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Conference Room Reservation

There are 9 meeting rooms of varying sizes available at Zook.  Some are appropriate for committee meetings, and the smaller rooms are good for private meetings with students. 

Small meeting rooms - Up to 4 people, whiteboard only, no technology provided

  • Room 306
  • Room 310
  • Room 408
  • Room 412

Conference rooms - Could be used for a small seminar-style class for evening classes

  • Room 207 - 8 people, whiteboard, projector upon request
  • Room 226 - 10 people, Smartboard, projector
  • Room 321 - 10 people, Smartboard, projector
  • Room 424 - 10 people, Smartboard, projector
  • Room 434 - 12 people, Smartboard, projector (permission required)

View the schedule and reserve a room using these instructions.  These are the same instructions used previously for booking a conference room in Zook. 

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    WebEx training available

    Dr. Jeremy Brueck will offer WebEx training on Tuesday, Oct. 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Leigh Hall 214. You can register online.

    This hands-on training session will cover how to use Cisco WebEx Training Center. This session will be mainly focused on how faculty can utilize the tool for teaching synchronously. By the end of this training, participants will learn how to do the following:

    • Sign in to the University of Akron’s WebEx site.
    • Identify the difference between each of the centers/resources available to them.
    • Create and schedule a Training Center session.
    • Moderate a live session using the tools within Training Center.
    • Utilize each of the main panels available within a session.
    • Share a variety of media and applications.
    • Manage recorded sessions.
    • Troubleshoot common audio and video issues experienced by participants.

Please be sure to bring a laptop to this hands-on training session so that you can participate.

    Tk20 Support

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    Over the summer, Tk20 underwent a system upgrade.  Its appearance and navigation are more streamlined and user friendly, and all of the features you are accustomed to are still available.

    New FAQs and helpful guides are currently being created by your Unit Administrator (Roberta Reese). A few of them are below.  In the meantime, if you have questions regarding Tk20, please contact us at (330) 972-5316, or by using the Online Help Form.

    Walk-in help

    Available in Zook 238

    Summer hours:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Fall/Spring hours:  Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


    There are helpful FAQs on our website and tools on Tk20's Help Desk