Conferencing and Instant Messaging


Are you interested in online meetings, real-time online lectures with real-time interaction, online office hours, real-time, online student collaboration?  Georgia Perimeter College provides four tools for meeting remotely:  Phone Conferencing, Video Conferencing Labs, Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing, and Blackboard Collaborate Instant Messaging. 
 
 
 
Phone Conferencing One option for an online meeting is to set up a group voice conference via phone.
Video Conferencing Labs Rooms are available at each campus for digital video conferencing.
Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Wimba clasroom) Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing is a virtual room that allows video, chat, and audio interaction.  Presenters can share PowerPoint slides, websites, write on and eBoard, or application share. 
Blackboard Instant Messenger (formerly Wimba Pronto) Blackboard Instant Messenger allows for real-time, instant communication with students, peers, and colleagues.  In addition to basic chat messaging, users can launch an online meeting room and communicate with audio and video.
                                                         

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Monday - Thursday
7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
 
Friday
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 

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Need help with a computer issue, software problem, or other technology related issue?  Visit us at the Service Desk page to find answers or get help:
 
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