For over 100 years, Massachusetts Maritime Academy has been preparing women and men for exciting and rewarding careers on land and sea. As the nation's finest co-ed maritime college, MMA challenges students to succeed by balancing a unique regimented lifestyle with a typical four-year college environment. As a member of the cadet corps you will live, study, sail, work and play in an atmosphere that encourages you to be your best.
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.
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.
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!