Fri Dec 6th, 2013 by Ryan Smart
Illinois State University Blogs
Below are the most recent blog entries from various departments and divisions across ISU campus. All participating department or division blogs are listed to the right.
Preparing for Finals
As the end of the semester approaches, I'm sure we're all scattering around to find time for the word nobody wants to hear: finals. Finally, after working endlessly on assignments, papers and projects, finals are the ultimate test of measuring one's performance in a class. I have arranged a list»»MOREWed Nov 27th, 2013 by Elizabeth Gerrard
Dr. Jin Jo Awarded Research Initiative Award for 2014
»»MOREWed Dec 4th, 2013 by Jim Gee
'Using iPad for Teaching and Learning' Event - Thursday, Dec. 5th
A representative from Apple, Inc. will be on hand at the Bone Student Center to discuss using the Apple iPad in teaching situations.
Using iPad for Teaching and Learning
• Learn how iPads are changing the learning landscape.
• Discover a variety of educational apps, Multi-Touch books, and learning content.»»MOREWed Dec 4th, 2013 by Debbie Frank
Items Still Needed for Holiday Bazaar
The Holiday Bazaar is Friday, December 13, 2013. Unfortunately, donations have been very slow this year and we do not have enough items to have a successful event. If you have any items you wish to donate, please drop them off at the Main Office before Friday, December 6th. Items»»MOREThu Nov 14th, 2013 by Elizabeth Binning
How Will You Achieve Your Goals During the Busy Season?
As we move into the holiday season, I tend to think of it as the "busy" season. Last year my husband and I either traveled, attended holiday events, or hosted company for 21 straight days. Yowza!
It can be hard to stay focused on your goals during busy times. Many»»MORESat Nov 16th, 2013 by Kristen Grimes
Area A – I get to do WHAT?? Technology in a 3rd Grade Classroom.
by Amanda Coonan
Area A – I get to do WHAT? Technology in a 3rd Grade Classroom.
@MrRitcha (twitter account)
Michael Ritchason – 3rd Grade Teacher at Willow Primary School
Textbooks in his classroom don’t get used much.
Technology is so key to the students that we will or are»»MORETue Nov 12th, 2013 by Bryan Julian
6 Reasons to Take the Be Fit Challenge
By Ali Geary
Are you ready for a challenge? You came to the right place! We’ve created the Be Fit Challenge to give you a chance to find the right workout by offering a wide range of of fitness classes offered at the Student Fitness Center. So take on»»MORESun Nov 10th, 2013 by Tal Parmenter
IT Alumnus Jeff Ricketts Inducted Into CAST Hall of Fame
School of Information Technology (IT) alumnus Jeff Ricketts was Inducted Into the College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) Hall of Fame on Friday, November 8, 2013.
Jeff Ricketts ’83 graduated from Illinois State with a bachelor’s degree in applied computer science. He is vice president of service delivery with»»MOREFri Nov 1st, 2013 by Anne Shelley
DDS: What We Do
Welcome to the blog for Digital and Data Services! We're a department in Milner Library at Illinois State University, and we provide services related to data management, location, and visualization, as well as multimedia instruction and emerging technologies. We also manage the university's institutional repository.
Some of our projects and»»MORE