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  • Introducing Simple Syllabus

    Introducing Simple Syllabus

    Simple Syllabus enhances your syllabus creation by dynamically importing your Canvas course schedule, displaying required university policies, and providing student engagement insights.

  • Canvas to myUTSA Account Grade Transfer Tool

    Canvas to myUTSA Account Grade Transfer Tool

    Faculty can now access the new “Grade Transfer” tool located in their Canvas course menu to submit grades on-demand.

  • Preparing for the Student Email Migration

    Preparing for the Student Email Migration

    The University Technology Solutions (UTS) Student Email Migration is scheduled to occur on Monday, October 4, 2021. On this day, myUTSA email addresses will start being populated in Blackboard. 

  • Captions for Faculty

    Captions for Faculty

    Faculty can request accurate, professional captions for high impact, multi-use course videos.  Adding captions to course videos improves student retention and comprehension of the content and provides...

  • Into the Cloud!

    Into the Cloud!

    Blackboard has moved into the cloud! A new home page and intuitive navigation menu welcomes you into the Spring 2021 semester. New features include…

  • Introducing Qwickly!

    Introducing Qwickly!

    This simple tool enables faculty to send email and post the same announcement to multiple Canvas courses at once. Qwickly makes communications easier than ever!

  • Presenting the Student Guide to Online Learning!

    Presenting the Student Guide to Online Learning!

    An open enrollment Blackboard course that will help students get ready for the upcoming semester! Designed and developed by students, this course will help …

  • Blackboard Annotate is here!

    Blackboard Annotate is here!

    Adding assignment feedback in Blackboard is much easier with Annotate. Customize feedback with a sidebar summary view, freehand drawing tools, various color selections, and more.

  • New 24/7 Blackboard Support

    New 24/7 Blackboard Support

    Academic Innovation is now offering first line 24/7 support for Blackboard to all faculty, students and staff. Starting today, you can contact Blackboard support through these...

  • Welcome Panopto!

    Welcome Panopto!

    Panopto is UTSA’s newest video content management platform which replaces the Medial Library. Record, live stream, and share videos easily to Blackboard.