The University of Delaware’s Center for Teaching and Assessment of Learning (CTAL) is hosting a Teaching First Year Students series this fall. This three-session series is designed to help instructors support first-year students who face a unique set of challenges in the classroom and on campus. Sessions will be held Sept. 13, Sept. 27 and Oct. 11 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Faculty Commons (116 Pearson Hall). These sessions are capped at 20 people.
The First Friday Roundtable series at the University of Delaware will begin for the fall semester with the program “Why don’t they talk?” from 3:30-5:00 p.m., Friday, Sept. 8, in 208 Gore Hall.
The University of Delaware’s UDSIS online service was available Monday after scheduled maintenance on Aug. 5-6.
The update requires all users to clear their browser’s cache for UDSIS to display properly. For instructions on clearing caches, visit this help page.
UD students and employees will see new features and a fresh design for UDSIS.
University of Delaware Faculty Commons “Keep Calm and Teach On” event will return for the third year in August. The annual semester-planning event is open to all those who teach at the University, including faculty, adjunct faculty, and graduate teaching assistants.
University of Delaware students and employees are encouraged to use eduroam for secure campus Wi-Fi. On Aug. 1, eduroam will be the most secure Wi-Fi network available to the University community.
The new UD eduroam also allows students and employees to securely share devices (for example, wireless printers and Apple TVs) over Wi-Fi. This service had not previously been available.
The older UDel Secure Wi-Fi network will be removed on Aug. 1. People using that network should switch to eduroam as soon as possible.
UD HPC researchers encouraged to attend June 28 poster session.
The University of Delaware’s IT Research Computing group is hosting a poster session for this summer’s HPC Symposium on Wednesday, June 28.
The poster session will showcase the different research across campus that is being done using high performance computing. All research groups are invited to submit posters for projects on any HPC resource, including Mills, Farber, XSEDE clusters, department clusters, and clusters at other institutions.