Please RSVP by sending an email to for one of the slots below. Once you let me know when you plan to attend, check that your computer is ready for the online orientation by visiting this link ( You will want to check this out a day or so before the meeting to give yourself time to troubleshoot possible problems.

Online Orientation is now set for:

  • Monday, August 27 – noon -1:00 pm
  • Wednesday, August 29, 2018 – 10:00 1m – 11:00 1m
  • Wednesday, August  29, 2018 – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday , September 1, 2018 – 10:00 am – 11:00 am

If these times are utterly impossible for you to attend, call or text me before 5 PM  August 27, 2018, at 512-569-1630, or email me at to set up a time.

This orientation should take about one hour. We will review the syllabus, course outline, my Blackboard organization, as well as my expectations of you for the semester. Log on at:

To attend, all you’ll need is a computer with speakers and a broadband connection.

To attend this orientation you need VIDEO ability, a phone may not be adequate! If you plan to be traveling or in an unusual situation, try logging into the site BEFORE the time of the meeting!

At the time you RSVP’d to attend, click this link to enter the session.

On the login page, select Enter as a Guest, type your Name, then click Enter Room. (Please use your full name rather than an alias as this is how I will keep attendance records).


Before the meeting begins, make sure your speakers work.

Follow the link below to insure proper sound and connection speed.

Test Your Adobe Connect Speed