Tech Talks

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Join CCIT trainers Tuesdays at 2pm to learn more about existing and new technologies that are available to you through CCIT. This webinar series is delivered via Adobe Connect directly to your desktop. They will consist of a 35 to 40 minute training session with 15 to 20 minutes of questions and answers. Anyone can attend these sessions and the the archives free of charge. Give us feedback on new topics for future sessions by emailing

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Spring 2014 Tech Talk Topics

  1. Missed a Tech Talk?  Click the topic link below to view recordings of Tech Talks, or view previous semester archives.
  2. Click here to view instructions on how to attend a Tech Talk.

New Features and Enhancements for Groups: Group management and Date management
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Jan Lay

PowerPoint 2013
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Melissa Lockhart
1/28 Installing Applications with the CCIT Application Catalog Sam Beckler

Adobe Presenter 8

Casey Kornegay

New feature of Blackboard Assessments: Test access log, test availability exceptions 

***Rescheduled to March 25th due to inclement weather***

Allyson Davis
2/18 Google Forms Laurie Sherrod

Excel Functions and Formulas

Laurie Sherrod

Adobe Photoshop
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Jan Lay
3/11 Creating Action Queries in MS Access Kathy Snizaski
3/18 No Tech Talk

New feature of Blackboard Assessments: Test access log, test availability exceptions
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Allyson Davis

Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook

Melissa Lockhart

Lecture Capture from your Classroom or your Office
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Melissa Lockhart & Allyson Davis


Printing & Plotting with PawPrints and Mobile Print
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Kim Roche

Social Media and FERPA

Kevin Mckenzie

Maverick OS

Bryan Lee


Barb Bergman & Trudy Houston

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Tech Talks from Previous Semesters

Click here to watch archives of previous TechTalks.

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Instructions for Participating in a Tech Talk  

  1. Check your system to ensure that it meets the Adobe Connect System Requirements.
  2. Login to the Tech Talks Meeting Space.  
    • Can you hear the music?
    • Are you able to type in the Questions & Discussion Area?
    • Are you able to participate in the Polls?
  3. If you are unable to hear the music, be sure to run through the Audio Setup Wizard.
    • From the Meetings menu, select Manage My Settings.
    • Select Audio Setup Wizard.
  4. Set your Connection Speed
    • From the Meetings menu, select Manage My Settings.
    • Select My Connection Speed.
    • Select the type of Internet Connection you are using.
  5. At the end of your session fill out the Tech Talk Survey to provide us with feedback and inspire future topics.
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  7. Click here to view the current Tech Talk Topics.

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