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Get Your Sakai Courses Ready for Spring 2022

January 6, 2022

Welcome back to a new year and new term! We hope you all had a chance to rest over the winter break and are feeling refreshed. With spring classes beginning next week, we wanted to give some reminders to get … Continued

Happy Holidays, Tar Heels! See You in 2022!

December 23, 2021

We wish you all a happy, safe, and relaxing holiday season! Find festive Carolina-themed inspirations and activities to enjoy while you take a well-deserved break. Sakai Help If you need assistance with setting up your Spring 2022 course site, we … Continued

Poll Everywhere Now Supports Participation Grading

October 26, 2021

UNC instructors have been using Poll Everywhere, a live web-based polling system, to capture student feedback and responses. It’s a great way to keep students engaged and allow them all to comfortably participate in class, without requiring the additional cost … Continued

Required Zoom Update Nov. 1

October 18, 2021

We want to inform the campus Zoom community of an upcoming required Zoom functionality update. To prepare for this update, please read this notice to be aware of ITS changes coming October 22nd. Zoom Update November 1 Beginning November 1, … Continued

Create Your Spring 2022 Course Sites

October 8, 2021

Fall may be upon us but we’re already thinking ahead to the spring! Instructors, get an early start to the spring semester by getting set up in Sakai. You can now create your Spring 2022 course sites! Don’t forget to … Continued

Join Us at 2021 UNC CAUSE

September 2, 2021

We invite the UNC IT Community to join us this year at the virtual 2021 UNC CAUSE Conference! There are a handful of sessions that will be led by our Chapel Hill colleagues. Join us and support our Tar Heel … Continued

Start of Semester Tech Checklist

August 17, 2021

Welcome back! There is so much excitement happening on campus this week and we’re thrilled to see everyone back for the fall semester. Here is a tech checklist for instructors to help you get tech ready for the beginning of … Continued

View Detailed Activity Report in Sakai Stats

July 5, 2021

Instructors can view general user activity in their Sakai sites through the Statistics tool. Site Statistics will now allow instructors to see a more granular report of each user’s events in their sites. A new “User Activity” tab is now … Continued

Still Using Warpwire? Switch to Panopto by June 30

June 11, 2021

Last year, the University adopted a new video streaming solution called Panopto ┬áto replace Warpwire. The University’s Warpwire license expires June 30, 2021, at which point the Warpwire tool and all Warpwire videos will no longer be available. If you … Continued

CFE Faculty Showcase Recordings Available

May 25, 2021

Missed the CFE Faculty Showcase on Teaching back in April? Catch all sessions by watching the captioned recordings, which are now available on the Showcase Program! Each session also includes shared slides and additional resources. Found a colleague’s teaching strategy … Continued