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  • HelioCampus Implementation Update: Keeping You Informed

    What everyone needs to know about HelioCampus
    In this first of a series of updates, we’ll give a description of what HelioCampus (Helio, for short) is and why we’re investing in it, provide an overview of UMBC’s goals for the project, and...
    Posted: January 26, 2021 2:10 PM
  • Educause Podcast: Ethical Issues Around Learning Analytics

    Doing the right thing with analytics
    In the inaugural episode of the Educause Exchange Podcast, Associate Provost and Deputy CIO Bob Carpenter contributes his views on how UMBC should use analytics and predictive models to support...
    Posted: October 26, 2020 2:19 PM
  • Some Qualtrics Reports to be Deprecated

    Classic reports will no longer be available after 10/31
    After October 31st, 2020, Qualtrics users will lose access to any reports which were created with Classic Reports, including scheduled emails and public reports. If you have not already done so,...
    Posted: October 9, 2020 2:42 PM
  • Blackboard Predict to be Sunset

    And rolling out a new model that helps students earlier!
    Blackboard Predict (BB Predict) is a subscription-based predictive model designed to identify students at risk of receiving a grade of D or F in a course.  UMBC has a long partnership with...
    Posted: August 24, 2020 1:59 PM
  • UMBC Online: By the Numbers

    DoIT's "bird's-eye view" of our now virtual campus
    We in DoIT know that numbers alone can’t capture the time and effort UMBC students, faculty and staff have put into coping with the disruption caused by the Coronavirus global pandemic. However,...
    Posted: April 2, 2020 5:29 PM