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November 2015 Archives

Blackboard Service Disruption – Monday, 11/30/15 4:00-4:25pm »

There was a service interruption with VCU Blackboard today (Monday, November 30th) from 4:00 - 4:25pm. Blackboard system is now back on-line. We apologize for this interruption and our teams will continue to investigate to determine root cause to prevent recurrence. (Contact: Blackboard, . . .

VoiceThread »

​What is VoiceThread? VoiceThread is a company that Blackboard has partnered with to provide a replacement for Blackboard Voice Authoring tools. VoiceThread is an enhanced tool that allows delivery of content using rich multimedia, such as: audio, video, and text comments on uploaded documents, presentations, images, and video.  VoiceThread provides . . .

Echo360 Maintenance »

Learning Systems will be performing maintenance on the Production Echo360 System on Friday, Dec 18th 2015 Begin Time: Friday, Dec 18th, 2015 01:00 PM End Time:  Friday, Dec 18th, 2015 05:00 PM Affected Users: Echo360 clients . . .

Blackboard SafeAssign Maintenance – Friday, December 4th, 2015, 12:00am-6:00am »

Blackboard SafeAssign maintenance - Service Interruption expected.  On Friday, December 4th, 2015, between the hours of 12:00 am to 06:00 am EDT, the Managed Hosting Infrastructure Team will be performing SafeAssign Maintenance. During this outage SafeAssign functionality will not be available and an error will be displayed to the user. Papers w . . .

Student Required Training Due Nov 17th »

All incoming VCU students (first year, transfer, new graduate students) are REQUIRED to complete the Title IX training "Not Anymore" before the Nov 17 deadline to avoid a hold on their eServices account. Visit for more information. . . .


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