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  1. Accessibility Resources 

    Accessibility and Navigation in Brightspace  Brightspace Accessibility Checker   Section 508 Compliance   Accessibility tools in Zoom: Here is the Recording  Zoom Accessibility   

  2. Donnelly Library 

    Donnelly Library Information Desk will remain available to provide support for students, faculty, and staff while working from home. Library staff will be available by phone and email. There will be an online library information desk available. In-person support will not be available.  Donnelly Library does not expect a reduction in essential library services, with…

  3. ITS Help Desk   

    ITS Help Desk will remain available to provide support for students, faculty, and staff, while working from home. Support staff will be available by phone and email. In-person support will not be available.  ITS does not expect a reduction in services, except for in-person support. Staff will be able to assist with the following services: …

  4. Online and Extended Learning  

    Instructional Design Assistance – Consult with faculty Patricia Miera Instructional Designer prmiera@cnm.edu Quality Matters About Quality Matters  Quality Matters Higher Education Rubric 6th. Ed QM Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist    Personalizing Online Learning   Ten Best Practices for Teaching Online  Best Practices in Teaching and Learning   Moving Online Now: How to keep teaching during the Coronavirus; The…

  5. Center for Teaching Excellence  

    Support Services: cte.nmhu.edu/about Development Days Contact: Email: cte@nmhu.edu  Phone: 505-454-3070

  6. Zoom Resources

    ZOOM is the web teleconferencing tool used to hold classes simultaneously on the main campus and off-campus statewide centers.  Using Zoom?  If your class includes an Online component, you will need a Zoom link for your students to be able to access the Zoom session. How to add a Zoom link to your Brightspace class…

  7. Brightspace Resources

    Brightspace is NMHU’s learning management system. It provides online access to courses and to course materials. Brightspace is used in conjunction with online, hybrid, and traditional classes. It also provides access to online sessions that use ZOOM and chat.  Brightspace Faculty Orientation– All faculty member is automatically enrolled in Brightspace Faculty Orientation. This course is…

  8. Ongoing Support/Contact Information

    New Mexico Highlands University Veronica Black: veronica@nmhu.edu (Program Coordinator for Center for Teaching Excellence for Drop-in Hours) Patricia Miera: prmiera@nmhu.edu (Instructional Design for Drop-in Hours) Dr. Patrick Wilson: patrickwilson@nmhu.edu (Director of Online and Extended Learning) Aspect Consulting: DL_NMHU_ID@aspectconsulting.com  (additional instructional design support)  ITS Service Desk: Email: ITSHelpDesk@nmhu.edu Phone: 505-426-2215 Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday…

  9. Recordings

    Library Online Resources: Here is the Recording Accessibility tools in Zoom: Here is the Recording Ultimate Zoom Training: Here is the Recording Ultimate Zoombombing Training: Here is the Recording Microsoft Teams training for faculty: Here is the Recording Highlands Undergraduate Enrichment (HUE) and ARMAS hosted a Microsoft Teams training for students. Here is the recording:…

  10. ITS Help Desk

    ITS Help Desk will remain available to provide support for students, faculty, and staff, while working from home. Support staff will be available by phone and email. In-person support will not be available. ITS does not expect a reduction in services, with the exception of in-person support. Staff will be able to assist with the…

  11. Donnelly Library

    Donnelly Library Information Desk will remain available to provide support for students, faculty, and staff while working from home. Library staff will be available by phone and email. There will be an online library information desk available. In-person support will not be available. Donnelly Library does not expect a reduction in essential library services, with…

  12. Zoom

    Access Zoom by logging through Brightspace Access Zoom by logging through Brightspace: https://www.nmhu.edu/e-courses-brightspace/ Select Course Select Content Select Zoom link Zoom will download a file Open file Zoom window will pop up requesting access to your computer’s mic and camera Session will start For mobile device check out the Zoom Mobile App.

  13. Brightspace

    Log in to Brightspace Log in to Brightspace: https://www.nmhu.edu/e-courses-brightspace/ Find your course by navigating to My Courses All students are automatically enrolled into a Brightspace Tutorial Course when they login to Brightspace My Course. More information for students can be found here: https://www.nmhu.edu/onlineorientation/ Select the Course You should see any Announcement to the entire class…

  14. Quality Matters & Accessibility Support

    Quality Matters (QM) Emergency Remote Instruction Checklist   The QM ERI Checklist is organized into three columns to first provide instructors with recommended actions: Link to Document Students with Disability for Online Course Here is link to Brightspace accessibility page. LINK There is also a blog on Brightspace for faculty: LINK Adding captions to Zoom: LINK

  15. Getting started with Brightspace & Zoom

    Brightspace and Zoom Moving Online Now: How to keep teaching during the Coronavirus; The Chronicle of Higher Education Continuing Education training on Telehealth through the APA. All faculty member is automatically enrolled in Brightspace Faculty Orientation. This course is designed to give you access to Brightspace and Zoom tutorials. Additional Subscription Training Registration how to…

  16. Instructional Design Help

    Highlands has engaged Aspect Consulting to provide instructional design support during our transition to alternative delivery modes.  To request assistance please email: DL_NHMU_ID@aspect-consulting.com

  17. President Minner’s Priorities and Announcements

    The safety of our students, faculty, staff and campus visitors; The continuation of our core mission: teaching our students; Strive towards the least impact for our students and employees, including regular, on-time payroll. President’s Cowboy Coffee & Conversation July 2, 2020 11 a.m. Zoom Meeting Recording: https://nmhu.zoom.us/rec/share/7sBTLODxymlIcKPmwlP1doEGPdj8aaa8hnJP86IKyxxUX7jKhjk5TvFjzzktc9pX President’s Cowboy Coffee & Conversation June 24, 2020…

  18. What do I need to know about coronavirus?

    Updated New Mexico Department of Health reports Official Coronavirus updates and information from the CDC

  19. What’s cancelled/postponed?

    • All events scheduled for the remainder of the spring are cancelled. • This year’s commencement ceremony is postponed and will be rescheduled for a future date. • The Higher Learning Commission’s focused visit, originally scheduled for March 30-31 has been postponed and will be rescheduled for the fall.

  20. How do I access counseling and health services?

    Highlands employees have access to an Employee Assistance Program through the Solutions Group. Counselors are available. Employees, family members, and eligible dependents can contact (855) 231-7737 to schedule an appointment. The NMHU Student Clinic is available to provide counseling services to students. Students should contact the clinic at 505-454-3218 to schedule an appointment.