Generative AI Speed Rounds: Tools for Research and Teaching

This interactive workshop will briefly introduce participants to generative artificial intelligence -- what it is and how it is different from previous tools. After that, we will explore several generative AI tools for research and teaching. We will discuss ways to effectively engage with these tools and how we might use them professionally and in the classroom.

BASC Data Workshop

The Business Analytics and Sales Club (BASC) hosts a series of workshops designed to assist interested students in preparing for analytics competitions, enhancing their statistical and analytical skills, and learning how to translate these statistical results into actionable business implications. This initiative aims to better equip our students for future career advancement. 

BASC Data Workshop

The Business Analytics and Sales Club (BASC) hosts a series of workshops designed to assist interested students in preparing for analytics competitions, enhancing their statistical and analytical skills, and learning how to translate these statistical results into actionable business implications. This initiative aims to better equip our students for future career advancement. 

BASC Data Workshop

The Business Analytics and Sales Club (BASC) hosts a series of workshops designed to assist interested students in preparing for analytics competitions, enhancing their statistical and analytical skills, and learning how to translate these statistical results into actionable business implications. This initiative aims to better equip our students for future career advancement. 

BASC Data Workshop

The Business Analytics and Sales Club (BASC) hosts a series of workshops designed to assist interested students in preparing for analytics competitions, enhancing their statistical and analytical skills, and learning how to translate these statistical results into actionable business implications. This initiative aims to better equip our students for future career advancement. 

OER Grant Opportunity for Instructors

Join Emily Boles and Pattie Piotrowski, Dean of the Library, to learn about Open Educational Resource grant opportunity through the Illinois State Library and brainstorm proposal ideas.

OER are teaching, learning, and research materials intentionally created and licensed to be free for the end user to own, share, and in most cases, modify. They enable faculty to customize course materials and reduce student costs.

Learn more about the State Library OER grant.

Canvas Outcomes & Rubrics for Data Collection and Assessment

Join COLRS staff to discuss Canvas tools to enhance assessment. We will discuss Canvas Outcomes, Rubrics, and the Learning Mastery view of the gradebook.

If you attended the assessment series presented by Carrie Allen, the UIS Director of Institutional Effectiveness, these tools can help you to collect data on your course or program. Carrie Allen will join us to answer questions and share how her office can assist you in this process.

Canvas Basics

Join COLRS staff to learn about navigating the Canvas interface and the foundational tools for organizing and building a course at UIS. Topics covered include: navigating, communicating with students, creating modules and assignments, and gradebook.