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Blackboard Upgrade Highlights What's new in Blackboard?

July 13, 2018 by | Technology

We have recently updated our Blackboard Learn environment to a new version, which includes many new features and enhancements that will: Simplify and enhance many capabilities you currently use today Save you time and make it easier to complete your daily tasks Here are a few you may want to explore: Attendance tracking You can

Orange Campus Faculty: Submit Final Grades Spring Semester 2018

May 21, 2018 by | Technology

All Spring semester grades are due Monday, May 28, 2018, but why wait! Online grade submission must be done through my.chapman.edu; grades entered into Blackboard are not considered official and are not applied to student records. For step-by-step instructions on how to assign final grades please download the PDF below. Also, for more training and

Rinker Campus Faculty: Submit Final Grades Spring Trimester 2018

April 16, 2018 by | Technology

All Spring semester grades are due Monday, April 23, 2018, but why wait! Online grade submission must be done through my.chapman.edu; grades entered into Blackboard are not considered official and are not applied to student records. For step-by-step instructions on how to assign final grades please download the PDF below. Also, for more training and

Improving Accessibility Learn it, do it

April 14, 2018 by | Technology

Several months ago, a hot news item was the Department of Justice’s finding that UC-Berkeley housed several public educational videos that weren’t accessible to people with sight and hearing issues. As a result, UC-Berkeley took down the access to these videos. This put higher education institutions into a panic, and the conversation continues in many

Accessible PDFs

April 14, 2018 by | Technology

Creating accessibility in PDFs can feel like a daunting task. We are fortunate, however, at Chapman University to have Acrobat Pro at our disposal for ensuring that PDFs are accessible. If you are a Chapman faculty member and you haven’t already taken advantage of this resource, you can contact the service desk, at servicedesk@chapman.edu, to

Tech Tuesdays Tuesdays at 12:00PM Pacific Time

April 2, 2018 by | Technology

Tech Tuesdays take place every Tuesday at 12:00PM Pacific Time. We use the easy online Zoom video conference platform where anyone with a computer or a mobile device can join us to talk about a new technology. We typically present a specific technology each week for ~10 minutes and then allow up to 20 minutes