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Moodle Maintenance 3/28 from 3:00-4:00
by Neaves, Amy - Friday, March 24, 2017, 2:13 PM
 


eThink has just notified us that there will be a brief period of downtime from 3-4AM ET on Tuesday, March 28th in order to perform server maintenance. Moodle will not be accessible during this time. 

Apologies for any inconvenience that this may cause!


 
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Updated Turnitin Plugin on Moodle
by Neaves, Amy - Monday, March 20, 2017, 11:15 AM
 

eThink performed an update this morning on Moodle's Turnitin plugin. This should prevent errors when attempting to upload your Turnitin assignments.

Please keep in mind the supported file types for submitting assignments:

  • Microsoft Word® (.doc/.docx)

  • OpenOffice Text (.odt)

  • WordPerfect®  (.wpd)

  • PostScr...

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Apply Now: UNCF Scholarships and Internships
by Neaves, Amy - Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 1:19 PM
 
Click here to learn more information about scholarships and internships as well as how to apply.

 
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"Not secure" Message in Chrome, Firefox
by Neaves, Amy - Thursday, March 9, 2017, 1:31 PM
 

The Internet browsers Chrome and Firefox are switching to a new model for how they evaluate the security of websites. This is intended to encourage sites to switch to a full https. That works great for relatively static websites and is important for sites that conduct financial transactions (e.g....

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IT Maintenance Window Friday, March 10
by Neaves, Amy - Thursday, March 9, 2017, 11:38 AM
 

Please be advised that IT will perform needed maintenance on Jenzabar EX on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. During this maintenance window, Jenzabar and BearsNet will not be available to users. 

Faculty and students should be able to access Moodle using the moodle.shawu.edu link.


Thank you for your patience as IT works to improve your online experience at Shaw!

 
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Reminder: The Unity Circle & Positive Thinking
by Neaves, Amy - Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 1:35 PM
 

Join the Unity Circle Wednesdays at Noon

The Unity Circle at the Bell Tower (weather permitting) at noon each Wednesday is an opportunity to experience five minutes of mindful meditation, deep breathing, and introspection. 

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to join the circle with Dr. ...

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Moodle Mobile App: Connect and Learn on the Go
by Neaves, Amy - Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 12:45 PM
 

Moodle Mobile is the official mobile app for Moodle. The free app lets you:

  • Browse the content of your courses, even when offline
  • Receive instant notifications of messages and other events
  • Quickly find and contact other people in your courses
  • Upload images, audio, videos and other files from your mobile device
  • View your course grades
  • … and more!

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Download the free mobile app on your mobile device (smartphone or tablet).
  2. Open the app, and type in moodle.shawu.edu
  3. Enter your ShawU Moodle/Bearsnet username (ID number) and password.


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NR Reports due today, Friday, January 27, 2017, by 5:00 p.m.
by Neaves, Amy - Friday, January 27, 2017, 8:41 AM
 

Greetings E.P.I.C! Faculty,

Please provide information on student attendance so that we may have an accurate accounting of the students who are actually attending classes for the spring 2017 semester. Students must have attended at least one (1) face-to-face class or completed at least one (1) ...

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Faculty Reporting of Class List Discrepancies in Moodle/Bearsnet
by Neaves, Amy - Thursday, January 26, 2017, 12:06 PM
 
Greetings E.P.I.C! Faculty,

Please continue to use the form http://bit.ly/CourseIssue to notify IT of any discrepancies in your class lists between Bearsnet & Moodle. 

Thank you so much!
 
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Find your center with the Unity Circle every Wednesday at noon
by Neaves, Amy - Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 6:46 PM
 

The Unity Circle at the Bell Tower (weather permitting) at noon each Wednesday is an opportunity to experience five minutes of mindful meditation, deep breathing, and introspection. 

All faculty, staff, and students are welcome to join the circle with Dr. Bowers. 

“The impatient idealist says: ‘Give me a place to stand and I shall move the earth.’ But such a place does not exist. We all have to stand on the earth itself and go with her at her pace.” -Chinua Achebe (No Longer at Ease)