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Navigating online courses

September 13, 2019


ONe of my rather many duties is helping students register. Sometimes they’re reluctant to register for an online course but schedule or “it’s the only section open” mandate it. I tell them that one of the other things I do is help people figure out their online courses — that no, I can’t do the […]

Why Outlook is so great for you, but I’m not at all excited about switching

October 9, 2015


I was a negative nay-sayer at our staff meeting yesterday. We’re apparently going to be switching the students to Outlook & OneDrive … in the middle of the semester. There was some resigned comment about “well, there’s never a good time.” Gee, what could go wrong? For starters: oh, it’s so exciting that I can […]