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New Titles Added to StudentLingo Workshops

StudentLingo is a series of interactive on-demand student success workshops and action plans, focused on helping students achieve their academic, personal, and career goals. StudentLingo’s free workshops now cover the following areas: Academic and Career Exploration Personal Management Learning to Learn Reading and Writing Strategies Online Learning Visit www.studentlingo.com/desales to view the workshops and getRead the Rest…

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Blackboard Maintenance Friday 4/18/2014 2 AM – 6 AM: Bb UN...

Blackboard will be performing scheduled maintenance and performance enhancements to DeSales’ Blackboard website (desales.blackboard.com) on Friday April 18, 2014 from 2 AM – 6 AM. Blackboard...

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Bb Wednesday Tip: Creating Categories

  Creating Categories Overview Categories are helpful in organizing and utilizing the Grade Center. A Grade Center Category is a classification of a Grade Center column of a Course. For instance, “Homework,”...

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Bb Wed Tip: Importing exam questions from Word into Blackboard

There are a variety of ways to prepare test questions for Blackboard. Type the questions one at a time in Blackboard. See how enter each question type by viewing the videos found on the Blackboard.com...

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Older Tech Posts

Bb Wednesday Tip: Wikis
Posted On: March 20, 2014
Wednesday Tip: Converting Collab...
Posted On: February 26, 2014
Blackboard Down for Maintenance ...
Posted On: February 25, 2014
Known issues with Blackboard aff...
Posted On: February 20, 2014
Bb Wednesday Tip: Downloading an...
Posted On: February 19, 2014
Important Blackboard Collaborate...
Posted On: February 7, 2014
Wednesday Tip: How to Create Mas...
Posted On: January 29, 2014

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New professional development workshops!

Please check out our new professional development offerings on the flipped classroom, Merlot II, and cooperative learning. We also have some open Blackboard sessions in Center Valley and Easton. The first...

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Upcoming Respondus Monitor Instructor Training

Respondus Inc, the company that makes the Respondus LockDown Browser, also has a companion product, Respondus Monitor. Respondus Monitor is currently being piloted at DeSales. There is a vendor lead training...

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Explore Mavericks: Mac Users Group @ DeSales University

Muggles is back, and just in time. Apple held its much anticipated press conference today and unleashed ‘Mavericks’ to the world, the tech giant’s latest operating system.  We figured that this...

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Older Reflection Posts

Free One Day Bb Collaborate Even...
Posted On: October 2, 2013
Professional Development Opportu...
Posted On: September 18, 2013
Tech Spotlight: Mathematica 8 in...
Posted On: September 4, 2013
The DeSales University Journey f...
Posted On: July 10, 2013
Take a MOOC this summer
Posted On: June 24, 2013
New Technology at The Gambet Cen...
Posted On: May 23, 2013
Is there something missing?
Posted On: May 1, 2013