Category Archives: Students

New! Stream Audio Files in Sakai

We have an exciting announcement–audio files can now be streamed in Sakai! This means that users will no longer have to wait and download the audio files to their computers to listen to them but can play the files directly … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Semester in Review

Another semester has come and gone! UNC Graduates will be making their way down to Kenan Stadium this weekend to recognize their hard work and accomplishments at this University. Congratulations, Graduates. You are DONE! Sakai Stats Here is a review … Continue reading

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New! Peer Review in Sakai

We are pleased to introduce a new feature in Sakai this semester–peer review! Peer review enables students to review and critique each others’ writing through the Assignments tool. Here are ways peer review can help students improve their writing skills, … Continue reading

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Virtual Office Hours

Stuck inside on a snow day but have urgent meetings with students or co-workers? Stay inside where it’s warm and hold virtual office hours online! Instructors can create a virtual sign-up sheet for students to view available hours and register … Continue reading

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Semester Tips and Campus Resources

We hope your Spring Semester is off to a great start! Instructors are settling into their classes and students are finalizing their schedules. Now is the perfect time to look into campus resources that are available to assist you in … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 Semester in Review

Congratulations on another successful semester at UNC! For the 13th consecutive time, Carolina was ranked #1 in academic value in American public higher education, according to Kiplinger magazine. What an achievement! At the heart of this University are the people, … Continue reading

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Making this Fall Semester a Success

Classes are now in full swing, and everything is starting to settle down across campus. Here are some reminders to help make this Fall semester an academic success! Instructors When setting up your course sites, keep simplicity in mind. If … Continue reading

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