Blackboard Updates

Blackboard Sys Admin Superstar
Jenna Dulak was named a “Blackboard Sys Admin Superstar” earlier this fall after being one of the first 25 system administrators to install on configure four or more Building Blocks from the distinguished content partners.  All six Building Blocks are currently installed and configured on Hilbert’s Blackboard Learn platform.  They include the following and are available for faculty to utilize in their current courses on Blackboard:
·         Cengage Learning
·         WileyPLUS
·         Pearson
·         McGraw-Hill
·         NEW: Macmillan Higher Education
·         NEW: Bookshelf® by Vital Source


Blackboard Cohort Webinar Presentation
Jenna Dulak was on a panel with Blackboard experts to speak about Blackboard system administration, and how it differs from ANGEL LMS, as part of a weekly series of the Blackboard Learn Migration Cohort Program.  The panel included several Blackboard experts, and Hilbert was highlighted as one of the successful migrations from ANGEL to Blackboard Learn.

Blackboard Never Stop Learning Tour Presentation
Blackboard is on tour and traveling all across North America looking to meet the educators, technologists and leaders that share a passion for making the educational experience the best it can be.  Jenna Dulak presented a session called “Faculty Implementation and Utilization of Blackboard Building Blocks and Tools” during a break out session for the Instructional Design Track at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY.