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Change your password
by: Susan Rayborn - June 8th, 2015

Your Blackboard login is the same as your SOAR login. You’ll find directions to change your password at – iTech’s . . . (read more)


Quick Start Guide for Online Students
by: Megan Mulloy - May 15th, 2014

Before attempting to log into your online course, download the browser Firefox. Use Firefox (or Google Chrome) instead of Internet Explorer . . . (read more)


Required Plugins for Blackboard.
by: Susan Rayborn - July 16th, 2015

Java – https://java.com/en/download/ Adobe Reader – https://get.adobe.com/reader/ Adobe Flash – https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ Adobe Shockwave – https://get.adobe.com/shockwave/ QuickTime – https://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/    


Self Enrolling in an Open Course
by: Mark Ferguson - January 12th, 2016

Departments and organizations on campus will often have an open Blackboard course they use as a content area or knowledge . . . (read more)




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