in·spi·ra·tion Noun /ˌinspəˈrāSHən/ 1. The process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, esp. to do something creative: “flashes of inspiration“. 2. The quality of having been so stimulated, esp. when evident something: “a moment of inspiration in an otherwise dull display” 3. A sudden brilliant, creative, or timely idea my sweet girls… Continue Reading
If you haven’t noticed, we are currently in process of revamping/reviving our department blog. I’d like to suggest we change the tagline of it, and we’d like some audience participation. For those currently unaware of what a tagline is, it’s the line directly below the title of our blog. Currently it says, “Maryville University’s Interactive… Continue Reading
Wow, our homepage sure has changed a lot over the years! The designs below are screenshots from the years 2000, 2001, 2003, 2006 and 2010. Can you guess which design goes with which year? Homepage A Homepage B Homepage C Homepage D Homepage E ANSWER: A: 2000, B:2003, C:2010, D:2001, E:2006
As of June 1, 2011 Web Services is now known as the Interactive Media Team. It was decided that name better reflected what we do for the campus. Along with the name change, we are hoping to start blogging more on current topics in our area.
The web services gang is in Cincinnati this week at High Ed Web conference #heweb10. Right now we are attending a session on the voice of universities in social media. What do you think? What should the Maryville voice sound like? Serious? Funny? Wise?
I am so proud of our campus community and the way they have embraced our new blogging platform. Students, staff, faculty, groups and organizations have all developed blogs since we launch last year. But now that we have reached the point where the new car smell is beginning to fade, I ask you, are you… Continue Reading
A blog is a website where entries are made in journal style and displayed in a reverse chronological order. Blogs often provide commentary or news on a particular subject, such as food, politics, or local news; some function as more personal online diaries. A typical blog combines text, images, and links to other blogs, web… Continue Reading
The blog site’s home page has been updated to show the different blogs in tabs of who the people are. Also, when clicking on one of the tabs, it switches the Recent Posts block in the right column to reflect the recent posts by that group.
Web Services is releasing yet another theme to be used on the blog site. The name of this one is Maryville Two (I never claimed to be good at naming). Enjoy!