All posts tagged "Blackboard"

  • Blackboard’s bests and blunders

    Blackboard is a learning management system (LMS) from a private billion dollar corporation. It was brought to the university to efficiently manage classes as well as record grades, conduct tests, post assignments and organize classroom content, according...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • Struggling in the snow

    Despite several inches of snow and slippery road conditions, the university opted for a two-hour delay rather than cancelling classes Monday. English professor Ken Cormier believes the administration is highly concerned about the safety of students when...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • University pushes for Blackboard use

    Approximately 70 percent of Quinnipiac professors utilize Blackboard to varying degrees, according to Director of Academic Technology Lauren Erardi. Though it is not mandated that all faculty use this online tool, Erardi said professors are highly encouraged...

    • Posted February 12, 2014
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  • Blackboard, university partner with app

    Students may soon no longer have to worry about misplacing their QCards. Megan Maher Blackboard is working with the university to pilot an app which would perform nearly the same functions as the QCard. The app allows...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • QU subscribes to Blackboard app

    Professors across campus are integrating technology, including smartphones, in their classrooms.  A Student Watch study conducted by OnCampus Research in Ohio showed that more students are using their smartphones during classes and for coursework than in previous...

    • Posted April 30, 2013
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