Category Archives: Video

More workshops in October

I am pleased to advise you of the following two Blackboard workshops for staff offered by CELT. All workshops take place in AM102, Ground Floor, Arts Millennium Building Numbers in each workshop are limited, so it is essential to reserve … Continue reading

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The future of Blackboard

Watch Stephanie Weeks talk about the new Blackboard user experience at the annual Blackboard World Conference in Las Vegas last month. It will be some time before this experience comes to Blackboard at NUI Galway, but we’re looking forward to … Continue reading

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Blackboard Winter Festival 2013

Following from the success of our first Blackboard Festival in August, The Learning Technologies Team at CELT is very excited to announce the Blackboard Winter Festival at NUI Galway, to take place from Monday 9th to Wednesday 11th December. Again, … Continue reading

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What’s coming in Blackboard – improved discussion boards

New features in Blackboard are coming, with an upgrade of our system being planned for the summer. As well as new features (some of which can be seen in a previous post), there will be some much requested “fixes” and … Continue reading

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Camtasia Video on Blackboard

  by  Racum  On support this week, a faculty request came in for information on how to upload Camtasia video files onto Blackboard. Previously, this was done by uploading a packaged zip file, which an instructor linked to, telling Blackboard to be … Continue reading

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Kaltura Online Education Summit

Sharon Flynn, the assistant director of CELT, is one of the keynote speakers at the Kaltura Education Summit on the 6th of December (today) at 2pm. She will be discussing the influence of video in Higher Education, with particular reference … Continue reading

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Multimedia resources on Blackboard

Deliberations over sharing multimedia resources with your students using Blackboard should be guided by one simple principle – taking the time upfront to consider how best to make these resources accessible for your students to view. File size is one … Continue reading

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