O-Space Feature: Course e-Portfolios

In Summer and Fall 2011, lots of new features and tweaks were added to O-Space. This it the first post in a series introducing some of the changes. Let's start with the best new feature - course e-portfolios. You can now share e-portfolios with [more]

Students: How to Find Your Otis Email Address

Attention students! Since you log into Webmail using your Xnumber, you may not know your actual Otis email address. You need this email address for signing up for an Otis Blogosphere account as well as other services. Basic Syntax In general, your [more]

FF Plugin: Screen Capture Elite

Whenever I have to get screenshots of a web pageĀ  (for a presentation, a blog post, error messages), I use a Mac. I love the Grab software, especially the hot keys. With the Screen Capture Elite plug-in for Firefox, though, I can do most of it on my [more]

Otis Email Password Manager

Has this ever happened to you? You are at home and need to check your Otis Webmail, but you cannot remember that darn password. Good news - you no longer need to schlep to campus and find the right person to change it. Instead use the new Password [more]

Sofware Training Through Lynda.com Now Unlimited

Just in case you didn't read the Otis Community Email: Lynda.com is now available to everyone at Otis anytime and anywhere! We have purchased an unlimited site license! There is also a Lynda.com iPhone app. Open the app and go to its log in [more]

Cleanfrog Theme

Trying out yet another new theme, Cleanfrog. It is minimalist theme with a white background and no banner image. Menu items are separated by slashes. Instead of being able to upload a custom header image, it allows for custom backgrounds - a solid [more]