All entries from March 2011

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Copy/Move Function

Relates to: In the News, Known Issues

Attention All Faculty: In Blackboard 7.3, you were able to copy indiviual items and folders from one course section to another. Unfortunately, in Blackboard 9.1. there is a known issue affecting copying content from section to section -- any attachments you copy will not be linked to the new section and students will not be [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 9:35 AM

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Thursday, March 17, 2011

Blackboard 9.1 Update - Delete Old Information Out Of Your Spring Quarter Course

Relates to: Tips and Tricks

Attention All Faculty: Are your Spring Quarter Courses Copied? Please check all your course content and delete last quarter's information. Please check that all your course content is OK by going to to review your Spring 2011 classes. You should also consider deleting any old announcements and Discussion Board [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 4:46 PM

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Snapshot Failed; Removed from Automation

Relates to: System Status

The Blackboard 9.1 Snapshot has failed again and we have removed it from the automated Blackboard pull until IT tells us that the FS3 server is stable. [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:04 PM

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Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Course Copying

Relates to: In the News

Attention All Faculty: As you know the college is moving to Blackboard 9.1 spring quarter.But, we are moving YOUR COURSES to Blackboard 9.1. today! This process takes much longer than the normal quarterly course copy process.We need your course copy requests by Friday, March 18 so we have [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 10:22 AM

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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Automated Snapshot Resumed

Relates to: System Status

IT has resolved the Blackboard 9.1 snapshot issues. Automation of the snapshot pull has been resumed and is set for 7:30 AM. [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 12:00 AM

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Thursday, March 3, 2011

Blackboard 9.1 Update - Transition to Blackboard 9.1 Grade Center training is now online and web page for Students

Relates to: In the News, Pilot

You've asked. We've heard! Transition to Blackboard 9.1 Grade Center training is now online. There are many new Grade Center features. Below are just a few of them: You can now email students directly from Grade Center Enter grades directly into the grade table Freeze columns (like Student Names) so they [More...]

Posted by Heather Crites at 1:57 PM

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