Week of May 13, 2024

Open Lab

Join us at any time during Open Lab hours.

Date: May 17, 2024
Time: 9:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.
Location: Virtual | Zoom (Zoom meeting link)

Bring your questions, problems, glitches, show & tell (share what you’ve been working on), or just listen in.
All are welcome to attend.

Open Labs for May 2024

  • May 17
  • May 31

No Open Lan on May 24. Enjoy the three-day weekend.

Digital Accessibility is Everyone’s Responsibility

All WSU employees who create and publish digital content (such as email, documents, multimedia, and websites) are responsible for making sure their digital content is accessible and provides an inclusive experience.

The Digital Accessibility assessment is required for WSU employees who create and publish digital content. This assessment must be completed yearly per university policy.


Training

WSU Global Accessibility Awareness Day

May 16, 2024

We are offering presentations on alternative text for images, accessible social media, web accessibility checkers, ADA Regulations, policies, and digital accessibility.

Moving Your Website into the Web Design System (WDS)

We are offering a series of presentations covering the Web Design System, Blocks, Accessibility, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

Each day consists of four trainings. Each training will be a 30-minute presentation and 30-minute questions and answers. 

These 1-hour trainings will help you update your website from the Spine theme to WDS. These trainings will be recorded and posted on our website afterward.

Training Dates

  • July TBD

Open Lab Notes

  • May 17, 2024 Open Lab Notes Updates, tutorials, and resources from May 17, 2024 Open Lab, including all the things.
  • May 10, 2024 Open Lab Notes Updates, tutorials, and resources from May 10, 2024 Open Lab, including F-shaped pattern and reading, Text/typographical layout, line length.

Posts

  • Migration to AWS Server The progress of moving our WordPress networks to the AWS server from spring 2024 until early summer 2024.
  • Moving Your Website into the Web Design System (WDS) We offering a series of presentations covering the Web Design System, Blocks, Accessibility, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). These 1-hour trainings will help you update your website from the Spine theme to WDS. These trainings will be recorded and posted on our website afterward.
  • Transactional Forms FormTool is no longer available for transactional forms. Set up a TouchNet Marketplace UStore with the Modernization Team.