evaluate some strategies for solving it. The first meeting will focus on managing to do lists.
Spring 2015 meeting dates are:
- Wednesday, February 25, 3:30-4:30 PM, Fleck 306: Tackling To Do Lists
- Wednesday, March 11, 3:30-4:30 PM, Fleck 314
- Wednesday, April 22nd, 3:30-4:30 PM, Fleck 314
- Wednesday, May 6, 3:30-4:30 PM, Fleck 314
Sign up for Spring 2015 using this short registration form.
Most Desired Features
At yesterday’s meeting of the #100percentdigital faculty-staff learning community, we explored solutions for collaborating with documents, files, and folders. We began by asking the question, “What matters the most to you when collaborating or sharing documents?” Our answers present a nice feature list to use when evaluating tools that support such collaboration. They fall into three major categories: access, sharing, and collaboration. Continue reading
It’s time to begin planning what topics this community would like to discuss in Spring 2015. Here’s a list from topics that have been mentioned in meetings so far:
- Students who are #100percentdigital
- Livescribe pens
- Managing to-do’s
- Collaborative calendaring
What other topics would you like to explore?
Please respond this post with your ideas or contact Rebecca Frost Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 3:30-4:30 pm in JBWS 180, we’ll address digital approaches to collaborating on files and documents. We’ll explore three cases of technologies to get at questions of what and how we share, as well as how we can do virtual collaboration better. Continue reading
Class meetings. Presentations. Committee meetings. Department meetings. Conferences. How many times in a day do you take notes? In a week? In a month? How do you keep track of all those notes so you can find them again when you need them? Ever since we were students we’ve had to develop ways to deal with our note-taking. Whether it was a spiral notebook for each subject or tape-recorder to be transcribed later. At this meeting of the #100percentdigital group we’ll be talking about our systems of note-taking and the technology we use to help us. In preparation for our meeting on Wednesday, October 8, 3:30-4:30 PM in JBWS 180 please think about the following questions: Continue reading