Technology Training

Employees can request technical training on a number of systems and software, including:

Enterprise Systems

Web content

  • Cascade Server (up.edu site)
  • PilotsUP (campus intranet/portal)
  • Wordpress for blogs, clubs, or event sites

Forms

  • Qualtrics
  • PerfectForms

Data

  • Data entry, management, and reports

To request training on enterprise systems please contact help@up.edu. Our help desk will be able to route your request.

Academic Technology

  • Moodle (online or technology-assisted courses)
    • Mahara (ePortfolio) in Moodle
    • VoiceThread - video/multimedia feedback and projects in Moodle
  • MediaSpace - upload and share online video
    • CaptureSpace - easily record presentations or lectures and upload to MediaSpace or Moodle
  • Camtasia - create high production value screencasts
  • Snagit - capture, annotate, and share images from your desktop
  • Office 365 - use Office tools for sharing, teaching, and learning
  • Wordpress - create professional faculty pages, class blogs, or other web projects

To request training on enterprise systems, please contact training@up.edu.

Virtual Learning Center (Self-Paced Training)

Information services is proud to offer self-paced, digital micro-courses as a new professional development opportunity at UP. Community members may engage with courses, which may contain how-to guides, overviews, and training videos. Participants may optionally sign-up for a Credly.com account to receive digital badges upon completion of a VLC course. To learn more visit the VLC site or check out a few example courses below.

Lynda.com (Self-Paced Training)

Employees and students can access training on Lynda.com by visiting https://sso.up.edu and clicking on Lynda.com. Examples of useful Lynda.com training courses include:

Contact

University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

503.943.8000

webmaster@up.edu