Academic Innovations & eLearning

UAA Academic Innovations & eLearning supports the UAA learning environment by fostering quality instructional practices, innovation and technologies. Consisting of instructional designers, developers, multimedia specialists and student support personnel, we support distance education and instructional technologies, and provide professional development opportunities for all of UAA and our rural campuses. 


December Focus on Cultural Considerations

AI&e & CAFE Potluck and Talking Circle on Culturally Relevant Teaching & Technology

We look forward to seeing you in Library Room 302 A on Dec 12, 12:45–2:30p. You’re welcome to bring a favorite food to share, although we will provide a main dish and homemade sides. Please RSVP to Melissa White, or 786-4597 by December 9.

December Featured Resources: Edutips on Cultural Consideration topics and the Student Affairs Blog "Conversation Cafe", with resources like "Pass the Seal Oil Please" video from Karla Booth of  UAA's Alaska Native & Rural Outreach Program. Also visit the UAA Campus Bookstore event Podcasts on iTunesU including Alaska Native Writers and Themes.


Spring Bootcamp, Workshops and Course Prep

Need one-on-one time with a designer to prep for Spring? Use our new appt. form.
Book time with a Designer for Spring Course Prep
. Available Dates: Dec 17–19, 2014 and Jan 5–16, 2015.

Register for Spring Bootcamp: Jan 7–9, 2015. Topics include: Blackboard, Blackboard Collaborate, Presentation Techniques, Screencasting & Google Apps...

Monthly eLearning Themes

We offer monthly topical themes in the field of eLearning, live face-to-face workshops, online and recorded webinars, online EduTip tutorials, and research articles will be featured each month. We look forward to hearing your ideas and sharing these topics with you. Join the UAA Commons Community to get connected.

  • January : Accessibility
  • February: Legal Learning
  • March: Web Literacy
  • April: ePortfolios

Miss a session you really needed? Watch our Recorded Webinars to catch up!

Quick Forms

Proctor Requests for Distance Students

Group Trainings for Instructors

Digital Media Requests for Instructors

Test Scanning (pdf) for Instructors


Key Services

Services are available to any and all of the campuses on the UAA system, which includes our rural campus locations, and can be provided via distance.

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Upcoming Workshops

UAA Academic Innovations & eLearning

UAA/APU Consortium Library, 215
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, Alaska 99508
(907) 786-4496