Announcements

Nominations Open

April 24, 2017

Nominations are now open for new members of the Steering Committee and this year’s Recognition Awards. Steering Committee CLAMP is accepting nominations of member colleges to serve on the Steering Committee; terms are for three years. You need not specify who will represent the college on the committee now, and you can nominate schools other … Read more

Charles Fulton

Deadlines approaching for Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Summer 2017

April 24, 2017

This summer’s Moodle Hack/Doc Fest at Hampshire College is coming up fast. The event will be held Wednesday, June 21 through Friday, June 23, 2017 at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA. A pre-Hack/Doc documentation and coding sprint will be held Tuesday, June 20, 2017. The registration deadline is Thursday, June 1, 2017. For this first time, CLAMP is making travel … Read more

Charles Fulton

New Moodle LAE Release for 3.2.2

March 22, 2017

CLAMP has completed work on its release for Moodle 3.2.2. There are no new LAE features; this is a maintenance release only. Please see Monday’s announcement for the new releases for Moodles 3.1.5, 3.0.9, and 2.7.19. You can download the update from its project page: Moodle 3.2.2+Liberal Arts Edition 12.0.1. The next stable release on the … Read more

Charles Fulton

New Moodle LAE Releases for 2.7.19, 3.0.9, 3.1.5

March 20, 2017

There are three new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. There are no new LAE features; these are maintenance releases only. CLAMP is holding back a release for Moodle v3.2.2 pending the resolution of MDL-58274 but expects to release it this week. You can download the updates from their project pages: Moodle 3.1.5+Liberal Arts Edition 11.0.5 Moodle 3.0.9+Liberal Arts Edition … Read more

Charles Fulton

New Moodle LAE Releases for 2.7.18, 3.0.8, 3.1.4, 3.2.1

January 16, 2017

There are four new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. This is the initial release on the 3.2 branch. The 2.7 release is maintenance-only. The 3.0 and 3.1 releases include updates to Filtered Course List and CLAMPMail. You can download the updates from their project pages: Moodle 3.2.1+Liberal Arts Edition 12.0.0 Moodle 3.1.4+Liberal Arts Edition 11.0.4 Moodle 3.0.8+Liberal Arts Edition 10.0.6 Moodle 2.7.18+Liberal … Read more

Charles Fulton

Announcing Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Summer 2017

January 13, 2017

Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Summer 2017 will be held Wednesday, June 21 through Friday, June 23, 2017 at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA. A pre-Hack/Doc documentation and coding sprint will be held Tuesday, June 20, 2017.

Sarah Ryder, Hampshire College

Hack/Doc at Lafayette: Day 1

January 11, 2017

At Day 1 of Moodle Hack/Doc Fest we got down to work testing messaging and notification in Moodle 3.2, discussing CLAMP’s future approaches to documentation, reviewing H5P, and learning about changes to the Filtered Course list plugin. The group began testing messaging and notifications in Moodle 3.2. We determined that the new interface is cleaner than … Read more

Ken Newquist

Featured Plugin: Filtered Course List V3

January 10, 2017

The lead maintainer of the Filtered Course List block, Kevin Wiliarty from Hampshire College, recently added some new features to the plugin, bumping the version up to 3.0 with a seamless upgrade.

Sarah Ryder, Hampshire College

Hack/Doc at Lafayette: The Sprint Day

January 10, 2017

HP5, PoodLL, Moodle Messaging and navigation/theme improvements to Moodle 3.2 are among the topics that CLAMP queued up at during the sprint day for Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Winter 2017. The biannual Hack/Doc is being held at Lafayette College in Easton, Pa. The event kicked off on Monday, January 9, 2017 with the sprint day. The … Read more

Ken Newquist

New Moodle LAE Releases for 2.7.17, 2.9.9, 3.0.7, 3.1.3

November 21, 2016

There are four new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. There are no new LAE features; these are maintenance releases only. Please see CLAMP’s release announcement for Moodle 3.1.0+LAE11.0.0 before installing or upgrading to Moodle 3.1. In addition, Moodle core introduced major changes to the gradebook beginning in Moodle 2.8. Please see CLAMP’s Moodle 2.8 and Moodle 2.9 recommendations for more information. You can … Read more

Charles Fulton