2018 Faculty Technology Receptions

Please join your fellow professors, lecturers, instructors, researchers, and technology partners as we kick off the academic year at our annual wine and cheese technology receptions.
Wednesday, October 10th & Thursday, October 11th, 2:30 p.m. — 4:30 p.m.,
Regenstein Library 122

The Faculty Technology Receptions are an annual event hosted by technology organizations from all corners of the University of Chicago. These events provide our faculty, instructors, and researchers the chance to engage with their technology partners to discover how campus IT resources can enhance their goals for teaching and research.


Faculty Technology Services Guide

Here is a list of all of the services discussed at the Umbrella Faculty Technology Receptions for your reference. If you are looking for something you don’t see on this list, please contact us: umbrella@uchicago.edu.

Collaboration and Outreach

Radio and live TV interviews

Webcasting of events

Website and application development

Google Drive

About Us

What is the Umbrella Initiative? 
In 2004, a number of campus technology organizations gathered to create events to introduce faculty to the technology services available on campus. The Umbrella Initiative includes a number of local support organizations, including the BSD Academic and Administrative Applications Group, the Center for Research Informatics, Chicago Booth Information Technology, College Information Technology, the Computation Institute, the Divinity School Technology Coordinator, Humanities Computing Services, IT Services, Logan Media Center, the Office of the University Registrar, Physical Sciences Computing, Research Computing Center, Social Sciences Computing Services, SSA Information Technology, the University of Chicago Library, and the Visual Resources Center.


Faculty Technology Receptions Co-Chairs
Valerie Archambeau, IT Services; Jason Edelstein, IT Services; Cheryl Walker, IT Services; Astrid Fingerhut, IT Services.

For more information, please contact us at: umbrella@uchicago.edu.

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