Elon’s blog service, located at blogs.elon.edu, utilizes the WordPress platform to give Elon faculty, staff, and students an easy tool for online writing.
Elon has various conferencing technologies for audio, video, and web conferencing.
Email & Calendar
Email accounts are automatically created for new students, faculty, and staff.
A mailing list is a collection of names and addresses used by an individual or an organization to send material to multiple recipients.
Microsoft 365 is a collection of tools designed to enhance communication, productivity, and collaboration. Although faculty and staff may already be familiar with Microsoft 365 for email and calendars, 365 includes other powerful tools such as OneNote Online, OneDrive for Business, and SharePoint.
OneDrive for Business
OneDrive for Business, a part of the Microsoft 365 suite, allows you to store, share, and sync your work files.
Learn more about OneDrive for Business.
If you need to collaborate with a team or your department, consider using Microsoft SharePoint. SharePoint is a powerful collaboration platform that includes features many find useful when working as a team, such as a shared calendar, document collaboration, and a team task list.
Shared Email Inbox
Shared mailboxes make it easy for a group of people to monitor and send email from common email addresses.
WebEx is a web-conferencing service that allows faculty, staff, and students to collaborate with anyone through video or audio meetings. WebEx also provides tools for faculty and staff to host virtual events or to hold class during inclement weather.