University of Houston-Downtown
UHD Calendar

Information Sessions Events

June 16 - July 15, 2019

Monday, June 17

Marilyn Davies College of Business Open House at UHD NW

Meet UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business Advisors at UHD Northwest on Monday, June 17. Learn about our 9 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree...

Tuesday, June 18

Getting Caught Up with MyMediasite 7.2

MyMediasite 7.2 is a new platform for uploading, recording, and sharing video content. MyMediaSite is an upgrade to MediaSite. This training will cover the...

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Wednesday, June 19

Respondus LDB/Monitor

Respondus LockDown Browser is a customized browser that increases the security of online testing in Blackboard. When students use Respondus LockDown Browser...

Gator Preview Live: Complete Your Degree!

During this online information session you will have the opportunity to learn more about how to complete your degree with UHD programs that are flexible and...

Thursday, June 20

Adding Events in Localist

This training session is for admins of the new UHD calendar system, Localist. Learn how to get started with adding your events, creating tickets, and...

PowerPoint for Beginners

In this training we will cover the basic skills necessary to create and maintain presentations in PowerPoint Learning Outcomes: Users will learn to make...

Friday, June 21

Houston Urban Food Conference

The Center for Urban Agriculture and Sustainability (CUAS) at the University of Houston Downtown is hosting the Houston Urban Food Conference in...

Getting Started with Zoom

Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing application available to all faculty, staff, and students at UHD. Zoom’s straightforward features are ideal for live...

Tuesday, June 25

Managing Webpages with SharePoint

In this training you will learn the basics of managing UHD webpages using SharePoint. Please note that a WebTech Access form must be completed and on file in...

Getting Started with O365: Tips & Tricks

During this introductory session, we will cover the basics of navigating and utilizing the standard functions inside of Office 365. Attendees will learn...

Wednesday, June 26

Excel Formulas and Functions

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

Gator Preview Live: Featuring Humanities & Social Sciences

Join in on this online information session to familiarize you with the University of Houston Downtown, the transfer process, and the programs within the...

Respondus Test Builder

Respondus is a powerful tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard. Exams can be created offline...

MBA Information Session

​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...

Thursday, June 27

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Outlook Tips and Tricks

In this training we will cover basic and advanced functionalities in Outlook to save you time and keep you organized Learning Outcomes: Users will learn to...

Wednesday, July 10

Getting Caught Up with MyMediasite 7.2

MyMediasite 7.2 is a new platform for uploading, recording, and sharing video content. MyMediaSite is an upgrade to MediaSite. This training will cover the...

MBA Information Session

​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...

Thursday, July 11

Blackboard Ally

Blackboard A11y is an exciting new accessibility product that is integrated right into Blackboard. Blackboard A11y assists faculty with making digital course...

Friday, July 12

Accessibility Open Lab

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

June 16 - July 15, 2019