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  • Instructional Technology for the Month of September

    The Blackboard Grade Center
    Students love instructor feedback and want to know how they are performing in their courses. This is why Blackboard’s Grade Center   has been chosen as the Instructional Technology of...
    Posted: September 2, 2014 9:27 AM
  • DoIT's Technology Support Center Now Hiring

    Are you looking for a job this Fall? Come work for us!
    The DoIT Technology Support Center is looking to hire additional consultants to work during the Fall semester. Please see our job description below and visit our job posting on UMBCWorks...
    Posted: August 26, 2014 3:57 PM
  • Blackboard on Tour: October 20

    Free one-day event for faculty & students
    Due to unforeseen an unforeseen logistical issue, Blackboard has moved this event to October 20. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and look forward to seeing you in October....
    Posted: August 26, 2014 11:29 AM
  • ITNM launches the "Instructional Technology of the Month"

    Highlighting tools to enhance teaching & learning
    Beginning in September, Instructional Technology & New Media  is launching a series called "Instructional Technology of the Month".  This series will highlight an instructional technology...
    Posted: August 25, 2014 1:58 PM
  • New Instructional Technology Staff Start New Semester

    If you’re seeing some new faces in DoIT, chances are they work in instructional technology. In March, DoIT announced Sherri Braxton-Lieber as our new Director of Instructional Technology. In July,...
    Posted: August 25, 2014 1:14 PM
  • Welcome to Brad Boyle

    IT Focus Will be IMC and Scantron Test Scoring
    DoIT is pleased to announce that Brad Boyle has joined the Instructional Technology team to support the International Media Center (IMC) and Scantron test scoring. A recent graduate of Franklin...
    Posted: August 25, 2014 12:54 PM
  • IT Metrics Presented at 2014 Campus Retreat

    DoIT Poster Presentation Now Available Online
    As part of the Foundations Workgroup poster presentation during UMBC's 2014 Strategic Planning Retreat, DoIT presented key metrics describing campus technology.
    Posted: August 22, 2014 4:15 PM
  • Bb Courses Prior to 2009 to be Deleted August 23-24

    Courses older than Winter 2009 will be deleted from Blackboard during the weekend of August 23-24, 2014. This includes: Winter 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008...
    Posted: August 22, 2014 3:59 PM
  • FA2014 Bb Course Shells Created 7/12/14

    Bb course shells for FA2014 were created on July 12, 2014 on the Bb production server at http://blackboard.umbc.edu.  Enrollments for FA2014 courses will continue to be updated daily....
    Posted: August 21, 2014 2:15 PM
  • Known Issue: Course Lists Cannot Exceed 99 Courses

    Too Much of a Good Thing
    The maximum number of courses displayed within the “My Courses” module under myBlackboard or within the “Courses: Quick View” module under the Courses tab in Blackboard is 99. If you are enrolled...
    Posted: August 20, 2014 4:00 PM