SITT 2018 Presentation Opportunity, and a Request to Review an IT Website for UC Davis

  SITT 2018: The Digital Learning Environment: Engaging Students in the Classroom, and Beyond Dear Faculty Colleagues, I’m writing to invite you to propose a presentation for the 2018 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology (SITT), to be held on Friday, September 14th in The Grove (Surge III) room 1309. For more than 20 years, […]

“The Silence”

Dear Faculty, On September 15th, per tradition, Dr. Andy Jones read a poem he wrote for the 2017 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology while we were tempted by the delicious smells of shawarma wafting across the hallway. If you are interested, check out the poem below. Luckily for us all, the poem finally concluded, […]

Dr. Janine Wilson presenting at SITT 2017

Materials and Audio Recording from the 2017 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology

Dear Faculty Colleagues, The 2017 UC Davis Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology was a success! We enjoyed hearing the impressive ways faculty are using technology to support student learning. We offer special thanks to our keynote speaker, Dr. Janine Wilson from the Department of Economics. She impressed us all with her energy, her humor, […]

SITT Participant Andy Jones

Throwback Thursday: Revisiting the SITT Effect

Dear Faculty, The 2017 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology is officially tomorrow! In honor of this event, we thought we would take a moment to enjoy Throwback Thursday with the article “The Great SITT Effect,” first published in October, 1999. We hope that all who attend SITT tomorrow experience “The SITT effect” and revel […]

Photo of Chairs from Haring Hall

Agenda for SITT 2017

Dear Faculty Colleagues, The September 15th date for the 2017 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology (SITT) is fast approaching, and we have room for more faculty participants! Running all day on the last Friday of Summer Session II, SITT this year will focus on Canvas, our new learning management system to which all faculty […]

Interview with Dr. Janine Wilson, Keynote Speaker for SITT 2017

Dr. Janine Wilson will be the keynote speaker for SITT 2017. Those of you who attended her presentation at DOLCE on May 5th, 2017 know the inspiring and insightful thoughts she has to share from her experience teaching and developing hybrid and online courses. Dr. Janine Wilson has been gracious enough to answer some questions […]


Canvas “Boot Camps” Take Place September 13th and 14th — Register now!

Faculty can get a helpful introduction to UC Davis Canvas during a special “Canvas boot camp” in 75 Hutchison Sept. 13-14. The sessions are intended for instructors who will teach with the new learning management system (LMS) this fall, although all UC Davis faculty are welcome. There’s no cost to attend. For both new and […]

The Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology — September 11th in 115 Hutchison!

Dear UC Davis Faculty Colleagues, Thanks to all of you who have registered for the 2015 Summer Institute on Teaching and Technology. Please find the schedule below.   SITT 2015 Schedule – All sessions in Hutchison Hall Time & Place Session Description Facilitator(s) 8:30AM Hutchison 115 Breakfast Light refreshments, coffee, tea, etc. NA 9:00AM Hutch […]