Training & Support

The Instructional & Media Services department offers training and support to faculty and staff.   

Attend our Learning Workshops this Spring!  The Instructional & Media Services department will be offering 30 minute workshops on Blackboard every Wednesday and Thursday.  Workshops will take place in Kurz 201  (ITMS Lab).   The lab has a max capacity of 4.  To Sign Up, submit a Helpdesk ticket and include the date and time of the session you're interested in attending.  

Workshop Schedule:

Creating Discussion Boards in Blackboard: Learn how start and create a discussion board thread for your students in Blackboard. 30 minute session.   

Wednesday May 16:  10AM, 11AM, 12PM

Thursday May 17:  10AM, 11AM, 12PM

How to use Grade Center in Blackboard:  Learn how assignments are graded in Blackboard in the Grade Center.  Also, learn how to create columns in Grade Center for grading activities such as attendance or presentations.  30 minute session.

Wednesday May 23:  10AM, 11AM, 12PM

Thursday May 24:  10AM, 11AM, 12PM

If you are interested in features of Blackboard that are not on our current workshop schedule or are interested in learning other instructional technologies on campus, please contact the HelpDesk to schedule training with us. Please include your availability and topic of interest in the ticket.  


                     508-830-5308 | Submit an Online Ticket

Have a question about Blackboard?  Other tools such as Google Apps (gmail, docs, drive, etc.)? Drop by our office in Kurz 201 on Tuesdays for open office hours from 9-1!