(Nov. 22, 2010)--UTSA faculty and staff members are invited to workshops presented by Apple representatives to learn how iPads, Macs and the latest Apple software can support the higher education environment.
The Apple in Higher Education Workshop will be:
There will be refreshments, and the presentations will be the same at both workshop.
"Apple's revolutionary and easy-to-use technology can have a dramatic impact on how you do your work, whether you are in a boardroom, science lab or artist's studio," said John Starcke, account executive for Apple Higher Education.
Starcke will be joined by Dreux Ste. Marie, a senior systems engineer with Apple Higher Education. They will demonstrate the new Macbook Air, the iPad and iLife' 11 software and explain useful applications for the higher education setting.
Sample products will be on display courtesy of the Campus Technology Store, UTSA's authorized Apple campus store. Workshop participants can experience and interact with the products at any time during the workshop.
To reserve a seat at a workshop or for more information, e-mail UCinfo@utsa.edu or call 210-458-5099.
UTSA prides itself on giving students a well-rounded education. Combining a top-tier academic program with opportunities for personal growth prepares students to compete in a global economy. And that's not all. They learn to be informed and engaged citizens as well. At the heart of that academic program is an award-winning core curriculum.
For four consecutive years, UTSA has received an A-rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for the caliber of its core curriculum. According to ACTA, UTSA requires its students to take six of the seven courses deemed "crucial" to a well-rounded education: composition, literature, U.S. government or history, economics, mathematics and science. Only a handful of other institutions in the U.S. are giving students these tools, which are needed to succeed in careers and the community.
Did you know? UTSA is one of only three Texas institutions and 23 in the United States to receive the highest rating for its core curriculum in the 2014-2015 edition of the ACTA's "What Will They Learn?" report.
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