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Events

Tuesday, May 5

FINAL EXAMS

Canceled: FINAL EXAMS (this is a past event)

FINAL EXAMS

How to Navigate Blackboard to Meet Learning Outcomes

Led by Ron Rodriguez, Academic Educational Technologist, DLI Topics Include: How to Navigate Blackboard How to Build Engaging Assignments/Discussion Boards How to Manage Your Grade Book How to Engage Your Learners (Multimedia Elements) How to Incorporate Engaging Content in Your Course Every Tuesday and Thursday until May 7, 2020 11 a.m. to noon To help the University faculty create online courses that engage learners, the Division of Continuing and International Education's Distance...

11am
Virtual Event
The Art of Mindfulness at the Lowe

The Art of Mindfulness at the Lowe (this is a past event)

Enjoy Mindfulness every Tuesday at the Lowe at 12:30 p.m. for FREE! - The Art of Mindfulness - Recharge, refocus and reclaim the day with a short introduction to mindfulness followed by a guided mindful sitting. Sessions are led by Alice Lash, founder of Mindfultime, and UM Professor Scott Rogers, founder of UM’s Mindfulness in Law Program. The program is held every first and third Tuesday of the month.

Designing Courses for Understanding: Creating Optimal Student Learning Experiences

Led by Hanna Fife, M.Ed. Instructional Designer, DLI Topics Include: Creating a User-Friendly Online Classroom Utilizing the Most Important Multimedia Principles to Ensure Your Students Understand and Retain Crucial Information from Your Teaching Every Tuesday and Thursday until May 7, 2020 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. To help the University faculty create online courses that engage learners, the Division of Continuing and International Education's Distance Learning Institute (DLI) launched the...

1pm
Virtual Event
Lowe Mindfulness

Lowe Mindfulness (this is a past event)

In an effort to stay connected with each other, we are taking our weekly mindfulness sessions online. Please join the Lowe Art Museum for a virtual session on Tuesdays at 1:00 PM. Each session will last about 30 minutes followed by a Q & A. Please Click Here for details and to join this session.

1pm
Virtual Event
Online Learning and Cognitive Load in Multimedia Learning

Led by Nicholas Armas, Senior Instructional Designer, DLI Topics Include: Don't Panic Simple Design Tactics Communication and Consistency Visual and Auditory Channels 12 Principles of Multimedia Design Every Tuesday and Friday until May 8, 2020 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. To help the University faculty create online courses that engage learners, the Division of Continuing and International Education's Distance Learning Institute (DLI) launched the DLI Online Course Development Series. The series...

2pm
Virtual Event
Faculty and Staff Assistance Program: Relaxation Training - Progressive Muscle Training

Relaxation Training - Progressive Muscle Relaxation This Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) webinar will instruct and guide participants through a progressive muscle relaxation exercise. Take a break from your busy work day and join us in learning to utilize this practical technique that promotes health through relaxation. This seminar will be facilitated by a UM FSAP consultant. FSAP Health and Wellness webinars are offered as part of the University of Miami’s Well ’Canes Program....

6pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 5