Faculty Resource Center

SMWC offers a wide range of faculty support services for all faculty and adjuncts through the Faculty Resource Center, located in Rooney Library, 3rd Floor (previously the AV Room).  Appointments and walk-ins are welcome!

Quality Review Information:

The Course Development form and Quality Review form can be found on the Faculty Resource Center site in D2L (on your student tab).  All faculty members should be enrolled in this course as a student.  The forms can also be obtained by emailing the FRC at shendrix@smwc.edu.


Upcoming Events:


Thursday, March 20th - HH 032 (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Using Restrictions and Editing Widgets in D2L 10.3 - this session will cover the mechanics of using the restrictions feature in 10.3.  This feature can be useful in creating a personalized learning journey for your students, and for helping students to continue steady progress through a course.  This session will also cover creating and editing widgets in version 10.3.

Monday, April 7th - HH 032 (4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Additional Tools Available in D2L 10.3 - this session will include an overview and demo of the following tools:  Links, FAQ, Glossary, Notifications, and Intelligent Agents.  Learn how to use these tools to build a better course for your students. 

Open Work Sessions (these sessions are available for faculty to come in and get assistance in building/editing their courses or simply to ask questions about the conversion process or D2L in general).

Monday, March 10th - HH 017 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Tuesday, March 11th - HH 017 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Friday, March 21st - HH 032 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Thursday, March 27th - HH 017 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Friday, April 4th - HH 032 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Thursday, April 10th - HH 017 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Friday, April 25th - HH 017 (3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)

Fusion Conference:

Desire2Learn Fusion 2014 Conference will be held July14th - July 16th in Nashville, TN.  We have a group of 5 faculty and staff attending from SMWC. 

Hours of Operation:

      8 AM - 5 PM

Staffed Hours:

Monday 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Please note that staffed hours may vary during workshop times.

Contact Information

S_Hendrix_Nominee_Photo_Revised.jpg    Stacey Hendrix

    Faculty Resource Center


    Library, Room 311