News

  • Global Navigation
    The entry point to My Blackboard is a new Global Navigation Menu. This new menu is available all the time in the top right…  
  • My Blackboard: Tools
    Profile: Enables all users to have an identity in Blackboard Learn so you can discover each other and share relevant information about yourselves that…  
  • My Blackboard
    Student-Centered. My Blackboard is an entirely new user experience, designed to meet the needs of today’s active learner. Critical information from across Blackboard Learn…  
  • Blackboard: The Latest and Greatest
    Educators spoke. Blackboard listened. Based on feedback from former WebCT and Angel users, Blackboard has improved many of the existing features and added a…  
  • Blackboard Tutorials
    Being a successful online student requires knowing where to go for the information you need and activities you are to complete. We have tutorials…  
  • Getting Started with Blackboard
    Blackboard is a web-based course management software used by instructors to build and manage their online classes. Blackboard can be accessed by logging into…  
  • Blackboard Student Orientation Now Available
    UALR has developed a Blackboard Student Orientation and would like your feedback. This Orientation is not a course and is offered free of charge.…  
  • The Latest and Greatest New Features
    We are excited to introduce the latest and greatest new features in Blackboard Learn 9.1. We’ve been busy testing many new features over the…  
  • UALR’s New Portal Will Go Live on 9/22
    On Saturday, September 22 from approximately 7 a.m. until 2 p.m., UALR will be transitioning to a new portal. This process will affect email, BOSS, and Blackboard. You may be unable to log into one or more of these systems during this time frame. Please plan assignments accordingly. 
  • Blackboard Mobile Learn for UALR Students
    For the Spring 2012 semester, UALR will be launching the Blackboard Mobile Learn for use with courses taught in Blackboard Learn 9.1. Blackboard Mobile Learn is a free app that allows students full access to their course information directly from their smartphones. This means that students will now have virtually anytime/anywhere access to course content including the ability to check grades and assignments, view documents, create discussion posts, comment on blogs and journals, upload content, view course rosters and more.