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LSS News - October 2012

MTLE Faculty Fellow Program

October 24, 2012 by Heba Elorbany

For new faculty members on the tenure track, the road to tenure can be filled with many questions about the most effective teaching methods, how to design an inventive curriculum, and more. These are the exact questions that Madison Teaching and Learning Experience (MTLE) seeks to answer in their Faculty Fellow program. Read more »

Online workshop series starting October 22nd

October 17, 2012 by Theresa Pesavento

L&S Learning Support Services is excited to bring you our 2012-2013 online workshop series, and we invite you to for our first session starting next Monday, October 22nd. Read more »

Now Hiring: Learning Technology Teaching Assistant

October 17, 2012 by Lisa Jansen

LSS is now accepting applications for a Learning Technology Teaching Assistant (50%).

The LTTA is part of a team that provides support, training, and outreach for instructional technology initiatives in the College of Letters & Science. The LTTA consults with L&S instructional staff, especially TAs, on the development of learning technology solutions for classroom and online learning environments. See http://lss.wisc.edu/graduate_assistants for more information. Read more »

Your Security Checklist

October 12, 2012 by Sue Weier

The more time I spend on my computer, the more concerned I get about security. Luckily, improving security on your computer isn't difficult. Here are some guidelines to keep your workstation safe. Read more »

Locking down UW Data

October 4, 2012 by Sue Weier

Everyone is concerned about privacy and safety these days.  We shred records and forms with personal information.  We lock our doors, password protect our files, and rarely walk alone at night  We're careful when we answer our phones, texts, and email.  We're all acutely aware of the issues of identity theft, keeping us alert and cautious.  Read more »

Happy Cyber-Security Month!

October 2, 2012 by Sue Weier

Better anticipated for Halloween, October is also Cyber Security Month. Instead of ghosts and goblins, beware of malware, viruses, and lost data. To celebrate Cyber Security Month, LSS will feature of series of stories and tweets related to computer and data security. We'll show you how to mitigate your chances of system compromise through a variety of proactive methods. Read more »

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