Fall 2017 Blackboard Highlights

Jan 26, 2018
With thanks to all of you, Blackboard continued to see record use during the Fall 2017 semester. There were more than 20 million page views and students spent more than 120 minutes a day using Blackboard to support their studies. This past fall was...

Classroom Improvements at RU-N

Dec 8, 2017
Over this past summer, Academic Technology Services upgraded the technology in ten classrooms (Conklin 238, 346, 348, 352, 445, 455; Bradley 311, 312, 403; Hill 108). This new equipment includes an upgraded touch screen to control display and audio...

Connecting Wirelessly to Projectors

Dec 8, 2017
Academic Technology Services continues to upgrade and expand technology throughout our Digital Classrooms to enhance your teaching experience and your students' learning. Part of this initiative includes providing you and your students with the...

Blackboard Maintenance - 11/19/2017

Nov 15, 2017
Blackboard will be unavailable for approximately one half hour on Sunday, November 19, 2017 during the time period from 12:00am-6:00am , EDT for Blackboard Datacenter maintenance.

Classroom Renovations During the Summer

Oct 12, 2017
Technology and Learning Spaces continues to make great strides at RU-N thanks to the support of the Chancellor's Office and in collaboration with University Facilities and Newark Computing Services. Below are just a few highlights: Since the summer...

Lost Your Menu?

Sep 15, 2017
Has your course menu just disappeared, leaving you with only Announcements listed? Don't worry, you haven't lost your course or your mind. Your course menu has been collapsed but it's easy to restore it by moving your mouse to the edge of the left...

Grade Center Distractions

Sep 15, 2017
Since our upgrade on August 19, 2017 you've likely seen some of the great features that have been introduced but you may have also seen that the Full Grade Center view is a bit busy now. In an attempt to make it clearer which cell you were grading,...

Cyber Lounge is ready for Collaboration

Aug 25, 2017
The new Cyber Lounge in the Paul Robeson Campus Center, Room 351 has opened! The newly renovated lab has 4 collaboration stations where up to five students can work together using the lounge's large monitors. Every station has a built in Mac or you...

Fall 2017 Digital Professor

Aug 17, 2017
You don't want to miss this. Volume 17 | August 2017 The Digital Professor - Blackboard Edition Blackboard will be unavailable on Saturday, August 19, 2017 , from 12:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT for scheduled maintenance. Thank you to all of you for being...