Blackboard News

News related to UALR’s Blackboard learning management system.

  • Survey and Usability Test
    As part of our ongoing efforts to improve the quality of our services we have two opportunities for you to provide feedback: STaR Needs…  
  • Course Messages and Notifications
    What Message? Now it’s easy to keep your students up-to-date with the latest course announcements, assignments, and updates through course notifications. The course message…  
  • What’s New: August 2014
    When utilizing Blackboard this semester two changes you may notice include the renaming of the myCommunities tab to myOrganizations and the addition of a…  
  • Bb Mobile Survey
    Share with us how you use or would like to use the Blackboard Mobile App. Your response is anonymous and will be used to…  
  • Wimba Sunset Reminder
    Our Wimba sunset is quickly approaching. On August 1 Wimba Classroom and Wimba Voice media files will no longer be available in Blackboard course…  
  • Collaborate Application Tools
    With Collaborate you can create a virtual classroom experience for your students. Using the application tools provide both instructors and students the means to…  
  • Wimba Sunset August 1
    Collaborate will replace Wimba Classroom and Wimba Voice on August 1, 2014. This is a great housekeeping opportunity to download and archive your Wimba…  
  • Course Message Notifications
    Course messages are private and secure text-based communication that occurs within a course and among course members. Although similar to email, you must be…  
  • Group Management
    Improvements to the Group Management tool lets you easily manage large numbers of students in various groups, modify group memberships, and interface group participants…  
  • Grade Center Enhancements
    New design enhancements to My Grades provides more intuitive options for viewing grades. The instructor and the student view of grades are more in…