Rebecca Walters will be helping out Kristen & Jen with various web-related needs.
Cool web stuff is happening
- The alumni site (http://alumni.miis.edu) is getting a new look in the very near future
- Advancement just launched the microphilanthropy site (http://globalgiving.org/miis)
New process for adding stories to MIIS Around the World
New MIIS Around the World stories should be added at the following URL: http://www.miis.edu/community/world/stories
The groups interface
Workflows are still coming, but in the meantime you can start setting up your group(s) of web authors. This is pretty easy to do:
- Login at http://login.middlebury.edu/groups/ using your Exchange credentials.
- At the bottom of the page you will see an option to create a new group. Make sure to select “web data / MIIS” from the dropdown menu.
- Use the interface to add or remove members from your group.
B@Mmy Awards Nominations
Nominate & Vote for Blogs in the Following Categories
- Best group blog
- Best class blog
- Best student blog
- Best staff blog
- Best teacher blog
- Best use of Twitter
Upcoming TLC professional development workshops
The Teaching & Learning Collaborative will be offering a few professional development workshops for faculty and staff during J-term. One of the sessions will be hands-on video editing and we are going to use the videos produced in this workshop to help Jill’s team create a virtual campus tour.