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Blackboard Upgrade and Rollover – Summer 2014

I’m pleased to let you know that our Blackboard Learn system will be upgraded at the end of this month, in preparation for the new academic year. We expect that this will happen in the week beginning 28th July. For … Continue reading

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Coming Soon – Student Preview

Last week I was at the Blackboard Teaching and Learning Conference, which took place at UCD. Among some other updates, I was really excited to learn that a Student Preview feature is on the way. All going well, this will … Continue reading

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Blackboard Festival 2013

The Learning Technologies Team at CELT is very excited to announce our first Blackboard Festival at NUI Galway, to take place from Thursday 15th to Wednesday 21st August. We have carefully planned a full schedule of events and we are … Continue reading

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What’s new in Blackboard at NUIG? Part 3

One of the first things you’ll notice when you login to the new Blackboard at nuigalway is the new Global Navigation panel. This area provides you with improved insight to all the courses in which you are enrolled, whether as … Continue reading

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Upgrade Complete. Positive first impressions

The upgrade of the NUI Galway Blackboard service completed successfully on Saturday. This new version has a cleaner, less-cluttered interface, while still containing the same familiar features. Although the basic core functionality has been tested successfully, please note that over … Continue reading

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What’s new in Blackboard at NUIG? Part 2

All going well, our Blackboard Learn system will be upgraded to SP12 this Friday, 12th July. In the second of this series, here are three new features that will be available. The Retention Centre The new Retention Centre in Blackboard … Continue reading

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What’s new in Blackboard at NUIG? Part 1

We are now a couple of weeks into testing the upgraded Blackboard for NUIG, which will be available to all staff and students by the middle of July (dates to be confirmed). The upgraded version will look fresh and uncluttered, … Continue reading

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