UA Learn Blackboard Upgrade Summer 2017

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Blackboard is Being Updated!

On July 1, 2017, UA Learn will be unavailable from 5 a.m. to 3 p.m to allow for the upgrade. Please note, the look and feel of the system will not change on July 1st. This upgrade will include new features, detailed below. 

What's New?

When you log in to the upgraded UA Learn system the interface will continue to use the Original Experience and look the same. The faculty and student user interface changes are as outlined below. A more in-depth look at the updates can be found here

File Drag & Drop Feature

You will now be able to drag and drop content from your computer when you see the dotted line box, pictured in the images below, in all of the following:

  • Content Text Editor
  • Content Collection
  • Blank Page
  • Blog
  • Journal

Faculty View of Drag & Drop Option in Edit Mode

Image of Drag and Drop feature in UA Learn

Student View of Drag & Drop Option when submitting an assignment

Student view of drag and drop option in UA LearnStudent Submission Receipt

  • Confirmation number given to students

Image of student submission receipt in UA Learn

More Resources

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