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Blackboard Grader App End of Life

February 14, 2019 by | Blackboard

An Important Message from Blackboard: Effective March 29, 2019 the Blackboard BbGrader App will no longer be supported.    Bb Grader will be removed from the Apple App Store and support will cease to service on March 29th, 2019 in all markets.  This discontinuation furthers the progress we’ve made across our product portfolio to simplify, consolidate, and

Town Hall The Future of Blackboard -- Upgrade it or Replace it?

February 4, 2019 by | Technology

Town Hall: “The Future of Blackboard – Upgrade it or Replace it?” We will be holding a Town Hall meeting on Friday, February 22, 2019, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Pralle Lecture Hall, Beckman Hall 104 on the subject of options for updating or replacing Blackboard. This University-wide Town Hall meeting will

JanCon, Google for Higher Education, Blackboard LMS Review & Other Upcoming ETS Events

January 9, 2019 by | Technology

Happy new year! Please join us for Educational Technology upcoming events during the month of January:   JanCon 2019: Re-imagining the Classroom You’re invited to a one day conference on Reimagining the Classroom! Includes: keynote speakers, faculty and student panel discussions, hands-on lab, and tour. January 25, 2019 8:30 am – 3:00 pm Location: DeMille

Class photo roster is down but, we have an alternative!

January 4, 2019 by | Technology

If you have tried to view a Class Photo Roster from your Blackboard course site under Course Tools, you’ve probably noticed it is empty. The tool is currently broken and we are in the process of determining a fix.  In the meantime, you can still generate a photo roster for your course from Blackboard Utilities. 

Faculty: Did you miss the sandbox event? You can still request a sandbox for Brightspace, Canvas, or Blackboard Ultra

December 10, 2018 by | Blackboard

Dear Chapman Faculty, On December 5-6 we had two sandbox events where faculty could take a virtual tour of Brightspace, Canvas, and Blackboard Ultra. At the end of the event, faculty who wished to could request logins to create their own sandboxes and review the different learning management systems. We provided everyone with directions on

Turnitin Troubles Are you stuck uploading?

November 5, 2018 by | Technology

Last week we started getting reports from students and faculty about trouble uploading to Turnitin. After attaching a document and hitting submit, the system was getting stuck and timing out while uploading. After investigating, we determined the problem seems to be isolated to students using a Mac computer and attempting to upload to Turnitin using