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Open Advising: Shifting courses to online format

For Faculty and Program Managers

March 20, from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm CT

Universities across the country are moving to online-only course formats to defend against the spread of COVID-19. EPIC-N is opening up its technical assistance resource to any program managers or faculty looking for support in the redesign of their course work for the COVID-19 reality.

EPIC-N staff will bring knowledge and resources to assist with the following items:

  • Hands on practice and tips-and-tricks for community building and engaged learning while using online education, conference call, learning management, and other software programs.
  • Descriptions of past EPIC courses administered online to offer as examples.
  • Years of research in community service learning and innovative sustainability higher education course structure.

To join, use the Zoom call information below during the times listed above. EPIC-N staff will be in the Zoom room once you arrive. Staff will listen to your situation, ascertain what type of support you’d like, and then provide support where possible. Staff will provide assistance on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Those looking to join can call-in for any amount of time desirable, 5-min to 60-min, EPIC-N staff is willing to provide support as desired.

EPIC Program Managers are encouraged to invite faculty who have expressed interest in this type of support.

Zoom Call Information

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More about the EPIC-N 1-on-1 Technical Assistance

Usually only paying EPIC-N Member Programs paying for membership are able to receive this level of technical assistance. Due to the enormity of this situation and the level of support needed to support all universities as they face the brunt of the impacts of COVID-19 EPIC-N is opening up this resources to anyone who wants it.

Future open advising times will be announced on the EPIC-N events page. To gain access to all of the future open advising opportunities, join as an EPIC-N Member Program. Details about membership can be found here. Email questions to info@epicn.org.