Fall 2014 Tech Clinics Announced

Have you been working on CLE or multimedia projects this summer in preparation for fall courses? If you have, I am sure you have questions or even better, want to share some of the great work that you have done. Just in time for the Fall 2014 quarter, we are excited to announce dates for the upcoming Tech Clinics offered through the Learning Technologies Group and UCSF Library. You can register for a Clinic today on the Tech Clinics page. Continue reading

Need a Cure? LTG Tech Clinics Announced!

tech_clinics_logo3The Learning Technologies Group is thrilled to announce the launch of Tech Clinics, which consists of two separate, all-day, collaborative learning events held on the first and fourth Friday of every month. All Clinics will take place in CL-245 Multimedia Multipurpose Room in the UCSF Library Tech Commons. Below is additional information and registration instructions for each Clinic. Continue reading

Spring ’13 LTG Workshops

Just a reminder that registration is now open for LTG Spring 2013 workshops. There are five workshops being offered and below is additional information on each. Library workshops can also be found on the UCSF Library Class Calendar and are open to UCSF faculty, staff and students.

Building Online Courses on the CLE with Moodle 2
Presented by Brian Warling

moodleMoodle is the linchpin learning management system that provides many of the CLE’s core functions. Continue reading

UCSF Portfolio: New and Improved

mahara 1-6The UCSF Portfolio is an integral part of the Collaborative Learning Environment, and its user base increases with each passing academic quarter. Based on the open-source web application called Mahara, UCSF’s Portfolio tool provides an online environment for users to document and critically reflect on their educational progress and professional development while at UCSF. For more information, please visit the Portfolio Support Center.

On December 17th, 2012, the UCSF Portfolio was updated to version 1.6. This update included a number of feature enhancements and bug fixes. I have highlighted a few of the most notable new features below: Continue reading

Welcome to Convergence!

Welcome to Convergence, a UCSF Library Blog! Convergence is a team blog that provides UCSF staff, faculty, and students with a platform to communicate about all things related to the evolution of the UCSF Collaborate Learning Environment (CLE). This includes:

For more information about the Convergence blog visit the About section. Please share your thoughts in the comment section below each post and always feel free to contact us with new ideas. Join us in learning more about content creation tools for the CLE and have some fun collaborating while we are at it!