OIT will be upgrading the University
Blackboard system to a new version (version 9), which
will be available for the Spring 2011 semester. In
preparation for that upgrade, OIT will offer regular
training in the new system beginning this Fall.
9 will feature new tools that will improve the student
and faculty experience. These new features include:
Look (drag and drop reordering, fewer
Mode (no more Control Panel simply switch Edit Mode
ON or OFF )
Wikis, and Journals
(easily incorporate content from YouTube, Flickr,
more details about Blackboard 9, including video
tutorials and other documentation materials, visit the
OIT Web site.