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IT Cleanup of Spring and Summer 2010 Blackboard Courses

Posted by on October 19, 2012

IT will be performing a cleanup of all Blackboard courses older than two years as part of Missouri S&T’s two year Blackboard course retention policy, starting on Wednesday, November 21, 2012. This will ONLY affect Spring (SP2010) and Summer (SS2010) courses in Blackboard! Every instructor will receive an email indicating which courses are scheduled for […]

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eFellows Community of Practice Meeting on Monday, October 22, 2012

Posted by on October 18, 2012

EdTech is hosting an eFellows Community of Practice meeting on Monday, October, 22, 2012, from Noon to 1 p.m. in Interdisciplinary Engineering Room 206. EdTech will provide dessert and beverages (please bring your own brown bag lunch). The eFellows Community of Practice (CoP) is made up of instructors who have gone through the eFellows program […]

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CLC Software Request Process for SPRING 2013 Now Open!

Posted by on October 15, 2012

EdTech is opening up the Computing Learning Center (CLC) software request process for instructors who need specific software packages installed in computer learning centers across campus. It is very important to submit requests in a timely manner to ensure the best possible support from IT and EdTech. We appreciate your cooperation! The software request web-based […]

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Blackboard Collaborate Outage

Posted by on October 9, 2012

At 6:45 p.m. tonight, October 9, 2012 an email was sent to faculty identified as S&T Blackboard Collaborate users. Subject: Blackboard Collaborate Outage – Update Attention: Instructors using Blackboard Collaborate Missouri S&T’s Blackboard (Bb) Collaborate has been unavailable since Monday, October 8th. It is believed this outage is an unexpected consequence of a maintenance procedure. […]

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Wimba, Blackboard Collaborate temporarily unavailable in classrooms and CLCs

Posted by on April 5, 2012

Wimba and Blackboard Collaborate are temporarily unavailable in classrooms and CLCs due to a security issue identified and blocked by a vendor. Information Technology technicians are investigating and will restore functionality on classroom and CLC computers as soon as possible. Updates on this issue will be posted to itpress.mst.edu, edtechconnect.mst.edu, and distributed to the Edumine group via email. For further […]

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National Science Foundation Spring Webinar Series

Posted by on March 1, 2012

The following was forward along to EdTech. We will be making our EdTech Collaboration Room (101 Centennial Hall) available on the dates and times below if possible. If the room is unavailable, we can make arrangements for another room and will send out an announcement to that effect. ========================================= Dear Colleague: There is still time […]

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Focus on Teaching and Technology: A Regional Conference at UMSL

Posted by on September 23, 2011

University of Missouri – St. Louis (UMSL) invites you to register for their Focus on Teaching and Technology Regional Conference on November 10-11, 2011. Scholars, educators, and practitioners from numerous universities share their technology innovations and teaching experiences. This year, they will offer two keynote presentations: Thursday, November 10:Tom Mills — Executive Director of Global […]

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Blackboard Maintenance on Sunday, September 18, 2011

Posted by on September 15, 2011

IT will be performing Blackboard maintenance on Sunday, September 18, 2011, starting at 12:00 a.m. Blackboard will be unavailable for 4 hours between midnight and 4 a.m. Please call the Help Desk with questions about this or any other IT issue at 573-341-HELP (4357) or submit an online Help Request at http://help.mst.edu.

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Call for Proposals: Missouri S&T Teaching and Learning Technology Conference 2010

Posted by on October 7, 2009

Educational Technology is now accepting presentation proposals for the Third Annual Teaching and Learning Technology Conference, scheduled for March 11-12, 2010. Interested presenters can download a copy of the Call for Proposal form at our web site: edtech.mst.edu. This year’s theme will be Cyberlearning. Proposals will be accepted until November 20, 2009. The conference schedule […]

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Blackboard: Message Communications Tool Available on Friday, September 25

Posted by on September 24, 2009

Blackboard Message, a tool available within the Communications Area of Blackboard, will be made available to all instructors starting on Friday, September 25, 2009. EdTech will be conducting a demonstration of the Blackboard Message functionality and best practices at noon on Friday, October 2, 2009, during the Cyberlearning Faculty Learning Community (FLC) meeting in Civil […]

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