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How to know if there is a technology outage

ITS has several ways of informing the Northeastern community of an outage, planned or otherwise. Here’s what you can do to stay in the know: Follow the ITS Twitter account @NortheasternITS for the latest information concerning an outage Visit the ITS System Status page Check out the ITS website, where you will find not only […]

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Blackboard upgraded to Service Pack 14 (SP14)

Cross-post from Academic Technology Services’s Blackboard @ Northeastern blog  On December 22, 1013, Blackboard was upgraded to Service Pack 14. New features found in this upgrade:  Achievements The Achievements tool allows instructors to designate criteria for issuing rewards to students in the form of both badges and certificates. Students can see which rewards they have earned and […]

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Blackboard updates go live

On April 28, 2013, Information Technology Services updated the NU Blackboard environment. Many new and improved features are now available as a result of this update. The new “My Blackboard” features Global Navigation, Posts, Updates, and Calendar integration that enable faculty and students to stay up-to-date on what’s going on across all their Courses and […]

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