Example Email to Students


Example Email to Students

[Date]
Dear [course name and number] Student:

[Happy New Year!] In order to be prepared for our first class meeting on [date], I ask that you do the following:

LOG IN TO BB VISTA 8 and make sure you are able to access the documents on the site. If you have not used Vista yet, please go to the Vista website to learn more:
http://www.et.kent.edu/elearning/bbVista/?page_id=1577

You should review the “minimum computer requirements” and “browser settings” links located on this website to make sure your computer is configured properly:http://www.et.kent.edu/elearning/bbVista/?page_id=880

If you have difficulty setting up your PC or accessing Vista, or do not know your Flashline username and password, please contact the Kent State Help Desk (helpdesk@kent.edu, 330-672-HELP) for assistance.

UNDERSTAND HOW TO ACCESS THE OHIOLINK ELECTRONIC JOURNAL CENTER. From the Kent State University Libraries and Media Services web site (http://www.library.kent.edu/page/10000), click on Articles in journals, then on OhioLINK Electronic Journal Center. Adobe Acrobat reader is required to view the articles.

PURCHASE THE FOLLOWING TEXTS:

PREPARE FOR THE FIRST CLASS BY REVIEWING THE INTRODUCTORY AND WEEK 1 LEARNING MODULE INSIDE YOUR BB VISTA COURSE

INTRODUCE YOURSELF TO THE CLASS in the discussion thread “My name is …” in BB Vista.

PLEASE CONFIRM YOUR RECEIPT OF THIS MESSAGE BY SENDING ME AN E-MAIL (NAME@kent.edu) or through BB Vista email.

Please note that all subsequent email correspondence must take place in BB Vista (or specify which email address students should use).


Sincerely,



[Name
Instructor]