2017 Cybersecurity Conference Presented By School of IT

Make plans to attend the School of Information Technology’s first Cybersecurity Conference, featuring experts on key issues in cybersecurity, on Tuesday, Feb. 14. This daylong event, to be held in the banquet hall of Middle Georgia State’s Professional Sciences and Conference Center on the Macon Campus, is free and open to the public. To register, visit http://www.mga.edu/cyberconference2017.

Undergraduate Conference Deadline Approaching

Have you completed a recent research project that you would like to share? The Middle Georgia State University Undergraduate Conference is accepting student research submissions to display in the Undergraduate Showcase. Find out how you can be a part of this showcase: 2017 Undergraduate Conference. The deadline for submissions is March 3.

Teach Study Abroad in China – Summer 2018

The USG Asia Council’s 2018 Summer Study Abroad in China invites USG faculty members to teach for the program between May 8 and June 5, 2018. The program is open to all students and faculty of USG institutions. The program is hosted by Zhengzhou University in Henan Province. The program’s itinerary also includes visits to Continue reading

Honors Convocation rescheduled for Monday, April 10th

Due to scheduling conflicts, Honors Convocation has been rescheduled for Monday, April 10 at 6:00 PM. This event will still be held on the Macon Campus. Nomination forms for department awards and the President’s Scholar, along with eligibility lists and instructions for submitting these nominations, will be distributed to Deans and Chairs via e-mail. The Continue reading

Workshop: Quality Standards, Quality Matters

This workshop will provide participants with a brief history and context of the Quality Matters rubric. We will also discuss two distinct approaches to implementing quality control in online courses, with emphasis on standards recommended by MGA’s Department of Distance Education and eLearning. Presenter: Andy Davidson Register HERE

Workshop: 9 Elements of Great Instruction

Whether you teach in the classroom, online, or outside under a tree, creating effective instruction is essential to student learning. This workshop will present and explain nine key elements recognized in research and practice as being part of successful instruction. Attendees are encouraged to bring an idea or concept they may use in the session Continue reading

Teaching East Asia: Japan Registration Form

Good Afternoon:  The Asia Council of the University System of Georgia is excited to announce the that the Asia Council workshop on Japan is now accepting registrations. Registration is free!   For more information, see the flyer attached.  Japan Symposium Flyer 2017 REGISTER HERE

IT academic workshops on video

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the scholarship committee of the School of Information Technology (IT), I am writing to share video records of our academic workshops. Since last semester, scholarship committee has hosted several academic workshops for boosting undergraduate research. The links of video records of these workshops are given as follows. How to write Continue reading

IT Academic Workshop: What Should I Read?

Dear Students, The scholarship committee of School of IT will host an academic workshop on Tuesday, Feb. 7th. Dr. Shannon Beasley will give a talk entitled “What Should I Read?” in PSC room 137 on the Macon campus from 5 to 5:30 p.m. All students are welcome. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Yingfeng Continue reading

Techy Tips: Creating an Ultra Room and Turnitin Resubmissions

Techy Tips of the Week: GETTING MULTIPLE SECTIONS TO MEET IN ONE ONLINE ULTRA ROOM BLACKBOARD ULTRA  When teaching multiple sections of the same online class, you may want to get everyone to meet in one Ultra classroom. To do this, you will place an online class in one of your D2L courses and then Continue reading