ITS Training Topics

Both online and Chafee 208 courses are listed below as well as webinars and other events available in Chafee 208.

attending a webex course

Before you attend your first Webex session, you must install the WEBEX browser plugin for the browser you will be using. If you switch browsers, you need to install the plug-in for the different browser. Once this is completed, you will be able to enter the meeting room.

To install, go to Webex Downloads. Look for the Meeting Center Application.

  • Use the pull-down menu to select either Mac or PC
  • Click on download
  • The file will download to your Downloads folder
  • Navigate to the Downloads folder and install the plugin.

Right before the course is scheduled to begin:

  • Open your web browser and navigate to https://rhody.webex.com
  • Make sure you are on the Meeting Center tab
  • Browse the Meeting List for the course.
  • Click Join Meeting
  • Type in your name

advancement of teaching and learning courses

ATL Conversations are designed to ignite interest and discussion among faculty and staff from across campus about teaching and learning. Each conversation combines brief presentations with active discussion and exploration of a topic.

The list of scheduled conversations is located on the ATL website.

sakai jumpstart

The popular Sakai Jumpstart Help Sessions will be repeated in January1/9 – 1/12 and 1/16- 1/20. Ben Leveillee and Mary Fetherston will be available between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. daily in Chafee 208.

Bring your questions!

its training schedule

The ITS Training schedule has been moved to the ITS Training website. The schedule is available on this page as a link in the left menu, Training schedule.

When you click on that link, a new page will appear. The schedule itself is listed both by date and topic, although you may need to scroll down to see this.

Above the training schedule is important information about the location of training and how to attend a WEBEX session.


NOTE: Please check the schedule again before you leave your office for class. Sometimes, a class may need to be canceled due to instructor illness or rescheduled if the room availability changes.