Welcome to

Academic Technology @ Jacksonville University

Swisher Library Rm 327 / 328
Dee Thornton, Ed.D

Director of Academic Technology

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YouTube Channel
Bb Help
Classroom A/V Support
Instructional Design
Video Production Studio
Digital Literacy Lab

What we do...

The Academic Technology Department supports learning environments that meet the expectations of 21st-century students while still engaging students in active learning through personal connections with faculty mentors.

Technology-enhanced learning is the use of specific technologies to improve the student learning experience and the quality of stated learning outcomes regardless of whether the course delivery method is face-to-face, online, or hybrid.

Services Offered

- Blackboard Assistance and Course Help
- Instructional Design
- Classroom Technology Support and Maintenance
- Video Production Studio and Media Services

Ultra Fall 24 Conversion

Ultra Fall 24 Conversion

Blackboard AI Integration
Fall 24 Launch

Blackboard Ultra Guides

Blackboard Ultra Guides

Ultra Summer Schedule

 Summer Training Schedule

Please join the Academic Technology department during the Summer to help convert your course and learn the new Blackboard interface. This will ensure a successful Fall 24 semester. Registration Link


Improve the student experience and course interaction with a fresh look and feel.


Keep students engaged and focused with video and streaming content.

Academic Technology
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Office Location
  • Carl S. Swisher Library
  • Jacksonville University
  • 2800 University Blvd. North
  • Jacksonville, FL 32211
Instructional Design Help?

Let our staff help you develop your content. Drop us a line on our contact page to get started.