University of Nebraska at Kearney Blog

Shorter URLs Make Sharing Easier

Posted: September 27, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

Shorter URLs Make Sharing Easier

Short URLs are easier to use for sharing content. Think about it, if you have a long and confusing URL, it is going to look weird when shared across social media or emails.

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

ZOOM VIEW SETTING IN OUTLOOK FOR COMPOSE, REPLY & FORWARD WINDOW

Posted: August 27, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

ZOOM VIEW SETTING  IN  OUTLOOK  FOR COMPOSE, REPLY & FORWARD WINDOW

When you compose, reply to, or forward an email message, and the message body (including the text) appears larger or smaller than the size that you typically see, you might have changed the zoom view setting.

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

Search for a Needle in a Tabstack

Posted: July 8, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

Search for a Needle in a Tabstack

Do not ever let anyone shame you for having dozens and dozens of open tabs, implying you don’t have it together and can’t find the right one. Instead, dazzle them with this trick.

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

Call for Proposals & Para of the Year Nominations: Paraeducator Conference

Posted: June 21, 2021 8:00:00 AM CDT

Call for Proposals & Para of the Year Nominations: Paraeducator Conference

The Nebraska Department of Education is seeking proposals for sessions at the 2021 Paraeducator conference to be held at the Younes Center in Kearney as a hybrid event. All community members are encouraged to nominate an outstanding paraeducator for recognition as the Nebraska Paraeducator of the Year.

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By: College of Education

Category: Education

Use the "Test Student" option

Posted: June 11, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

Use the "Test Student" option

Use the test student option to turn in materials before you give the assignments to students. This allows you to get an idea of the procedure that your students must follow in order to submit their assignments. In addition, you will see how it will look once assignments are submitted. Bonus: Use VidGrid to record the steps for students to have a quick resource!

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

Canvas Undelete Trick

Posted: June 2, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

Canvas Undelete Trick

Have you deleted a file from Canvas and now you want it back? Did you delete the file from Modules, pages, or from Files? If the deleted file is from Modules or Pages, then the file is still in your course in Files. If you deleted the file from Files, then you'd want to try the "undelete" trick.

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

Qualtrics New Interface and Survey Builder

Posted: April 19, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

Qualtrics New Interface and  Survey Builder

Qualtrics rolled out a new user interface late March. They also, provided an option to opt-in to a new version of their survey editor called Survey Builder. By the end of May, all users will be migrated permanently to the new survey builder.

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

Change Your Status in Teams

Posted: March 26, 2021 12:00:00 AM CDT

Change Your Status in Teams

If you want to make sure people know when you’re busy or away from your desk, set your status in Teams. The little dot on your profile indicates if you’re available or not.

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By: Shahla Alavi

Category: Information Technology Services

ROTC Takes 3rd in Ranger Challenge

Posted: March 10, 2021 12:00:00 AM CST

ROTC Takes 3rd in Ranger Challenge

For the first time in 11 years, UNK’s ROTC fielded their own Ranger Challenge team and brought home the 3rd Place trophy.

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By: CBTENews

Category: General, Business and Technology

UNK's First Wings Ceremony Scheduled

Posted: March 10, 2021 12:00:00 AM CST

UNK's First Wings Ceremony Scheduled

The College of Business and Technology is proud of the twenty students who have completed their first solo flights, and have earned their wings.

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By: CBTENews

Category: Business and Technology, General

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