Altru Education Update – August 2015: New Curricula and Updated Role-Based Training Guides

Last month we announced a new one-stop-shop for all the information that you need about Altru education and training. I hope everyone’s had a chance to check it out by now. We’re still really excited about it and think it’s definitely worth bookmarking in your web browser: www.blackbaud.com/altru-training. Two of the resources that you’ll find […]

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Student Course Requests-Easy as 1, 2, 3!

When you want to automatically schedule students using the Generate Student Schedules wizard, you have to enter course requests for students first.  Here are some steps that will help you breeze through the process! 1.       Define Core Curriculum If you know each grade level should be taking certain classes, you can define the set of classes […]

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Globally Changing Transactions In Student Billing

When it comes to data entry, there’s bound to be a few mistakes or typos here or there. Sometimes these are not such a big deal, but sometimes they can lead to bigger problems. Take your billing, for instance. You just added transactions for all of your students. After this was done, you noticed the charges […]

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Adding or Deleting Citrix Users for Blackbaud Hosting Services

Administrative users for Blackbaud’s Hosting Services will see the User Administration icon when they log into the hosting portal. The administrative user can click the User Administration icon to view the users and groups for their organization. To add additional hosting users, the administrator can right-click in the white area of the User Administration window […]

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Did You Know? Partial Refunds Uncovered

On our team internally, we do a series called Did You Know with each month covering a different topic. It’s Arts & Cultural based, so we talk about things like arts & cultural organizations offering free admission, the effect of training on user’s satisfaction, and the number of different arts & cultural organizations out there. […]

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To Automatically Schedule Students or To Manually Schedule

When deciding on how to schedule students for the next academic year, there are a couple of questions to ask: How many students are you scheduling for? Is the way you want the students to be scheduled very specific? Are you using course requests? If the answers to these questions are: A small number  Yes […]

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