Information & Technology ServicesInstructional Technologies

Workshops

Learning Opportunities

Workshops

Instructional Technology staff offer workshops on over thirty technology topics such as:

  • Sakai Overview
  • Tips and Tricks for Taming Your Gmail Inbox
  • Collaboration with Google Docs
  • Enhancing Student Engagement with Classroom Response Systems (Clickers)
  • Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Image Editing with PhotoShop

Workshops are listed at https://sites.google.com/a/plu.edu/its-instruction/ and here you can find a calendar of workshops along with registration information.

Customized Workshops for Classes or Departments

Need a technology workshop for your class to support an assignment or class project? Or does your department want to learn more about a particular technology topic? Instructional Technologies staff are eager to assist by developing focused, customized workshops to meet your pedagogical and instructional technology needs. If you have a particular need for specialized and customized technology workshops for your class or department, contact Layne Nordgren (layne.nordgren@plu.edu, 253-535-7197) and we'll do our best to meet your specific needs.

Digital Technology Lab Assistance

Want to learn about a particular software program? Need help with a digital technology project? Instructional Technologies provides two digital technology labs with computers and software for digital editing projects... and expert staff and student workers to assist you with learning the technology. The Digital Design Lab is located on the first floor of the Library near the Help Desk. And the Wiegand Multimedia Lab is located in Morken 115.

One-on-One Consultations

Instructional Technologies staff are available for one-on-one consultation and assistance with your digital media projects. Based on user needs, we will help you identify resources, content, and work flows to assist in the production process. If you are considering integrating technology into a course, our staff are available to assist with the process and provide training in technologies. For more extensive projects we can develop a specialized project team to assist with meeting your goals.