CAS Web Communicators Workshop
Wednesday, August 23
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
ALS 3005


PART ONE: Information for Unit Leaders and Site Coordinators (1 hour)

  • Introduction: the CAS Web Team's roadmap for the next year.

  • Quick review of new web features and how you can use them

    • Paragraphs layout offers photo-rich feature to your site

    • Using CAS social media (Twitter, Facebook).

    • Video signage - what to know

    • Content Planning workshop - to get everyone on board with how to create and maintain great content.

    • Lab sites are easy-to-do showcase for CAS faculty research and programs

    • Drupal drop-in training and help desk: who, when, where, and why

    • Using the new CAS Web Team Help ticketing system

    • EESC Photo Archive has high-quality images for your use

  • What do new OSU brand guidelines mean for departments, stations, & centers? Templates available for PPT and posters through URM.

  • Network solution for departmental Student Learning Outcomes

  • Heads-up on future changes: calendar

  • Other issues and questions.

PART TWO: Site Coordinators Workshop (1 hour)

  1. Tutorial on Managing your Group

  2. Tutorial on editing pages - publishing to domains.

  3. Tutorial on profile pages.

  4. Tools to update, maintain and improve your website usability & findability.


Useful Resources:

Paragraph Layout examples:

AgSci Social Media Accounts:

Please send us your stories, highlights, internships and more to: to be highlighted in our social media account

Lab Site Examples (Wordpress):

CAS Lab Websites for Faculty

Drupal open hours and training:

Time: Fridays, 2-4pm

Venue: Usually Autzen Classroom in the library, but the venue changes occasionally. On Fridays, check out for the latest updates.

Drupal Tutorials

OSU Brand Guidelines & Resources

For any web related issues and inquiries, please email the CAS Web Team at