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November 2013 Archives

Blackboard Downtime Maintenance – Friday, November 22, 2013 – 4:00 pm to midnight (CANCELLED) »

Blackboard maintenance scheduled for Friday, November 22, 2013 4pm to midnight has been cancelled. Regards, The Blackboard Team For further assistance contact: Technology Services helpIT Contact Information: 828-2227 Email: helpIT ticket: Bb askIT Knowledge Base: http?// . . .

Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing – Hosted NA-SAS Service Maintenance Notification »

Blackboard Collaborate will be performing a maintenance release during the regularly scheduled maintenance window on Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 . Begin Time: Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 22:00 US Eastern (UTC-5) End Time: Sunday, November 24th, 2013 06:00 US Eastern (UTC-5) Affected Users: NA-SAS Details: You will not be able to log . . .

Blackboard SURVEY: Rubric Usage »

The Blackboard team ( is researching how to incorporate shared rubrics into Learn. Blackboard is looking for input on how instructors are using rubrics and how they might search for them. ·        Who's invited? – Any instructors who are using rubrics in their courses or are interested in using rubrics. Not you? Please . . .

Echo360 capture issues »

The Echo360 system is experiencing an issue with a failed mount of /var/echo350/content.  Echo360 captures are not able to load as a result of this failure.  We are working with the VCU Computer Center to restore service for VCU customers as soon as possible. More information will be posted as it becomes available. Please contact the VCU helpIT Cen . . .

Atomic Learning Important Notice: Scheduled Maintenance begins Friday, November 15th »

Important Notice Scheduled Maintenance begins Friday, November 15th From 8 PM CDT (US & Canada) Friday, November 15, until 11 AM CDT, on Saturday, November 16, users may experience brief interruptions or delays in service. Specifically, Custom Training and Practice & Quiz Sets features will be unavailable during this time. However, you . . .

Respondus Monitor: Instructor Training (45 minutes) »

Thursday, November 14th at 3 pm ET (12 pm PT) Register at: This training will cover: - How to enable Respondus Monitor and LockDown Browser for tests and quizzes in Blackboard Learn, Desire2Learn and Moodle - How to review the assessment data collected, including student videos - Best practices . . .

Blackboard Downtime Maintenance – Friday, November 8, 2013 – 4:00 pm to midnight »

Blackboard Maintenance is the second and fourth Friday of the month. If unforeseen circumstances cause the system to be down past midnight updates will be posted to the Blackboard system announcement blog at: Regards, The Blackboard Team For further assistance contact: Technology Services helpIT Contact Information: 828-2227 Email: blackboar . . .


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