Currently we are experiencing problems with the http://mylectures.utpa.edu tegrity portal. Faculty members can still use the recorder with NO issues. Currently the only way tegrity is accessible is via the blackboard tool. Please use blackboard in order to gain access to your tegirty lectures. The tegrity support unit has been notified and is working to [...]
Monthly Archive for November, 2010
Enrollment in Online Courses Increases at the Highest Rate Ever November 16, 2010, 12:01 am By Travis Kaya Despite predictions that the growth of online education would begin to level off, colleges reported the highest-ever annual increase in online enrollment—more than 21 percent—last year, according to a report on an annual survey of 2,600 higher-education [...]
Click here to read the full article. Professors Publish Guide to Copyright Issues of Multimedia Projects November 17, 2010, 5:26 pm By Paige Chapman Students often create multimedia projects for classes that blend in clips from YouTube videos or hit songs, and many want to post their creations online for a wider audience. But [...]
The Blackboard services will be unavailable on Saturday November 20th, 2010 all day from 12:00 am through 11:59 pm. There will be some maintenance performed on the university's data center on Saturday morning, and this maintenance will have an impact on the availability of the Blackboard servers. We apologize for the inconvenience.
On Friday Nov 5th, 2010 between the hours of 02:00 am to 04:00 am US Eastern, the Managed Hosting Datacenter Infrastructure Team will be performing preventative maintenance on the Blackboard Beyond Production Environment for Safeassign. During this 2 hour period, the Blackboard Safeassign client applications will be unavailable.