When is it Happening?
The upgrade is set to begin after the spring and before the summer term, on Thursday, 4 May 2017, at 1:00 AM. Blackboard will be unavailable to all students, faculty, and staff during the upgrade, which should conclude no later than 8:00 PM Thursday, 4 May. Blackboard will be available earlier if possible.
What is Happening?
We’re bringing Blackboard up to date. Blackboard named this application update Quarter Four (Q4) 2016. It will fix many bugs, introduce drag and drop file upload, and improve the self and peer assessment tool.