Congratulations again to Al Gunther on the great recognition he received as the recipient of the 2017 Tyrus R. Wessel Award, recognizing his commitment to the University’s Cultural Values and his positive impact on the DU community. Photos from throughout the Davenfest celebration last Friday are now available on Davenport’s Flickr account. See if you can find yourself or someone you know!
Fall Session 1 book vouchers are now open through Sept. 22 at DUspirit.com! If you would like to place an order for course supplies, school uniforms or electronics, including computers and software, visit www.DUspirit.com.
During the scheduled maintenance window in August, Davenport will be updating the Blackboard servers. Consequently, Blackboard will be offline beginning at 6 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Aug. 22. Access will resume on Saturday, September 2.
Are you a faculty member interested in engaging students using technology in your Blackboard course? Are you an early adopter of technology? If you’ve answered yes to either question, you are invited to be a part of the Global Campus launch of Blackboard VoiceThread for Fall.
Searching through a sea of reports to find the precise information you need can be a daunting task. Having a visual dashboard with live measurable data can help a user complete that task more easily and quickly, making it an invaluable tool for organizations seeking to make data-driven decisions that lead to continuous improvement.
On Aug. 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., financial mini sessions will be offered in Sneden Room 306 at the W.A. Lettinga Campus.
Retired Coast Guard Chief Eric Killough ‘06 has had several lifetimes of achievements already and is now focused on a business platform he created to help young people in Slovenia reach their highest potential.
Congratulations to all who were recognized in July for their GREAT customer service!
Davenport University is launching a structured mentoring program in the 2017-18 school year called the Alumni Mentor Network. Students will be paired with alumni mentors based on similar interests, and then meet on a monthly basis throughout the school year.
The Project Management Office (PMO) rewarded Josh Isaak, Senior Internet Systems Architect, the PMO Team Member Award for his hard work on the DU Homepage Redesign Project!