Announcements

New Moodle LAE Releases for November 2019

November 19, 2019

There are three 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-January. Moodle HQ has released Moodle 3.8; CLAMP will prepare an LAE beta… Read more

Charles Fulton

Join Us for Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Winter 2020

October 29, 2019

CLAMP Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Winter 2020 will be held Wednesday, January 8 through Friday, January 10, 2020, at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. CLAMP’s Hack/Doc Fests are twice-yearly unconference-style events dedicated to improving the Moodle experience for liberal arts colleges. The lodging deadline is Monday, December 9, 2019. The event registration… Read more

Charles Fulton

New Moodle LAE Releases for September 2019

September 16, 2019

There are three 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-November. CLAMP evaluated Moodle 3.7 at the Smith College Hack/Doc Fest in June 2019;… Read more

Charles Fulton

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