In order to install patches and maintenance software on the UR Blackboard servers, yet minimize impact on usage, the system will be unavailable during an upgrade, 5 p.m.-6 a.m., Friday, May 17. The user interface will not change and all course content will still be available after the work is completed. Please schedule your UR Blackboard usage accordingly and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns. Continue to check this Blackboard News site for additional information concerning this outage at http://blog.richmond.edu/blackboard.
UPDATE: Blackboard was successfully patched and is functioning normally. If you experience any problems, please email blackboard DOT richmond DOT edu.