In order for you to maintain web site content for an UMSL site you will need to attend a Cascade content management system (CMS) training session.

Version 8 Upgrade Highlights

Upgrade Session
Cascade Workshops (Training)
Cascade Working Sessions (open help session)
Calendar Event Training


Cascade V8 Upgrade Review Sessions – Intended for current site managers who want a quick overview of the changes in version 8.
Workshops. Please register.
  1. Wednesday, October 18th 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
  2. Wednesday, October 18th 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  3. Thursday, October 19th 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
  4. Thursday, October 19th 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  5. Tuesday, October 24th 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
  6. Tuesday, October 24th 3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
  7. Wednesday, October 25th 8:30 a.m. 9:15 a.m.
  8. Wednesday, October 25th 9:30 a.m. 10:15 a.m.
  9. Friday, October 27th 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
  10. Tuesday, November 7th 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
  11. Tuesday, November 7th2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
  12. Wednesday, November 8th 1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Cascade Site Manager Workshops
If you haven’t attended a training session or would like a refresher on using Cascade features, please attend a Cascade workshop.  Please register online or contact Mary Brown, X6016, 3 days prior to a workshop to register.  All of the workshops are held in room 65 J.C. Penney

  1. Wednesday, November 8th 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  2. Wednesday, December 6th 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Working Sessions (open labs)
These are not training workshops.  If you have already attended a training workshop and have questions about using Cascade to maintain your website, or to enter a calendar event, we invite you to come to an open working session and get your questions answered while you work on your website.  You can come and go anytime during a session.  Registration is not necessary. All of the working sessions are held in room 65 J.C. Penney.

  1. Friday, November 3rd 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  2. Friday, November 3rd 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  3. Thursday, November 9th 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  4. Thursday, November 9th 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  5. Wednesday, November 15th 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  6. Thursday, November 16th 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  7. Friday, November 17th 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  8. Thursday, November 30th 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  9. Monday, December 11th 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Posting Calendar Events
Training is required for gaining access to Cascade.  If you have already attended a Cascade workshop, then you will automatically have access to the Calendar site in Cascade.  If you need to enter events for the campus calendar, and you are not a site manager in Cascade, then please contact Mary Brown, for training.

For information on site or page specific forms, please see the policy for UMSL Sponsored Forms for Web and Electronic Communications.

Adding Calendar Event (V8)
Content Manager Guide (V8 - current version)
Content Manager Guide (V7 - old version)
Creating Slideshow (V7)