What’s On

All events in the UTS LX.lab. All UTS staff welcome.

Easy student communication using Hootsuite

Monday 23 April: Connect with your students with the free service Hootsuite. Post essential updates and answer questions across several social media networks. More info and booking.

Up to speed with blogging

Tuesday 24 April: Get up to speed with blogging, and learn some cheats for how to engage your audience! More info and booking.

Code literacies clinic

Thursday 26 April: Join the UTS library team to discover the range of technical and soft skills provided by tinker kits and chat to a librarian to see how they can be implemented into your subject. More info and booking.

WordPress, Medium, Ghost: which blogging platform is for you?

Thursday 26 April: Come to the LX.lab as we go through a rundown of the Goliaths and Davids of blogs available to anyone who would like to use them. This will not be a hands-on session, but more of a discussion and Q&A session surrounding the challenges and possibilities when implementing your own blog. More info and booking.

Get connected with WeChat

Thursday 26 April: An introductory workshop on how you can engage your students with WeChat. More info and booking.

Intro to Yammer at UTS

Thursday 26 April: So you’ve heard of Yammer but don’t know what it is? Join us for an introductory session on Yammer and learn about what it can do for your subject. More info and booking.

Twitter for Academics

Friday 27 April – places limited: Twitter is used by academics around the world to connect, collaborate and share scholarly works. Join us in this session to learn tips and tricks about Twitter. More info and booking.

Bonus event: Slack vs. Teams

Tuesday 01 May – It’s a battle between two popular team productivity/project management tools. Slack and Microsoft Teams. The two productivity tools will go head-to-head comparing the features and benefits for the best learning and teaching practices. You decide. Are you #TeamSlack or #TeamTeams. More info and booking.

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