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Do you have a backup plan for severe weather (and other emergencies)?

You should set up your emergency cancellation contingency plans now so that when the unexpected comes, you’re ready.
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End-of-semester checklist: Five things to do before the Blackboard upgrade

Upload grades, archive your course, and other tasks to complete before December 27.
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How to Transfer Ownership of a Google Site

Transfer your personal Google site to the QC Google Apps for Education environment.
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Tech Tip: Uploading an Excel sheet to the Blackboard Grade Center

Grading season will soon be upon us again. Maybe you want to download the Blackboard Grade Center and enter grades offline. But then you get this puzzling message: "Error: the following usernames are invalid." This Tech Tip offers a workaround.
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Making Appointments on Google Calendar

Google Apps for Education is a new service open to all faculty and students at Queens College. There are many tools available that will enable a more seamless interaction between you and your students (see QC Google Apps for Education). One such tool is Google Calendar, a powerful organizational tool and a great application for making appointments. It’s easy to use and you can view it on multiple devices (i.e., deskt
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Academic Works: How to Make Your Work Available to the Public…

Academic Works is CUNY’s new institutional repository. This Tech Tip explains what Academic Works is, why it is important, and how it can help you.
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Save time and stay informed with RSS feeds

Finding and keeping up with online content can be a challenging task. Using the RSS tool can eliminate a lot of that frustration.
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