Grading in KSIS Training Available April 28-29

Grading in KSIS training is now available to faculty and staff.  This training is intended for faculty or staff members who are involved in submitting grades at the end of the Spring 2015 term.

All sessions take place in Fairchild 9.  Dates and times are:

  • Tuesday, April 28, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, April 29, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Training topics include:

  • Exporting Grades from K-State Online Classic to KSIS
  • Manually Entering Grades in KSIS
  • Updating Grades in KSIS
  • Submitting a Grade Change Request in KSIS
  • Q&A for Grade Submission at K-State

If you would like to attend, sign up in HRIS (see the sign-up instructions).  Walk-in attendees are welcome.

If you are unable to attend a session for Grading in KSIS but would like to receive training, please contact Fred Darkow at 785-532-3138 or fdarkow@k-state.edu to discuss availability.

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Office 365: OneDrive for sharing and storage

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OneDrive is now available campus-wide. With 1TB of file space, OneDrive can be used as a file sharing and storage solution for class assignments, homework, departmental and committee documents, public research data, and other project information. With OneDrive, you can securely share files with specific individuals.

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K-State Online: Canvas training available throughout the summer

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Summer is a great time to learn how to use Canvas, K-State’s new learning management system. Training sessions are available throughout the summer to prepare instructors who need to upgrade their courses to K-State Online powered by Canvas. Continue reading

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K-State Online: New features available in Canvas

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K-StateOnline_TodayEvery month updates and new features are added to K-State Online powered by Canvas. In the latest production release, Student Access Settings was added as a new feature, and the Rich Content Editor was updated. Continue reading

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Reminder: Network maintenance begins at 11:59 p.m. on April 13

Network and Telecommunications Services (NTS) will be performing network maintenance from 11:59 p.m. on Monday, April 13 to 4 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14. Users will experience brief outages in both wired and wireless service as the connections are upgraded.

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“Tapping Social Media with NCapture and NVivo 10″ scheduled Friday, April 24

“Tapping Social Media Data with NCapture and NVivo” will be offered 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, April 24, in 301 Hale Library. This presentation provides an overview of the NCapture add-in to NVivo 10 as a tool for extracting information from social media platforms and will explore how the extracted data is analyzed using NVivo 10, a qualitative and mixed methods data analysis tool.

A Screenshot of the NVivo New Project Interface

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Network maintenance begins 11:59 p.m. on April 13

Network and Telecommunications Services (NTS) will be performing network maintenance from 11:59 p.m. Monday, April 13, to 4 a.m. Tuesday, April 14, to complete the installations that began on April 6.

NTS will be moving Power Plant building connections and services over to new hardware. Because of the networking upgrades that occurred last week, this maintenance only entails moving connections.  Users will experience brief outages in both wired and wireless service as the connections are upgraded. This maintenance is necessary to enable upgraded features in the new core routers.

If you have any questions regarding this maintenance, please email the IT Help Desk at helpdesk@k-state.edu.

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Last chance in Spring 2015 for Master Extract Reporting training

There is only one more session available in Spring 2015 for Master Extract Reporting in KSIS. You must have permissions set up for Master Extract Reporting before you can take this class. The training session is 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday, April 27, in 9 Fairchild HallContinue reading

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K-State Online: Canvas Walk-In Workshop April 10

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UpgradeCanvasDo you need help creating your courses in K-State Online powered by Canvas? Bring your laptop and come to the Canvas Walk-In Workshop Friday, April 10. The walk-in help session will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the K-State Student Union, Staterooms 1 & 2. Continue reading

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iPad user meeting April 9: Office 365 setup and apps

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Join the iPad User Group as we cover Office 365 setup and apps. The meeting is from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 9, in 121 Bluemont Hall (Room 121 is the new technology room on the first floor of Bluemont). This event is open to all K-Staters.   Continue reading

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