IT Updates

Mar. 26, 2020

Instructors now have another resource to use as they continue to teach remotely. The series of videos covers Webex, UNLV’s web conferencing tool, and Panopto, a lecture capture service. Videos are one-to-two minutes long and cover step-by-step instructions to help instructors get started with these instructional technology applications....

Mar. 25, 2020

Some instructors may use a browser lockdown tool (like Respondus LockDown Browser) in the hopes of preventing cheating. In an online testing environment, this strategy will not work. Instructors should instead consider these assessment tips from the Office of...

Mar. 25, 2020

Chromebooks are not ideal computers for remote learning. As an instructor, you should consider adjusting your instructional design if your students use this device. Due to minimal computing power, Chromebooks function poorly, or not at all, with web conferencing tools, video, and other instructional technologies. 

Given the uncertainty, variety of technologies...

Mar. 23, 2020

Students who do not have access to a computer can visit the TBE A311 computer lab. It is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Students should use their RebelCard to gain access to the building and computer lab during the new operating hours. More resources are available on the...

Mar. 23, 2020

Monday marks the first day of remote instruction. It is also your first time taking an online course, and you are unsure about the tools that are available to you. To help your transition to remote learning easier, we explain how you can use Webex and...