May 2018

[Festival of Learning 2018] Update #5

[Festival of Learning 2018] Update #5

Contributed by Terri Bateman, Co-chair of FoL This is the final update before the Festival of Learning, which runs from May 28 through May 30. Registrations are looking good with more coming in daily. You can plan your time at the Festival with Sched: https://festivaloflearning2018.sched.com/ And, we want to see your thoughts;  Tweet out the sessions you’re interested in. There are …

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[Feature Article] Field trip to Emily Carr University of Art + Design

[Feature Article] Field trip to Emily Carr University of Art + Design

Contributed by Karen Budra, Langara College On Wednesday, May 9, Julian Prior, Heidi Mede, and I, Karen Budra, members of Langara Educational Technology Department, were invited to meet with Grant Gregson, Coordinator, Teaching and Learning Centre at Emily Carr University and a number of faculty set to use Kaltura for the first time.  Never having visited the new Great Northern …

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[Member Profile] Meet Mikki Herbold from Douglas College

[Member Profile] Meet Mikki Herbold from Douglas College

Contributed by Hope Miller, Douglas College Mikki Herbold is an Online Learning Designer in the Academic Technology Services department of Douglas College. She's had a long and varied career at Coquitlam School Board, UBC, and for the past 25 years at DC, including many years as an Educational Technology Specialist, videographer, and photographer. Sit back and listen to Mikki's story.  (Transcript)

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3DUCAT1ONAL T3CHNOL9GY: The Future Now

MAY 24 at VCC Downtown

This year’s theme is about applying technology to further innovation and collaboration in teaching and learning.

This is a free event open to faculty, staff and students. Registration is highly recommended. Refreshments will be provided and lunch can be purchased from VCC's Cafeteria.

Register here

Schedule of events

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Express Yourself! at Douglas College's summer workshops

You are invited to attend one or both of Douglas College's upcoming workshops at the New West campus:

• Tablets for Teaching: May 24, 2:00-3:00pm, room N3409

• Podcast! Encourage Your Students'  Voices: June 4, 9:00am-12:00pm, room S0620

Register here!

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Looking for work?

Three BC post-secondary institutions are hiring! Check out these job postings relevant to our ETUG community:

• TRU: Limited Term Instructional Designer

• VCC: Education and Media Technologist

• Douglas College: Technology Integration Specialist

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