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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ID & Privileges Office
IT Services TechBar
Divisional Technology Contact List
Computer and Hardware Purchasing
Humanities Computing Services
Social Sciences Computing Services
Social Service Administration
IT Services Support
Teaching with Special Collections
Academic Technology Solutions
Chicago Center for Teaching
Images for Teaching
Technology for Arts
Online Library Instruction
Course Research Guides
Digital Teaching Tools
Law School Classroom Scheduling
Library Course Reserves
UChicago Voices (blogging platform)
Copyright Information Center
Academic and Administrative Applications Group
AURA Grants administration
Center for Research Informatics
Electric Design Group
PSD Graphic Arts
Research Computing Center
Scan and deliver
University Research Support
Collaboration and Outreach
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, College IT; Jason Edelstein, IT Services; Cheryl Walker, IT Services; Astrid Fingerhut, IT Services.
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