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  • New special topics course for the fall by Apostolos K. ("AK") May 26, 2012
    The department has a new special topics course this fall! The course is called "Designing Blended Learning Environments." If you are interested in blended learning, look for it soon in WISER.Below is some info on the course:Course Description:With...
  • Summer 2012 and Fall 2012 courses by Apostolos K. ("AK") Apr 30, 2012
    Hi everyone,Here is the listing for Summer and Fall 2012 course offerings:Summer 2012:INSDSG 601 - Poklop (OL)INSDSG 602 - Erdman (f2f)INSDSG 604 - Braun (f2f)INSDSG 603 - McAuliffe (OL)INSDSG 610 - Keefe (f2f)INSDSG 612 - Powers (f2f)INSDSG 618 -...
  • Register for Spring without a late fee! by Apostolos K. ("AK") Nov 14, 2011
    Hello GIDA members who are still students.The following came my way by email regarding registration for spring semester and late fees and I thought it would be useful to share:December 31, 2011, is the last day you can register for Spring 2012 wit...
  • Course info for Research Methods for Instructional Designers by Apostolos K. ("AK") Nov 7, 2011
    'Tis the season to be thinking about which courses you will be registering for spring courses; unless you're graduating this December, in which case let me be the first to congratulate you! :-)  The spring course list is now out, check it out...
  • Open call for a social gathering! by GIDA Community Manager Jun 14, 2011
    It's been a while since we all met to meet fellow instructional designers, socialize and talk shop!  Last time the location was American Craft in Brookline, MA  and even though there were only a few of us we had a ton of fun!  Our s...
  • CIT & EdTech conference presentation recordings now available! by GIDA Community Manager Jun 12, 2011
    So the weather wasn't cooperating with us in January and the CIT conference had to be postponed until May; on the bright side though two dynamic UMass Boston entitities (the CIT and the IT group) came together to host a join conference!  The ...
  • Publish your capstone on ScholarWorks! by GIDA Community Manager Jun 10, 2011
    A few years back we at GIDA started a capstone repository on Scribd. The idea was that students that are graduating, and alumni, could submit PDF versions of their capstones so that they could be made public in our repository.  This would hel...
  • Register for Fall courses, avoid late fees! by GIDA Community Manager Jun 6, 2011
    OK, so the summer just started, and you may or may not be taking summer courses, but it's never too late to think about the Fall semester. You should register early so that you are guaranteed to get into the course you want and avoid late fees. &n...
  • Congrats to the Grads! by GIDA Community Manager Jun 3, 2011
    GIDA would like to offer their heartfelt congratulations to all the Instructional Design graduates that are graduating today! This year is a record year for the Instructional Design program because the program is graduating over 50 students!Wheth...
  • UMassID.com member profile by GIDA Community Manager Jun 2, 2011
    OK, OK...I agree,  it's been a while since we last posted something on the blog, a whole semester in fact!Let's blame it on the busy lives of graduate students!  In any case, we are back, and energized after the semester's and we've got ...