May 2017 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Exploring Canvas Tools Wednesday, May 3rd , 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. G Suite for Education Monday, May 15th , 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Cascade (CMS) Contact brownma@umsl.edu to register Tuesday, May […]

May Workshops and Working Sessions


April 2017 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Making Canvas Work for You Wednesday, April 5th , 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Introduction to Institutional Research at UMSL Thursday, April 6th , 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Google Drive & Google Apps […]

April Workshops and Working Sessions


March 2017 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Introduction to Institutional Research at UMSL Wednesday, March 1st , 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Google Forms Friday, March 3rd , 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Making Canvas Work for You Wednesday, March 8th, […]

March Workshops and Working Sessions



February 2017 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Google Drive and Google Apps Wednesday, February 1st, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Getting to Know Canvas Friday, February 10th, 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Cascade (CMS) Contact brownma@umsl.edu to register […]

February Workshops and Working Sessions


January 2017 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Getting to Know Canvas Tuesday, January 10th, 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Cascade (CMS) Contact brownma@umsl.edu to register Thursday, January 12th, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Cascade working session No registration […]

January Workshops and Working Sessions


The campus engaged in a thoughtful and deliberate examination of available learning management systems (LMS) this semester.  Faculty, staff, and students had the opportunity to attend vendor demonstrations of the LMS, participate in multiple surveys, and through open forums, discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with each product. Committees from […]

Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) Is Here!



November 2016 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Cascade (CMS) Contact brownma@umsl.edu to register Thursday, November 3rd, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Excel (part 1) Friday, November 4th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Excel (part 2) Friday, November 7th, […]

November Workshops and Working Sessions


October 2016 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Excel (part 1) Friday, October 7th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Excel (part 2) Friday, October 7th, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Google Drive and Google Apps Friday, October 7th, 10:00 […]

October Workshops and Working Sessions


September 2016 Workshops and Working Sessions Register for a workshop at http://www.umsl.edu/training unless otherwise noted. Workshop Date and Time Excel (part 1) Friday, September 9th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Excel (part 2) Friday, September 9th, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Using Cognos Student Reports Tuesday, September 13th, 9:00 a.m. […]

September Workshops and Working Sessions



The University of Missouri-Columbia issued a call for a cloud-hosted learning management system (LMS) with an add-on option for other UM campuses.  Two companies were awarded contracts and UMSL may now choose between them.  To be certain – UMSL will be with Blackboard this fall.  Even if our faculty and […]

Canvas: On the LMS Front