University of Houston-Downtown
UHD Calendar

Events

May 22 - June 20, 2024

Wednesday, May 22

Excel Pivot Tables ONLINE ONLY

In this training we will learn what a PivotTable and PivotCharts are, and how you can use them to summarize and analyze data in Excel. Learning Outcomes:...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Gator Learning: "High-Performance Teams: The Role of Emotional Intelligence"

In this training, faculty and staff will dive into the pivotal role emotional intelligence (EI) plays in elevating team effectiveness and fostering team...

international college student

RSVP Wednesday, May 22, 2024, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Staff Training Open Lab

Do you have questions about one of our university-wide softwares? Need some help with formatting a particular file or project? Meet with a TTLC support...

MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

3pm
Virtual Event
Young lady with a laptop

ELEVATE YOUR DECISION-MAKING POWER WITH OUR MBA IN BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE UHD’s MBA in Business Intelligence focuses on business data analytics and...

6pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, May 23

Canvas: Getting Started with Perusall ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. This introductory...

10am
Virtual Event
Outlook Tips and Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training we will...

11:30am
Virtual Event
MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, May 24

male college student

RSVP Friday, May 24, 2024, 12:00pm -1:00pm This is an online information session highlighting the programs and processes​ for transfer students. During the...

Monday, May 27

MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

12pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, May 28

Microsoft 365: Using OneDrive ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

11am
Virtual Event
VoiceThread Logo

This training is led by the vendor: VoiceThread In this workshop, you will learn how to create VoiceThreads and then add them to your Canvas course as...

12pm
Virtual Event
female college student

RSVP Tuesday, May 28, 2024, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on how to...

female transfer student

RSVP CPS Online Information Session on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 This is an online information session highlighting programs and services offered in the...

Wednesday, May 29

Group of students with technology

In this 30-minutes session instructors will learn to create groups for students to collaborate on group assignments, pages, collaborations, and more. We will...

10am
Virtual Event
Excel Formulas and Functions Part 2 ONLINE ONLY

In this training we will cover the use of advanced Excel formulas and functions including Logic, Text, and Lookup functions Learning Outcomes: How to use...

international college students

RSVP Wednesday, May 29, 2024, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Website Accessibility Open Lab

An open lab session about website accessibility issues and fixing them. UHD faculty and staff that edit or provide content for the UHD website are welcome to...

MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

3pm
Virtual Event
male college student

RSVP CHSS Online Information Session on Wednesday, May 29, 2024 This is an online information session highlighting programs and services offered in the...

Thursday, May 30

Gator LEAD: Team-Building Experiences by Design (for supervisors)

Join fellow UHD managers to discuss how to build and design effective team-building experiences. Learning Objectives: Understand team dynamics and key...

Group of students with technology

This training is being offered in Hybrid format. Join us through Zoom! Meeting room information will be given out about 30 mintues before the session begins....

10am
Virtual Event
Zoom Breakout Rooms and Polling (ONLINE ONLY)

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

Staff Training Open Lab

Do you have questions about one of our university-wide softwares? Need some help with formatting a particular file or project? Meet with a TTLC support...

Vendor Training: Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

This session is delivered by the Respondus vendor directly. Registration is required at the provided Event Link. Respondus will send webinar instructions...

2pm
Virtual Event
College student in business attire

RSVP MDCOB Information Session on Thursday, May 30, 2024 Join us for a virtual information session with representatives from our Marilyn Davies College of...

Friday, May 31

DAIR eIntelligence Training

A training on eIntelligence software that allows UHD decision-makers to easily access data (student, applicant, course, etc) and summarize it in meaningful...

Canvas Quick Start

This training is a brief introduction to Canvas, and will provide an overview of what we consider essential information to prepare for the migration and...

Canvas Accessibility Open Lab

Stop by anytime during this Open Lab session to review and remedy accessibility issues in your Canvas course. Feel free to bring questions you may have...

Monday, June 3

Zoom Breakout Rooms and Polling (ONLINE ONLY)

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

Group of students with technology

This training is being offered in Hybrid format. Join us through Zoom! Meeting room information will be given out about 30 mintues before the session begins....

11:30am
Virtual Event
MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

12pm
Virtual Event
Group of students with technology

In this 30-minutes session instructors will learn to create groups for students to collaborate on group assignments, pages, collaborations, and more. We will...

1pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 4

Panopto: Getting Started ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior...

9am
Virtual Event
DAIR Dashboards Demonstration

DAIR dashboard demonstration for campus users that will include, faculty, staff, and high-level executives and managers who will be using delivered reports...

Canvas: Accessibility Features & Student Accommodations

This 30-minute training covers accessibility features for both uploaded content and content created in Canvas. We will also explore settings for quiz...

11am
Virtual Event
MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

12pm
Virtual Event
VoiceThread Logo

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. In this session, participants will see a tour of the New VoiceThread...

12pm
Virtual Event
Staff Training Open Lab

Do you have questions about one of our university-wide softwares? Need some help with formatting a particular file or project? Meet with a TTLC support...

female college student

RSVP Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on how to...

Potential Student attending information session online

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Professional Accountancy degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: MPAC Course...

6pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 5

Canvas: Attendance

Whether your course is occurring live over Zoom or in person, you can use Canvas's Attendance tool to keep track of student attendance. This 30-minute...

Canvas: Assignments + Speed Grader

This 1-hour training focuses on creating assignments in Canvas. We will also discuss the SpeedGrader feature and the Gradebook itself as it relates to the...

10am
Virtual Event
Gator Learning: Building Strong Student-Staff Relationships

In the ever-evolving landscape of education, fostering strong and positive relationships between students and staff is essential for creating a supportive...

international college student

RSVP Wednesday, June 5, 2024, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Welcome Back Wednesday

Learn about the re-enrollment process for former students when you attend Welcome Back Wednesday. You will receive support with application submission,...

MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

3pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 6

Gator Learning: Panopto Basics

Panopto is UHD’s new video-capturing and hosting service. This tool is available to all UHD faculty and Staff. Panopto is integrated with Zoom and serves as...

Microsoft 365: Using OneDrive ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

10am
Virtual Event
Zoom Tools: Whiteboard (ONLINE ONLY)

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

group of college students

RSVP Thursday, June 6, 2024, 6:00pm - 7:00pm This is an online information session highlighting how Off Campus locations provide students with a way to...

Friday, June 7

Canvas Quick Start

This training is a brief introduction to Canvas, and will provide an overview of what we consider essential information to prepare for the migration and...

Canvas Accessibility Open Lab

Stop by anytime during this Open Lab session to review and remedy accessibility issues in your Canvas course. Feel free to bring questions you may have...

Monday, June 10

Zoom: Security Options (IN PERSON)

In this session we will go over Security Best Practices for your Zoom meetings. We will look at settings, link generation, and In Meeting Options.

Introduction to Microsoft Teams (ONLINE ONLY)

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

11am
Virtual Event
MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

12pm
Virtual Event

Tuesday, June 11

Canvas: Using Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor with Canvas ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. Respondus LockDown...

11am
Virtual Event
MBA Personal Statement Virtual Information Session

​Join us for a MDCOB MBA Personal Statement Workshop. Information sessions are held online using Zoom video conferencing. Please RSVP online.

12pm
Virtual Event
Master of Security Management Virtual Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Master of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

12pm
Virtual Event
Zoom: Tips & Tricks (IN PERSON)

In this session we will go over Zoom Tips & Tricks for your Zoom meetings. We will explore various tips to ensure that you are getting the best out of Zoom.

female college student

RSVP Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on how...

Teaching giving a student one-on-one help in the classroom.

The MAT Curriculum & Instruction is a graduate degree program focused on advancing the curricular, instructional, and assessment knowledge and skills of...

5:30pm
Virtual Event
Potential Student attending information session online

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Professional Accountancy degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: MPAC Course...

6pm
Virtual Event
School Administrator on a zoom call

The Master of Educational Leadership degree program at UHD is specifically designed to prepare K-12 educational leaders to better meet modern demands....

6:30pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 12

Excel Pivot Tables ONLINE ONLY

In this training we will learn what a PivotTable and PivotCharts are, and how you can use them to summarize and analyze data in Excel. Learning Outcomes:...

10am
Virtual Event
Canvas: Creating Discussions

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

11:30am
Virtual Event
international college student

RSVP Wednesday, June 12, 2024, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Staff Training Open Lab

Do you have questions about one of our university-wide softwares? Need some help with formatting a particular file or project? Meet with a TTLC support...

Vendor Training: Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

This session is delivered by the Respondus vendor directly. Registration is required at the provided Event Link. Respondus will send webinar instructions...

1pm
Virtual Event
MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

3pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 13

Outlook Tips and Tricks ONLINE ONLY

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior to class. In this training we will...

10am
Virtual Event
Panopto: Getting Started ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30 minutes prior...

11am
Virtual Event
Vendor Training - Quickly Create Online Exams: Respondus 4.0 and the Test Bank Network

This session is delivered by the Respondus vendor directly - no certificates will be issued for this training. Registration is required at...

12pm
Virtual Event
Canvas Quizzes + Speed Grader

This 1-hour training focuses on setting up and deploying quizzes in Canvas. We will also discuss the SpeedGrader feature and the Gradebook itself as it...

2pm
Virtual Event
MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

6pm
Virtual Event

Friday, June 14

Canvas Quick Start

This training is a brief introduction to Canvas, and will provide an overview of what we consider essential information to prepare for the migration and...

Canvas Accessibility Open Lab

Stop by anytime during this Open Lab session to review and remedy accessibility issues in your Canvas course. Feel free to bring questions you may have...

Monday, June 17

Zoom Breakout Rooms and Polling (ONLINE ONLY)

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

Group of students with technology

This training is being offered in Hybrid format. Join us through Zoom! Meeting room information will be given out about 30 mintues before the session begins....

11:30am
Virtual Event
MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

12pm
Virtual Event
Group of students with technology

In this 30-minutes session instructors will learn to create groups for students to collaborate on group assignments, pages, collaborations, and more. We will...

1pm
Virtual Event
Flyer

Join the UHD Benefits Team for ice cream on June 17 at “Get the Scoop.” This session will include an overview of UHD's health insurance plan including...

Tuesday, June 18

Microsoft 365: Using OneDrive ONLINE ONLY

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

9am
Virtual Event
Introduction to Microsoft Teams (ONLINE ONLY)

This training is for Faculty and Staff only. Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. Invites are sent 30...

10am
Virtual Event
Canvas: Accessibility Features & Student Accommodations

This 30-minute training covers accessibility features for both uploaded content and content created in Canvas. We will also explore settings for quiz...

11am
Virtual Event
MBA logo

​Join us for an Information Session to learn more about the UHD MBA. You’ll hear about admissions requirements, meet faculty and administrators, view the...

12pm
Virtual Event
Potential Student attending information session online

Interested in learning about UHD's Master of Professional Accountancy degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: MPAC Course...

12pm
Virtual Event
VoiceThread Logo

Join us from home or from your office as this training is offered ONLINE ONLY via Zoom. In this session, participants will see a tour of the New VoiceThread...

12pm
Virtual Event
Canvas: Intro to Gradebook

In this 1- hour training, participants will learn how the Canvas gradebook functions. Topics include setting up weighted gradessorting gradebook columns...

2pm
Virtual Event
female college student

RSVP Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 4:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a virtual presentation with an admissions counselor and you will be able to ask questions on how...

female college student

RSVP CST Information Session on Tuesday, June 18, 2024 This is an online information session highlighting programs and services offered in the College of...

Master of Security Management Virtual Information Session

Interested in learning about UHD's online Master of Security Management degree? Sign up for our online information session to learn more about: Program...

6pm
Virtual Event

Wednesday, June 19

international college students

RSVP Wednesday, June 19, 2024, 1:00pm - 2:00pm If you are UHD prospective international student and have questions about your status and what to do to...

Vendor Training: Respondus LockDown Browser & Respondus Monitor

This session is delivered by the Respondus vendor directly. Registration is required at the provided Event Link. Respondus will send webinar instructions...

1pm
Virtual Event
MBA Application Workshop

Join us for our comprehensive MBA Application Workshop, tailored for students interested in securing a strong application for their MBA program. During this...

3pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, June 20

Canvas: Assignments + Speed Grader

This 1-hour training focuses on creating assignments in Canvas. We will also discuss the SpeedGrader feature and the Gradebook itself as it relates to the...

10am
Virtual Event
Gator LEAD: Between us Managers: A Candid Panel Discussion about Challenges and Best Practices in Management at UHD (for supervisors)

Join us for an invigorating discussion with fellow managers about best practices in management at UHD. Between Us Managers Registration Link Learning...

Canvas: Attendance

Whether your course is occurring live over Zoom or in person, you can use Canvas's Attendance tool to keep track of student attendance. This 30-minute...

Return 2 Complete Former Student Information Session

Attend this online information session to learn about the re-enrollment process for former students. During the session, you will: Learn about admission...

Staff Training Open Lab

Do you have questions about one of our university-wide softwares? Need some help with formatting a particular file or project? Meet with a TTLC support...

May 22 - June 20, 2024