SDE Student Announcements

Blackboard Down for Maintenance

Blackboard will be down for maintenance on Sunday, October 30th from 12:30 AM until 12:30 PM Central Time. All Blackboard services will be unavailable during that time. If Blackboard service is restored before the specified time, we will send out a notice to all faculty and students. To contact Tech Support, please email

Changes to Blackboard To-Do List

Over the next few days you may start to notice the To-Do List in your course(s) being replaced with a link to the Course Calendar. The Course Calendar is a more reliable view of what is due in each course throughout the semester. If you would like to learn more about using the Calendar feature, please view this video:

Online Course Progress Report #2 Due 10/28/2016

Let your professors know how you are doing in your course by completing Progress Report #2. Please log into Blackboard and complete Progress Report #2 by Friday, October 28 for each course in which you are enrolled. Failure to complete a progress report may result in you being administratively withdrawn from your course.

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