Announcements

New Moodle LAE Releases for July 2019

July 15, 2019

There are three new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. The 3.5 and 3.6 releases contain an update to the CLAMPMail block. The 3.7 release includes updates to all contributed modules and new features in the CLAMPMail and Featured Course List blocks. You can download the updates from the CLAMP code release archive. The… Read more

Charles Fulton

Hack/Doc at Smith: Day 3

June 28, 2019

The last day of Hack/Doc, as usual, was a bit shorter due to attendee travel plans. We wrapped up around lunch time after some discussions about Moodle 3.7, Quickmail, and “blockless” courses. Moodle 3.7 Chad Bergeron confirmed, following on on the previous day’s testing, that rotating a PDF in an assignment does not… Read more

Charles Fulton

Hack/Doc at Smith: Day 2

June 27, 2019

Work on the task list continued during Day 2 of the Moodle Hack/Doc Fest at Smith College, punctuated by two lunchtime presentations from members of the community. Lunchtime presentations Darren Hall from Occidental College presented on the ACRL IL Framework and how they’re working to map each of the frames to Moodle… Read more

Charles Fulton

Hack/Doc at Smith: Day 1

June 26, 2019

The theme of this summer’s Hack/Doc Fest is the snowclone: noun a cliché and phrasal template that can be used and recognized in multiple variants. Examples of this concept include “X is the new Y”, or “in space, no one can X.” Localized variants for this Hack/Doc include “Have Moodle,… Read more

Charles Fulton

Hack/Doc at Smith: The Sprint Day

June 25, 2019

LTI integration and the Women’s World Cup are among the topics discussed during the sprint (half) day at Smith. The biannual Hack/Doc is being held at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. The event kicked off on Monday, June 24, 2019 with the sprint day, and runs through Thursday, June 27. The… Read more

Charles Fulton

New Moodle LAE Releases for May 2019

May 20, 2019

There are four new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. There are no new LAE features; these are maintenance releases only. You can download the updates from the CLAMP code release archive. The next stable releases are scheduled for mid-July. We expect Moodle HQ to release Moodle 3.7 on or about May 20; CLAMP will… Read more

Charles Fulton

Join Us for Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Summer 2019

April 23, 2019

CLAMP Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Summer 2019 will be held Tuesday, June 25 through Thursday, June 27 2019 at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. A pre-Hack/Doc documentation and coding sprint as well as a workshop on LTI applications will be held on Monday, June 24. The lodging deadline is Wednesday, May 29,… Read more

Sarah Ryder, Hampshire College

Nominations Open

April 19, 2019

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… Read more

Sarah Ryder, Hampshire College

New Moodle LAE Releases for March 2019

March 18, 2019

There are four new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. There are no new LAE features; these are maintenance releases only. You can download the updates from the CLAMP code release archive. The next stable releases are scheduled for mid-May. We expect Moodle HQ to release Moodle 3.7 around that time; CLAMP will evaluate it… Read more

Charles Fulton

Emergency LAE Releases for January 2019

January 30, 2019

There are two new Moodle: Liberal Arts Edition releases. CLAMP is releasing updating 3.5 and 3.6 releases to address a significant performance bug in MDL-64609. If you already updated to 3.5.4 or 3.6.2 then you should install this release as soon as possible. You can download the updates from the CLAMP code… Read more

Charles Fulton