ETUG - Educational Technology Users Group

October 2013

ETUG Fall Workshop 2013:

Join us for "Royal Crossroads: Avenues for Quality", Friday November 15th at Royal Roads University, Victoria, BC

Workshop Program and Schedule 

Keynote & Facilitators: George Veletsianos, Royal Roads University & facilitators from RRU, UVic, SFU, UBC, UBCO, TRU, Okanagan College, and Nancy Randall of Randall Consultants will form our program. 


Cost of registration for the November 15th workshop is $35 plus taxes. Come for the welcome breakfast! Registration includes lunch & refreshments. 


We have a block booking for ETUG Fall Workshop participants at Royal Roads Housing until October 31st. 

Also don't forget Pub Night!

Pub Night is Thursday November 14th at Six Mile Pub (We plan to meet anytime after 5:30 pm. This is a no host event and all welcome!)

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New Call for Proposals for the BC Open Textbook Project 

BCcampus is pleased to announce two more Calls for Proposals related to the BC Open Textbook Project:

If you have any questions, please email


Wanna Talk about it ETUG?

While we've been quite successful in providing ETUG members with great networking and sharing at our Fall and Spring workshops (See Spring Workshop 2013 Feedback), one of the things we've not quite addressed on is how to support ongoing and thoughtful online conversations  between these events. ...

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OER and Open Textbook Adoption and Sustainability

Join the Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER) on Wed, Oct 30, noon Pacific, 3:00 pm EST for a webinar on how three statewide projects have established open education portals to expand student access and foster faculty innovation.

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ETUG Turns 20:

Where We Came From

This article contributed by SCETUG member, Emily Schudel.

Welcome to our first article celebrating the 20th anniversary of ETUG!  Today, Where We Came From.

Once upon a time (1990) there was the Standing Committee on Educational Technology (SCOET) “a college and institute system-wide committee ...

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