Academic Outreach

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Virtual Conference Presented by PASSHE
February 13-24, 2017

Transforming the Teching & Learning Environment: The 2017 Virtual ConferenceThe Office of Online Design & eLearning is sponsoring the live broadcast of Transforming the Teaching & Learning Environment: The 2017 PASSHE Virtual Conference presented by Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Everyone in the University of Mississippi community can take advantage of 60 live, one-hour online sessions over the course of two weeks to engage with other educators. Topics range from technology, student engagement, online and distance education, accessibility, and more. Visit the PASSHE  conference homepage for more information.

To Watch or Join a Session on Your Computer:

  1. The virtual conference will be delivered on Blackboard Collaborate. Review Collaborate Ultra Instructions for audio and video settings during a session.
  2. Go to 2017 Sessions by Date to see all available sessions.
    Note: Times on the schedule are Eastern Time.
  3. Click “Join Session” next to the session you wish to attend.
  4. Follow Blackboard Collaborate on-screen instructions to join the session.