Information Services offers various opportunities for professional development for faculty, staff, and students throughout the year. Please see below for current options, including schedule and registration information.

Please let us know if you'd like to arrange for any customized group instruction or individual mentoring.

Technical Training Sessions

Date Time Workshop Title and Description Registration
Mon 8/7 10:00 AM to Noon Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Essentials
Learn how to use Blackboard's entirely browser-based web conferencing platform that'll soon be integrated into OWU Blackboard courses and available for stand-alone sessions. This online session will be led by Blackboard Learning Manager, Angelika Henry, MSHE.
Click here to register.
Tue 8/8 10:00 AM to Noon Blackboard Collaborate for Engagement and Accessibility
Learn best practices for using Blackboard Collaborate to increase student or participant engagement, as well as its accessibility features for people with disabilities (or low bandwidth connections.)
Click here to register.
Thu 8/10 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Increasing Web Conferencing Success
Learn how to get the most out of your Collaborate Ultra sessions with best practices, tips, and tricks.
Click here to register.
Wed. 9/6 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Collaborate Ultra on Mobile Devices
(This session has been rescheduled.)
Learn how to join, participate in, and manage web conferences via the Blackboard Collaborate Mobile app. --Don't forget to bring your smartphone or tablet. 
Click here to register.
All sessions, unless otherwise noted, will be led by Instructional Technologist, David Soliday, in Corns 109. Noon workshops include lunch for all those who register by at least two days before the event. Information Services also provides customized group instruction and individual mentoring upon request.

Semester Workshops Poster

We'll prepare another poster in the fall. Please check back then.

IS Workshops Calendar

Contact Info


Information Services Help Desk
R.W. Corns Building
61 S. Sandusky St.
Delaware, Ohio 43015

David Soliday
P 740-368-3120
F 740-368-3272

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Office Hours

M-F   8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours:
M-F:   8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.