VoiceThread Maintenance

VoiceThread will be performing database maintenance on Sunday, Oct. 11th from 12:00 AM to 1:00 AM. VoiceThread will be unavailable during that time.

BLACKBOARD MAINTENANCE: Sunday, September 20, 2015

IT will be performing Blackboard maintenance on Sunday, September 20, 2015, starting at midnight. Blackboard will be unavailable for approximately 4 hours between midnight and to 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 20. Please contact the Help Desk … [Continue reading]

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS: Teaching and Learning Technology Conference 2016


Educational Technology at Missouri University of Science and Technology is now accepting presentation proposals for the 9th Annual Teaching and Learning Technology Conference, scheduled for March 17-18, 2016. Interested presenters can download a copy … [Continue reading]

iThenticate Maintenance on Saturday, Sep. 19 From 9AM to 1PM

The iThenticate service will be undergoing a short maintenance period, and may be intermittently unavailable on September 19th from 9AM to 1PM. If you think this may affect you, please plan accordingly to minimize any disruption to your work. … [Continue reading]

EdTech U Moving to Library! Thursday, September 3, 2015

EdTech U is moving to the Library for Fall 2015! EdTech U is an opportunity for instructors to gain some hands-on assistance with any educational technology supported by EdTech. Attending EdTech U will also enter you in a raffle, the winner of … [Continue reading]

Blackboard Services Restored

Blackboard is back to normal. Thanks for your patience as we worked through the reboot today. … [Continue reading]

Instructors and TAs no longer able to manually enroll users in courses.

Instructors and teaching assistants must now request that the Registrar add new users with instructor and/or teaching assistant roles. All requests to add users in these roles will now be completed by the Registrar’s office. This policy has been … [Continue reading]

TurningPoint Cloud Services Restored


TurningPoint Cloud account services appear to be restored for the time being. However, it is possible for services to be intermittent for several hours until all required emergency maintenance has been performed. EdTech will continue to monitor … [Continue reading]

TurningPoint Cloud Account Page is Down


Turning Technologies’ account page is currently unavailable to students and faculty today, Monday, August 24, 2015. Servers are overloaded with requests and the website isn’t responding to user attempts to login. As a result, students are unable … [Continue reading]

Reminder to Instructors: You Must Make Your Course “Available” For Students To Access It.

Blackboard courses are set to "Unavailable" by default; the instructor must make them "Available" in order for students to see and access the course from the Blackboard homepage. To set course availability using the control panel, navigate to … [Continue reading]