Distance Learning

Best Practices and Resources for Bauer Students and Faculty

Need Help?

Course development is an ongoing effort. Please contact us if you would like to discuss any of the following:

  • Developing your syllabus, course introduction, course orientation materials
  • Designing student engagement activities
  • Support with lecture delivery (scripting, recording, editing)
  • Exam development and proctored exams
  • Assigning student workers to assist you with Zoom, Teams, Respondus, and other technology deployments

Fill out the new Office of Digital Learning service form

Service Form


Topic Group Information/Contact
Course or exam design, instructional activities, lecture recordings, or web conferencing tips, Blackboard, Respondus. Office of Digital Learning bit.ly/BauerFacultyResources
Dr. Emese Felvegi or
David Del Pino Kloques
Monday through Friday
8:30AM to 5:30PM.

Computer hardware, software, dept. shared drives, or Bauer email-related issues.

Bauer Division of Technology

Bauer IT Help Desk website
or full site
Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 5:30PM.

Office 365, Teams, Microsoft Stream, Skype, UH Central and CougarNet email accounts, POI, Blackboard Course Requests, Zoom admin issues.

University Information Technology

support@uh.edu, office365@uh.edu, Online Ticket System, 713-743-1411

HyFlex Classroom setup
and technology

UH multimedia IT team

HyFlex site site, 713-743-1155 or mdist@uh.edu

Guides and Guidelines on Community of Practice Teams Workspace

Join our Bauer Community of Practice on MS Teams for tips on using Blackboard, Zoom, Teams, Respondus and other tools. Login to your Office 365 with your CougarNet email and join the conversation!


Schedule Exams and Assignments for Weekdays and Non-peak Internet Hours

Best practices and students guide available on the MS Teams space. Schedule exams during non-peak internet hours. Faculty support is available Monday through Friday 8:30AM to 5:30PM via ODL. Student support is available Monday through Friday 8AM to 8PM via UH IT via chat, text, or call.


Deploy Exams & Assignments, Use Respondus, Request Trainings For TA/IAs

Reach out to the Office of Digital Learning for support with exam planning, building, and deployment as early as possible. ODL can train your TAs to increase efficiency and overall capacity. Plan your exams and seek help at least 10 work days prior to your scheduled exam or assignment date.