Department of English
Middle Tennessee State University
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Main Office: Peck Hall 302
Department Chair: Dr. Tom Strawman
Telephone: (615) 898-5644
Fax: (615) 898-5098
in the English Department
Newsletter 1 September 2003
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Cool Tool: Add a Glossary!
Designers can use the alphabetized glossary tool to keep important terms accessible to students at all times.
Check out our Website!
The " WebCT in the English Department"; website is located at: http://www.mtsu.edu/~english2/DeptWebCt/DeptWebCT.htm
Here, you will find much helpful information about using WebCT. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask: Maria Clayton (firstname.lastname@example.org) 898-2585.
Did you know?
Inform students today that in the event you are forced to cancel class, they are to check WebCT for announcements and updates to the syllabus.
This will reduce confusion for the students and will keep the Fab Four from having to trek across campus to post signs at your classrooms.
Advanced Tip: Gradebook Roster
If you use the WebCT gradebook tool often, you'll soon find that the list of assignments gets so unwieldy that you can no longer see the roster of names on the left side. Two actions can solve this problem: