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Events and Workshops

Webinar Wednesdays

Webinar Wednesdays offer an in-depth look at technologies related to teaching and learning at Pace. Webinars focus on a specific technology and offer best practices, tips, tutorials, and suggestions.

Upcoming Schedule

Creating Blackboard Tests from Files: Wednesday 4/27/16 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Presenter: John Blackwell, Academic Technologist
Topics: Word, Excel, Publisher Banks, and Test Generators
Click here to register for this webinar

Starfish Student Success Platform: Wednesday 5/4/16 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Presenter: Jermain Smith, Director of User Experience and Solutions Design (ITS)
Topics: Introduction to Starfish for faculty and staff
Click here to register for this webinar

Open Forum: Wednesday 5/11/16 12:10pm - 1:10pm
Presenter: Office of Academic Technologies Team
Topics: Ask Questions Related to All Academic Tools
Click here to register for this webinar


Instructions to Join

  1. Register: Click the link for your desired Webinar and submit your email address.
  2. Setup: All Webinar Wednesday sessions are held through Blackboard Collaborate Ultra. ITS recommends using Google Chrome to access Blackboard Collaborate Ultra.
  3. Join: Links to join the session will also be included in an RSVP confirmation email.


For questions or comments, please reach out to John Blackwell at

Previous Webinars



Presenter PowerPoint Slides
Embedding Videos in Blackboard - PPT
Active Learning Strategies - PPT
Open Education Resources - PPT
Blackboard Collaborate - PPT
Kaltura - PPT
Blackboard Grade Center - PPT
ePortfolio - PPT

Mobile Technologies User Group

The Mobile Technologies User Group meets to discuss new instructional technologies at Pace and exciting ways that mobile devices can be used in the classroom. Please see the schedule below. All meetings take place in the main VC rooms (Miller 16 in PLV and  E 319 in NYC). All are welcome!

  • Wed. February 17th, 2016 (M16 / E319)
  • Wed. March 14th, 2016 (M16 / E319)
  • Wed. April 20th, 2016 (M16 / E319)
  • Mon. May 9th, 2016 (M16 / E319)

To catch up on previous meetings visit the Mobile Technology User Group blog.