Skip to Main Content

News

To receive email updates, follow the DoIT group in myUMBC.
Showing items tagged blackboard. Show All
  • Blackboard Upgrade Scheduled Dec. 26, 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM

    System-wide update planned
    Blackboard engineers will perform a system upgrade and maintenance on Monday morning, December 26, 2016, from 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM. Blackboard will be offline during this period. The downtime...
    Posted: December 2, 2016 9:49 AM
  • Beat the Next Snow Day with the Skill Builder Boot Camp

    Everything you need to know about Blackboard in 2 days!
    Concerned about Mother Nature's icy influence this winter? New to UMBC or teaching with Blackboard? Need to refresh your skills? Interested in an existing technology or resource? The Skill...
    Posted: December 1, 2016 1:05 PM
  • WT/SP2017 Courses Created in Blackboard on 11/29/2016

    Blackboard course shells for WT/SP2017 were created on November 29, 2016. Bb shells are available for all courses (designated as lecture, lab, field or discussion) listed in the UMBC Schedule of...
    Posted: December 1, 2016 12:55 PM
  • Blackboard Courses Scheduled for Retirement from Server

    AY12-13 & AY13-14 Courses to be Retired
    During the summer of 2016, Blackboard archived our complete site, which saved individually backed-up copies of every course and organization through SP2016. As previously announced, courses from...
    Posted: October 7, 2016 12:23 PM
  • Skill Builder workshops scheduled for FA2016

    Learn new skills or refresh your Blackboard knowledge
    Looking for workshops on how to use Blackboard and other instructional technologies at UMBC? Seeking to refresh your knowledge and skills? The Skill Builder series is here to help! Skill...
    Posted: August 26, 2016 8:17 AM
  • UMBC Blackboard Update: FA2016

    UMBC Blackboard Update is provided by the Division of Information Technology for students, faculty and staff. If you have questions or need help, please consult the Blackboard Help tab inside...
    Posted: August 25, 2016 12:55 PM
  • Feedback Requested for Proposed Skill Builder Boot Camp

    Two day comprehensive training for Blackboard & other tools
    Introduced in early 2016, Skill Builder workshops are designed for faculty who need to learn how to use core components of Blackboard & other supporting instructional technologies at UMBC....
    Posted: August 25, 2016 9:17 AM
  • Faculty Led IT Workshops Featured for Fall 2016

    Join us for faculty led workshops this fall!
    We are excited to announce that this fall's training schedule features four faculty led workshops!  Topics that will be covered include Blackboard, Blackboard Collaborate, Online and Hybrid...
    Posted: August 18, 2016 10:27 AM
  • Blackboard Downtime Scheduled Sun. Morning, Aug 21st, 1-5 AM

    Essential system updates & routine maintenance expected
    Blackboard engineers will perform essential system updates and routine maintenance on Sunday morning, August 21, 2016, from 1 AM - 5 AM. Blackboard will be offline during this period.  In...
    Posted: August 8, 2016 2:50 PM
  • FA2016 Courses Created in Blackboard on 7/27/2016

    Blackboard course shells for FA2016 were created on July 27, 2016. Bb shells are available for all courses (designated as lecture, lab, field or discussion) listed in the UMBC Schedule of Classes...
    Posted: July 28, 2016 1:40 PM