We provide various services at the Center for Academic Innovation involving professional development, academic technology and Chemeketa Online.

eLearn/Blackboard Support

For technical support with our Learning Management System, eLearn (running Blackboard 9.1), we have dedicated technical support staff ready to help you.  Give us a call at 503.399.7399 (option 1) or stop by Building 9 Room 106 on the Salem Campus.  More info is available at

Drop-In Faculty Support

We provide drop-in support to faculty in all teaching modalities.  Stop by the Tech Hub lab on the Salem Campus in Building 9 Room 127, or make an appointment with one of our Tech Hub Faculty.

Instructional Design/Pedagogy

Our experienced faculty in the Tech Hub can help you with the methods and practice of teaching, learning activity creation, course reviews and much more.  Stop by the Tech Hub lab on the Salem Campus in Building 9 Room 127, or make an appointment with one of our Tech Hub Faculty.

Help with Accessibility

Adhering to accessibility guidelines and best practices while developing your course content will benefit all students including those with visual, hearing, mobility and learning disabilities.  Our Digital Accessibility Advocate Heather Mariger can help guide you through the ever-changing world of accessibility.

Media Production Support

Our Media Production Specialist Sage Freeman can help you with consultations on individual projects, recommendations on the use of media and tools, assistance with content acquisition, multimedia authoring, animation, graphics, video and audio production, integration with learning management systems and more.

Training and Events

We provide trainings and workshops on academic technology, pedagogy and other topics important to your teaching.  We also run various events throughout the academic year, including Faculty Orientations and Faculty Retreat.

Workshop Collaboration

Do you have an idea for a workshop?  We can help make your idea a reality.  We provide guidance on putting together successful workshops and can even provide some space for you to run your workshop.


Office Hours Support

Need help with remote teaching? Drop-in for support during online office hours.

Quarterly Events


Recent Posts

May 21st is Global Accessibility Awareness Day

As educators, we should be proud! In a world where people are both so polarized and united, higher education has long been the bellwether for social, political and philosophical change. Over the past few years, we have recognized the importance of diversity and fair...

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Inclusion and Accessibility webinar

Chemeketa administration has been working regularly with CFA leadership to answer general faculty questions regarding operational and instructional changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is a link to the live COVID-19 Faculty FAQs that will continue to be updated as additional questions are answered.

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Remote Learning – We can do this!

The past few weeks have been a whirlwind, and now it’s already time to settle in for the first week of spring term. We’ve all done our best to get courses ready for students in a massive time crunch, and from our perspective at the Tech Hub, we can say that Chemeketa...

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Podcast: Hub Talk

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Hub Talk is a Ed Tech podcast hosted by the Center for Academic Innovation at Chemeketa Community College. Conversations touch on accessibility, emerging technology, pedagogy, and other topics relevant to teaching and learning.

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