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iSIS training sessions for spring 2014 now posted

iSIS training sessions for spring 2014 are now posted at www.k-state.edu/isis/training. Staff members can now plan which classes they want to attend and then sign up for them in HRIS.

Class sessions offered include:

  • Advising in iSIS
  • Grading in iSIS
  • Class Scheduler New
  • Class Scheduler Refresher
  • Master Extract Reporting in iSIS

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How to transfer grades from K-State Online to iSIS

Did you know you can transfer final grades from K-State Online to iSIS?

Did you know it is possible to have a student in your K-State Online roster and NOT in your iSIS roster?

Did you know that you can learn the proper process to set your grading rules and grading scale in K-State Online, at training sessions starting Tuesday, Dec. 3?  Continue reading “How to transfer grades from K-State Online to iSIS”

iSIS Class Scheduler Training available for staff

iSIS Class Scheduler training is now available for staff.  Two classes for new class schedulers and two refresher classes for veteran class schedulers are available in HRIS. You must have permissions provided for the Class Scheduler role before taking any of these classes.  All sessions are scheduled in 9 Fairchild Hall. Continue reading “iSIS Class Scheduler Training available for staff”

IT events to mark on your 2013 calendar

Jan. 1-Feb. 13 — Password-change timeframe for spring semester at K-State

Jan. 17 (Thu) — Digital Signage Open House, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Hale Library Hemisphere Room

Jan. 22 (Tue) — Media Development Center reopens at 10 a.m. (closed Dec. 15-Jan. 21 for maintenance and updates)

Jan. 22 (Tue) — Call-for-proposals deadline, K-State Innovations in Teaching and Learning Conference

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Digital Signage Open House scheduled Jan. 17, 2013

Information Technology Services will be hosting a Digital Signage Open House 10:30 a.m.-noon Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in the Hale Library Hemisphere Room to  demonstrate K-State’s digital-sign software system available to K-State departments at no charge.

This also is an opportunity to meet with digital-sign staff and have your questions answered as well as share ideas for digital signage on campus.  Continue reading “Digital Signage Open House scheduled Jan. 17, 2013”

iSIS Class Scheduler refresher training

iSIS training for administrators with the Class Scheduler permission is now available.  These classes are specifically for those who have performed the Class Scheduler process in previous semesters.  Training personnel includes Registrar employees involved with the Scheduler updates.  New discussion topics are:

  • The process for instruction delivery methods
  • New codes for Olathe classes
  • Room Scheduling
  • Class Capacity issues
  • Discussion of Class Associations, Instructor/Advisor Tables, Reserved Seating and Variable Title Topics

The following sessions will be held in Fairchild 9:

  • 9:30-11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 9,
  • 1:30-3:00 p.m., Thursday, October 18
  • 1:30-3:00 p.m., Thursday, October 25

To register for a session:

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iSIS Program/Plan training sessions

iSIS Program/Plan training sessions for administrative staff are now available for registration through HRIS Self Service. Training sessions are offered two times this week:

  • 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10
  • 1:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12.

All sessions will be in Fairchild 9 unless otherwise indicated.  Continue reading “iSIS Program/Plan training sessions”

Grade submission deadlines for Spring 2012

Grades for the Spring 2012 term are due by 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 15. The deadline to copy grades from K-State Online into iSIS is 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, which allows sufficient time for back-end processes to complete. Grade rosters will be available in iSIS for grade entry after 5 p.m. Friday, May 4.

Students will be able to view grades for regular courses in iSIS starting at 8 a.m.  Wednesday, May 16.

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Make plans to attend 2012 CHECK conference May 23-24 at K-State

The 2012 Conference on Higher Education Computing in Kansas (CHECK) is scheduled Wednesday-Thursday, May 23-24, at the K-State Student Union on Kansas State University’s Manhattan campus. Registration officially opened March 28. K-State President Kirk Schulz is slated to give the keynote address on “IT and Higher Education”.

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What happened: Teaching, Learning, and Technology Showcase 2012

The 2012 Teaching, Learning, and Technology Showcase on Tuesday, March 13, was a great success with more than 300 faculty and staff in attendance, 30 faculty and staff presenters, and 10 vendor exhibits. (Next year’s showcase is planned in conjunction with the Axio Conference and scheduled for March 5, 2013.) To catch a glimpse of the happenings throughout the day, check out the photo album below.


Slideshow and other photos not credited are courtesy of Shalin Hai-Jew, instructional designer in the Information Technology Assistance Center (iTAC)

Three K-State faculty members gave 30 minute mini-presentations in the Flint Hills Room at the K-State Student Union. If you missed the mini-presentations or want to listen to them again, now you can watch them online:

For more videos about teaching and learning from past events, review the Instructional Design archive.

Swasati Mukherjee, instructional designer in iTAC, contributed mini-presentation information for this article.