Need to Know, Week of October 12th. Notices and Updates for CAS.

Covid-19 Dashboards

Daily Health Check

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 on campus, the university has a virtual screening tool for all students, employees and visitors to campus. 

COVID-19 Information

Information for Faculty and Staff

Online Training and Support

  • Do you have TAs helping with your online class? 
    • Q and A workshop: Online Exams and Proctoring in UB Learns
    • Nov. 11 | 1 - 2:30 p.m.
    • Pre-register today
    • Note: This is the final workshop before going 100% remote after the Thanksgiving break.
  • Online Learning Drop-in session
    • Oct. 22 | 9 - 11 a.m.
    • Jay Stockslader, director of online learning, will be available to answer your questions. No pre-registration needed. Join here using your UB login.
  • New Zoom Updates
    • Questions will now indicate when another panelist is currently typing a response, ensuring you are not working on the same question.
    • Poll reports available during live session. The meeting or webinar host will now have the option to download the full poll results when the poll is ended.
  • Open Educational Resources (OER) Series
    • A series of workshops through UB on Introduction to OER; Understanding, and Integrating OER and Open Pedagogy
  • Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) resources available on the main page:
  • Additional Resources

Resources for Students

  • Blue Table: students experiencing food insecurity can get support.
  • Student Life Emergency Funds: Funds are available for students through the student life website. 
  • Health and Wellness: a variety of services are available to help students with their physical and mental health needs. Please refer students to counseling and health services.

UB Seen: College Edition

Explore photographs, slideshows and videos capturing activities the of the College. UB Seen: College Edition

The Screening Room in the Center for the Arts is a socially distant place to learn and work with the added signage to theater chairs indicating places to sit.

The Screening Room in the Center for the Arts is a socially distant place to learn and work with the added signage to theater chairs indicating places to sit.

All previous issues of "Need to Know" are available on the CAS COVID-19 website.