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Tip of the Month – Blackboard Learn Discussions

Blackboard learn is deep into its implementation here at CCSU and we want you to be prepared for when it becomes the standard! This Fall we have about 500 sections using the new software, so the transition is well under way! Learn has a vastly different look than Blackboard Vista but we are here to […]

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Tip of the Month – The ‘Show Desktop’ Button in Windows 7

Still getting used to Windows 7 on your campus computer? Here’s a tip from The Center that shows you how Windows lets you access your Desktop, without minimizing, or sliding around your other windows. Enjoy!   This video and blog post were created by our friends from the CLIMB program who are featured in this month’s Take Our […]

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Tip of the Month – One-On-One Appointments in The Center

With all the work that will be coming into The Center at the end of the semester, we thought it would be good to throw in a little refresher on the easiest way to schedule a One-on-One appointment with us on our website. Enjoy!

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Tip of the Month – Taking Screenshots (Mac and PC)

One of the things we use a lot on this blog are screenshots. They’re a great tool for us to show the topics we’re discussing in Blackboard Vista and the many other applications we offer here in The Center. This month we’re providing you with tips on how you can take screenshots to help you […]

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Tip of the Month – Custom Links

This month’s tip is all about customizing your links in Blackboard Vista. Check out the video below to see how you can make the links in your course reflect you! This video and the accompanying music were all done using software that you can learn all about in The Center!

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