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  • New Bb Annotate refreshes inline grading tool for SU2020

    Expanded functionality includes shapes, drawing, highlight
    UPDATE: Bb Annotate has been staged back for deployment — US East Cost is slated for June 3rd. Available for summer courses, Blackboard’s new inline grading tool, allows instructors, teaching...
    Posted: May 11, 2020 12:33 PM
  • Where's my Blackboard course? Tour the New Dashboard

    Review enhancements & features in the Ultra Experience
    If you’ve been away all summer, you might notice there’s something very different about Blackboard. UMBC’s learning management system was updated in late May to the Ultra Experience featuring a...
    Posted: August 22, 2018 8:07 AM
  • User Course List to be Updated in Blackboard in Early August

    Enhancements improve display & sorting of courses
    An upcoming enhancement to the Course list page will provide term-specific subsections and a new filter to help users quickly organize and locate courses. This update will be applied to UMBC’s...
    Posted: July 31, 2018 11:48 AM
  • Feedback Recording Tool Now Available in Blackboard

    Engage students with personalized audio or video feedback
    A new feedback tool in Blackboard allows faculty to embed short audio or video messages to students about their submissions through the grade center. Students can then watch or listen to...
    Posted: July 26, 2018 11:45 AM