The mission of the Instructional & Technology Services for the School of Nursing is to support faculty and staff to effectively integrate technology in their daily projects and courses.

We are committed to providing:

  • Technical (David) and instructional support (Joy) to faculty and staff
  • Canvas support – Classroom Training and One-on-One Training
  • WebEx support
  • Faculty and staff professional development opportunities **New for 2018 – 15 minute Lunch Technology Tip sessions will be offered***

Joy Pine-Thomas

Joy A. Pine-Thomas
SON Instructional Design Specialist
Phone: 336-334-5072
Email: japineth@uncg.edu

David Kinsey

David Kinsey
SON Tech Support
Phone: 336-324-3567
Email: d_kinsey@uncg.edu

School of Nursing Technology Services

The following technology services are offered to the School of Nursing faculty & staff:

  • Consult with personnel, configure, support, and maintain hardware utilized by the faculty and staff of the UNCG School of Nursing
  • Consult with personnel, install, configure, support, and maintain software utilized by the faculty and staff of the UNCG School of Nursing:
    • This includes but is not limited to desktop computers, laptops, scanners, printers, multi-function machines, UNCG Council approved software, individual and volume software licenses, Laerdal simulation equipment and software
  • Provide the necessary audio and video support to faculty, guest speakers, and staff for meetings and events held within the Moore Nursing building as well as School of Nursing events and meeting held elsewhere on and off campus
  • Provide technical support for classrooms within the Moore Nursing building, as well as the occasional classroom in other buildings on campus.  This includes training on hardware, updating hardware and software, installing additional software and hardware, troubleshooting problems, maintaining a position as liaison with the main UNCG Campus Classroom Support Department within ITS.
  • Provide secondary support to the lead Simulation/Experiential Learning Technician of the School of Nursing Simulation Labs:
    • This includes but is not limited to office spaces, meeting rooms, classrooms, and open spaces in the Moore, Petty, Nursing Annex, McIver, and Spring Garden Extension buildings

School of Nursing Instructional Services

Training & Support Services

Explore the training workshops and one-on-one sessions available to you.


Canvas training and support is provided by Joy Pine-Thomas throughout the year as needed. Please call or email for an appointment.

  • Group or one-on-one training is available for the following Canvas applications:
    • Canvas Gradebook and Speedgrader
    • Canvas TurnItIn
    • Canvas 101 Basics
    • Canvas course design
    • Canvas Multimedia

WebEx training and support is provided by Matt Libera. Please call or email for an appointment.

Matthew S. Libera
Application Administration, LMS Team
Information Technology Services, UNCG

Instructional Technology Tools

Some of these tools may have a cost associated with them. These are tools available to you and may or may not be compatible with Canvas. Please try them at your convenience. If you need assistance with any of these tools, please contact the Instructional Design Specialist or 6-Tech.


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SON  Poster/PowerPoint Templates (These templates can be modified by request).

Please click “File” / “Download as”/ “Microsoft PowerPoint (pptx) / Click Save File/ Click OK to save the file on your computer.

Please contact Joy Pine-Thomas by email @ japineth@uncg.edu)

SON PP Gradient Presentation

SON PP B_W Presentation

SON BW Poster Template

SON BG Poster Template

SON Gradient Poster Template


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