Tag: D2L

Power restored in Madison, D2L is back in service

Staff members in UW-Green Bay’s Office of Academic Technology Services report that the power outage and related problems with the servers in Madison have been corrected and the widely used Desire 2 Learn software is again up and running, statewide. The outage temporarily affected UW System access to applications including Shared Financial System and the […]

Patience requested with D2L outage

D2L (Desire2Learn) has been out of service since approximately 7:50 am today (Wednesday, June 18). The widely used online-learning software is instrumental to many summer courses, online and otherwise, being offered not only at UW-Green Bay but across the UW System. The outage is being blamed on lightning strikes from the heavy storms that hit […]

ATS Lunch & Learn: Gradebooks and Dropboxes

In this workshop your friendly ATS staff will go over how to set up gradebooks and dropboxes that won’t raise your blood pressure too high as the semester winds up and winds down. As a bonus, they will explore the ins and outs of Turnitin. The workshops will be held from noon-12:45 p.m. Monday, April […]

D2L upgrade is coming

UW-Green Bay’s D2L (Desire2Learn) is going to be upgraded June 4, 2014. The changes in this upgrade are minimal. Our friends in Academic Technology Services tell us the new version will entail some changes to the look and feel, as well as new features and improvements. ATS staff will be holding 30-minute upgrade sessions so faculty and […]

Next D2L session is communication with ‘My Media’

The next D2L Lunch and Learn involves “Opening up Communication with ‘My Media.’” Instructors will explore a new tool within D2L which allows faculty members a greater ability to use video as a means to give feedback, make announcements, clarify difficult concepts and, of course, lecture. ATS — a.k.a. Academic Technology Services — will present […]

This week’s D2L Lunch and Learn is ‘My Media’

The next D2L Lunch and Learn program is “Opening up Communication with ‘My Media.’” Instructors will explore a new tool within D2L which allows faculty a greater ability to use video as a means to give feedback, make announcements, clarify difficult concepts and, of course, lecture. Our friends in Academic Technology Services will repeat the […]

‘Secrets of Online Rooms’ will be D2L workshop next week


The good people in Academic Technology Services have organized a series of D2L “Lunch and Learns” to help instructors navigate common problems as they gear up for the end of the semester. The first program will be “Revealing the Secrets of Online Rooms,” which will be offered twice next week, from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. […]