Category Archives: Feature Stories

These stories will feature current event articles/posts and be displayed prominently on the Technology home page.

Check out Tech Fair; keynote speaker

Scheduled for April 9, the UIW Tech Fair 2014 will be in the Marian Ballroom and Lounge. There will be presenters, prizes, and free food. Mark the date on your calendar. And this year, there’s a special keynote speaker to … Continue reading

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UIW awarded CIC Grant

The Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) has awarded UIW’s College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences a second Information Fluency in the Disciplines grant.  The grants allow participants to attend workshops that strengthen or develop information fluency (also called information … Continue reading

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Show your education tech at Tech Fair

UIW Instructional Technology is asking for faculty, students, organizations, programs and departments to showcase how they use technology in teaching and learning, with a booth at the 2014 UIW Tech Fair. Continue reading

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IR Report: Dan Duffy Welcome Message

Good day, Incarnate Word! I’m Dan Duffy, the new Vice President for Information Resources, and I wanted to take a few minutes to introduce myself. I am fortunate to be joining the University to lead the Information Resources division (IRD) … Continue reading

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New Blackboard Features for 2014!

Blackboard has been improved for 2014 with new features and tools.

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UIW’s Blackboard Gurus

Blackboard is among UIW’s most powerful online learning tools: it facilitates communication with students, discussion among them, and online delivery of course materials, important components when dealing with today’s “wired” students. It’s used in more than 90 percent of our … Continue reading

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Student creates app for tracking shuttles

A University of the Incarnate Word senior has created a convenient way to track UIW’s shuttles. Communication Arts major Aaron Garcia, 21, has credited his “Shuttle Tracker” to his iOS app-development course with motivating him to pursue this concept. He … Continue reading

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UIW’s Mobile Learning Projects

As we wrap up a successful spring semester, and begin planning for summer and fall, I’m pleased to announce a new technology initiative: UIW’s Mobile Learning Projects. These projects, which will be implemented beginning in Fall 2013, involve faculty use … Continue reading

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Burr Named Apple Distinguished Educator

Read the UIW spotlight on Dr. Pat LeMay Burr, Distinguished Chair in the H-E-B School of Business, being selected as an Apple Distinguished Educator for 2013. Link to story: www.uiw.edu/features/ade.html

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It was a great Tech Fair; how much did you see?

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The third annual Tech Fair was a success. This year’s fair covered the floor of the Marian Hall Ballroom and entryway.

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