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Academic Catalog Snippet Improvement

Categories: Evolve

There are several places on the UND website where information is pulled directly from the current academic catalog (hosted in a software called CourseLeaf): Department websites use the ‘Course Display’ snippet to auto-pull the course name, number of credits and short course descriptions The Program Finder ‘Courses You Could Take’ section displays six selected course […]

UND Calendar is Upgrading to New Look

Categories: Evolve

The UND Events Calendar at will update to a new theme on December 21, 2020. This date was chosen to align with the semester break when calendar and website traffic decreases. All features you use when submitting an event will remain the same. The main difference is the new theme is image heavy to draw attention […]

Update on COVID-19 Alerts

Categories: Evolve

Demand for COVID-19 notifications across the UND website is strong. To quickly address needs, we issued a post on how to use the available alert snippet. The alert snippet is a universally accepted color system used to report technical issues for systems such as Blackboard, Campus Connection etc. After consultation with UIT, it was determined […]

OmniUpdate Alerts

Categories: Evolve

With the fluidity of the COVID-19 pandemic, alerts have been an important tool for communicating time-sensitive information across the UND website. Alerts can be used on individual pages or messages can be communicated universally across all UND websites. Alert Snippet The Alert Snippet is available to OmniUpdate users to communicate information on individual web pages. […]

Program Finder Facelift

Categories: Evolve

All Program Finder index pages are getting a facelift with an updated look and more dynamic ways to display content. While most content will remain the same, pages will be revised to improve search rankings (i.e. Google, Bing) and ensure they meet accessibility requirements. All other existing pages (Requirements, How To Apply, UND Online, and […]