Category Archive: teaching tool

Better Presentations

Better Presentations

Master of Architecture student presents her thesis project. During the architecture program masters thesis presentations, the issue of taking up space to be more powerful came …

 

Resource: Zamzar

Resource: Zamzar

Have you ever tried to edit a pdf file, been frustrated by the impossibility of that, and ended up rebuilding the document in word or …

 

Talk About Creative Commons

Talk About Creative Commons

Let’s talk about Creative Commons. For those of you looking for images to illustrate points in a paper, or populate a Powerpoint or Prezi or PDF, …

 

Get the Powerpoint Remote to Work

Get the Powerpoint Remote to Work

Where to plug the powerpoint remote receiver.   Are you teaching in a tech classroom? Frustrated by the powerpoint remote not working? To check if the batteries …

 

Powerpoint shortcut

Powerpoint shortcut

So many course lectures are built in Powerpoint these days. To make your life a little easier, I am directing you to an automated image …

 

Powerpoint tip of the day

Powerpoint tip of the day

Do you have issues with Powerpoint presentations that are too big, pictures that disappear, presentations that take forever to copy to your flashdrive, red “X”‘s …

 

AIAS Event: Universal Design Awareness

AIAS Event: Universal Design Awareness

The American Institute of Architects at the University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation is hosting a Universal Design Awareness event on Saturday …

 

Beauvoir, Beautiful to View

Beauvoir, Beautiful to View

By Guest Blogger Lucinda Philumalee. Beauvoir, Beautiful to View   When I attended my first University of Maryland Historic Preservation Organization (HiPO) meeting in the fall of 2008, …

 

Interesting thoughts on the future of teaching and digital Scholarship

Interesting thoughts on the future of teaching and digital Scholarship

Happy New Year and welcome back to School.  Over the past few days I have been directed to some interesting websites, and I will share …

 

Prezi Helpful Hints

Prezi Helpful Hints

For those of you who missed the ‘How to use Prezi’ sessions, here are some links to information on building a strong Prezi. Start on …