Information Services Announcements

Your Distance Learning Tech Toolkit – Fall 2020

Although we will not be reunited on campus this fall, the Information Services team would still like to give you a warm welcome to and a welcome back to Kalamazoo College! We understand that there are challenges with distance learning; however, our goal is to continue to provide technical support through transparency, documentation, and communication. […]

Welcome Home!

Let’s get you settled in! The Information Services (IS) team welcomes you to K and wants to help get your technology in order while you move in! View the information below to see how to get connected and who to contact in need.

Flipgrid Integration is Now Enabled on Microsoft Teams

Information Services has enabled Flipgrid integration for Microsoft Teams as a test of compatible third-party applications and to meet the needs of instructors who are already using this tool in their courses. At the moment our ability to support new adopters of Flipgrid is limited, but we hope this is beneficial to experienced instructors. Using […]

Class Teams from Quarter to Quarter

In addition to Moodle and other resources, many instructors have adopted Teams to organize their online classes. Teams is designed to put de-centralized control in the hands of owners and users. While offering support and training, this as been the spirit that Information Services has maintained for using Teams. Now that we’ve completed two quarters using this platform, we wanted to share some thoughts about carrying over work on Teams from quarter to quarter…