Faculty News

  • Apply for a grant to help innovate teaching

    Apply for a grant to help innovate teaching

    UAB's Center for Teaching and Learning is accepting competitive proposals to support teaching innovation and development of new approaches to improve instruction and learning.

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  • Canvas Success site launches

    Canvas Success site launches

    Here's all the support you need to be successful in Canvas, from PDF and video tutorials arranged by topic or FAQs to 24/365 live support via chat, phone, email, etc. Check it out now.

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  • Career & Professional Development brings faculty into the conversation as partners

    Career & Professional Development brings faculty into the conversation as partners

    HealthSouth corporate recruiters and faculty with various UAB programs met recently to discuss recruiting needs and explore ways to promote teamwork, creative thinking and career success for UAB students. This is a new approach for UAB Career & Professional Development, which traditionally had been viewed as a place to get your resume critiqued or to look at jobs posted online.

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  • Register for workshops to learn to use Blackboard and related technologies

    Register for workshops to learn to use Blackboard and related technologies

    These sessions will provide faculty, instructors and instructional design staff with an opportunity to learn techniques for designing, developing and delivering content and assessments for onsite, blended and fully online courses. Register online.

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  • Canvas to provide training for new LMS

    Canvas to provide training for new LMS

    Canvas will provide two WebEx seminars for faculty and instructional design/ technology staff this month, plus three days of on-campus training in late January or early February. Specific training dates will be announced on www.uab.edu/online before classes begin Jan. 6. A website to support Canvas users is expected to go live by Feb. 1. Direct questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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  • eLPS expands online course support in new year

    eLPS expands online course support in new year

    UAB is expanding services beginning Jan. 1, 2014, to provide instructional design and online course-development support to faculty who wish to convert existing courses and/or develop new online courses. 

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