November 7, 2018 | University Life

By Philip PecorinoEd Tech News and UFS logo

MS Office 365 for Education was made available to all of CUNY on August 1, 2018.  There are now half-day training sessions on Office 365 that CUNY Human Resources Professional Development and Learning Management Office put together.

MS Office 365 for Education offers new ways of communicating and working together. Work teams can share ideas and collaborate at any time without physically attending a meeting or emailing attachments back and forth. Editing takes place in the cloud with any appropriate technological device. This session will introduce the basics for working in SharePoint, OneDrive for Business, and Skype. It’s all about shared workspace!

Session Dates:
 Monday, November 12, 2018 Manhattan location
 Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Manhattan location
 Monday, December 10, 2018  Manhattan location
 Monday, December 17, 2018   Brooklyn location
 Wednesday, January 23, 2019 Queens location
 Thursday, January 24, 2019 Bronx location

Workshop Sessions:
AM Session —9:00 am-12:30 pm OR  PM Session —1:30-5:00 pm

To register for an Office 365 session, click the link below:
MS Office 365 Registration Form .  

Direct questions regarding the Microsoft Office 365 Registration Application to the OHRM Professional Development Office at 646-664-3420, or, via email at

Philip Pecorino is Professor of Philosophy at Queensborough Community College and serves on the UFS Executive Committee and is a UFS representative on CAT.  Ed Tech News is a UFS Blog series on educational technologies. Colleagues are invited to weigh in.  

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