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Evaluation Surveys for Fitness Classes (Zumba, MiXXED Fit and Yoga)

Friday, November 21, 2014

Want to voice your opinion on the fitness classes held in Spartan Training Zone? All you have to do is complete the surveys (three) and your voice will be heard. For further information, please call 757-664-3948. Links are below.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/HFHXJRY

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/HHVG5DZ

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/H6Y8DZF



Posted by: Spartan Training Zone
Blackboard Coming Events (updated document)

Friday, November 21, 2014

University-Wide Standard Course Navigational Menu:  Effective Spring Semester 2015, SEL is piloting a uniform course menu.  Faculty are asked NOT to change the recommended course menu.  Faculty can arrange content within the recommended menus as desired.  Please review the University-Wide Course Navigation document for rationale and recommendations.

Posted by: School of Extended Learning
Blackboard Coming Events Cont.

Friday, November 21, 2014

  • Make Courses Unavailable:  Beginning Fall Semester 2014, SEL will make ALL courses of current term automatically unavailable on the Friday of the week identified on the Academic Calendar as the Deadline to Report Final Grades. For example, Tuesday, December 16, 2014, is the Deadline to Report Final Grades. Therefore, all courses will be made unavailable to students on Friday, December 19, 2014.  
  • University-Wide Standard Course Navigational Menu:  Effective Spring Semester 2015, SEL is piloting a uniform course menu.  Faculty are asked NOT to change the recommended course menu.  Faculty can arrange content within the recommended menus as desired.  Please review the University-Wide Course Navigation document for rationale and recommendations.



Posted by: School of Extended Learning
Blackboard Coming Events

Friday, November 21, 2014

  • Blackboard Faculty Semester End Checklist: As we are moving to the end of Fall 2014 semester, please look at the Faculty Semester-End Checklist for tips or recommendations for final exams, grade calculations, etc.
  • Blackboard Spring 2015 Course Shells: Blackboard course shells will be generated approximately 40 days before the semester starts. Normally, it will be on one of the first three days of the month before the new semester. Please see the chart below for the course shells generation dates:
Term Course Shells Generation
Spring December 1-3
Summer April 1-3
Fall July 1-3

          For Spring Semester 2015, course shells will be generated on December 1, 2014. 

  • Blackboard Upgrade: Blackboard will be down on Thursday, December 18 , at 6:30 AM EST for upgrade to Bb Learn 9.1 April 2014 release. The upgrade should be completed on or before 6:30 PM EST the same day. Please plan to work around this as the Blackboard platform will be unavailable during this time.  

          Click on the link below for enhancements coming after the upgrade:         

          BBApril2014ReleaseRefGuide  



Posted by: School of Extended Learning
The NSU Child Development Lab has achieved a new Accreditation!

Friday, November 21, 2014

The NSU Child Development Lab has achieved a new, five-year term of Accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The administration, teaching staff, and families are all to be congratulated for continuing to uphold the mark of quality represented by the NAEYC Accreditation system.

The Child Development Lab is one of 3 programs in the City of Norfolk, accredited by the NAEYC Academy for Early Childhood Program Accreditation.



Posted by: Child Development Lab