At this time, personal information displayed is limited to within a course and would include first name, last name and college email address. Students cannot edit their personal information in Blackboard.
How to Set Privacy Options in Blackboard
Social Profiles and Tools have not yet been implemented at our college.
You can make some choices as to which notifications to receive from your courses, and how you would like to receive the notifications.
The Posts tool on your myBlackboard page consolidates posts from all of your courses – posts from Discussion Boards, Journals, Wikis, and Blogs.Posts appear in chronological order. Posts will remain in My Blackboard for a week (7 days), so you get the most current information in this quick view. You can filter, comment, reply or click to go to the course view.
The Updates tool on your My Blackboard page consolidates all of your Notifications from across all your courses.
Check course announcements, new content, assignments, and more.
Set filters or change your notification preferences so you can view exactly what you want to show up in this tool.