New and Noteworthy

Blackboard Learn Downtime Reminder

Friday, December 09, 2011

Blackboard Learn is scheduled to be down for a service pack upgrade on January 2-3, 2012.

The following Blackboard Learn issues (among others) will be resolved with the upgrade:

  • Start and end time for tests do not appear in the Grade Center
  • Accidently hitting the "Enter" key while taking a test submits the test
  • Students can gain more time on a timed test by altering their computer's clock
  • Students do not receive time warnings when taking a timed test

For more information on Blackboard Learn, go to As always, you may view ITS scheduled maintenance downtimes at

If you have questions, please contact the TAC at 910-962-HELP (4357).