November 2012

UNI Instructors: Register now for Faculty Focus Workshops - January 7-11, 2013

Faculty Focus features a number of workshops to assist faculty in learning skills to more effectively integrate technology into teaching and learning. These workshops are offered the week just prior to the beginning of the spring semester (Jan. 7-11, 2013).

UNI eLearning System Maintenance - Friday, November 30, 2012 - 6:00 AM CST (Completed)

On Friday, November 30, 2012 from 6:00 AM CST to 7:00 AM CST, the UNI eLearning System will be unavailable for maintenance to make a minor setting change to the database.

UNI eLearning System Maintenance - Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 5:30 AM CST (Completed)

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 from 5:30 AM CST to 7:00 AM CST, the UNI eLearning System will be unavailable for maintenance.

Online Course Development Awards: Summer/Fall 2013

The Office of Continuing and Distance Education is accepting proposals for course development awards for faculty interested in converting an existing course to a fully online format using the UNI eLearning System. Proposals for summer and fall 2013 courses are due November 30, 2012. Guidelines and a proposal form are available online. Awards include a $1,000-per-credit-hour course-development stipend and a $1,000 professional-development stipend for attending Quality Matters workshops on January 3 and 4, 2013. For details, contact Belle Cowden at 273-7211.

UNI Users: Trouble logging into UNI eLearning?

Your username and password for UNI eLearning is set to your CatID. Use the same username and password you use for MyUNIverse and UNI Email. If you are having trouble logging into UNI eLearning, please try logging into MyUNIverse.

For security reasons, your CatID password expires every 90 days. If your CatID has expired, you will first need to log into MyUNIverse with your username and expired password. Once you have changed your password and can successfully log into MyUNIverse, use the same username and new password to log into UNI eLearning.

UNI eLearning System Maintenance - Wednesday, November 07, 2012 - 6:00 AM CST (Completed)

An outage of the UNI eLearning System will occur Wednesday, November 07, 2012 from 6:00 AM CST to 7:00 AM CST to install OS patches and application software patches. The Bb Learn 9 eLearning System will not be available during this period.

November 1, 2012 - "No space left on device" errors

On November 1, 2012 starting at approximately 8:00 PM, some users experienced "No space left on device" errors while trying to uploading files, attachments, or content or submit assignments with attachments, etc. This issue occurred on ONLY one of the two UNI eLearning application nodes.

Instructors: If your students reported receiving the "No space left on device" error, please allow the students some leeway or allow them to submit additional attempts. If you have any questions on a student's claim, please complete the "Contact eLearning Support" form and provide the class, assignment, and as many details about what the student is claiming.