Information for New Faculty and Staff

January 25, 2018

To new faculty and staff, welcome to SUNY Oswego! We know there are a lot of things you need to prepare for your first days working at SUNY Oswego.

Electronic Document Accessibility Regarding Microsoft Powerpoint

January 23, 2018

As another article in our series about creating accessible documents, we are going to focus on how to properly structure your Powerpoint presentations.

Use Slide Layouts

When creating slides and the structure of your presentation, be sure to use layouts included in the program. This will create foundation in the document that makes sure proper order, headings and lists are used.

Express Ideas Visually with Microsoft Visio

January 17, 2018

Microsoft Visio logoHave you ever seen organization charts, process flow charts, or floor plans and wondered how they are created?

Extended Hours for the CTS Help Desk

January 16, 2018

Since the semester is fast approaching, the Help Desk will be holding extended hours for the following days:

Saturday, 1/20: 12 pm – 4 pm
Sunday, 1/21: 12 pm – 7 pm

As of Monday, 1/22, the Help Desk will return to our normal semester hours of:

Monday - Thursday: 8 am – 7 pm
Friday: 8 am – 4:30 pm

Electronic Document Accessibility Concerning Microsoft Word

January 11, 2018

Many people think of web pages when you talk about accessibility. But it’s not only the text, images and design of a web page that need to be addressed. Many forget about the abundance of electronic documents we have posted on the web and how those two can prove to be stumbling blocks as well for people using screen readers.

Here are some steps to make Word documents more accessible.

Remaining Technical Workshops Offered During Winter BreakOut

January 11, 2018

Every January, the CELT office puts together a schedule of great, varied workshops for the campus community to attend.  CTS contributes to Winter BreakOut with some of our own technical workshops.  Below is a schedule of the remaining ones being taught by CTS staff.

How to Setup Panopto in Blackboard

January 11, 2018

With the spring semester about to begin and faculty are working on putting together their courses, we thought it'd be a great time to remind you about our lecture recording service, Panopto, and how easy it is to implement into your course.

Beginners Guide to Web Accessibility

January 10, 2018

Many people have now come to realize how important it is to make all our web and digital resources accessible in order for all people to have equal access to all our content, not only because it’s the right thing to do, but also because it is against federal regulations. So if you are an editor on the Oswego web site, or handle a presence on social media, what can you do to make your content accessible?