Communication and Collaboration
faculty guide to technology at boston college
Many tools for communication and working collaboratively are available to Boston College faculty:
Each faculty member is provided a BC Gmail account for integrated email and calendaring. Faculty may choose from a variety of applications to access their account. Go to g.bc.edu to access you BC Gmail and calendar. Learn more about your BC Gmail & calendar at: www.bc.edu/googlehelp.
Group email accounts: Learn how to use Google Groups as a collaborative inbox (includes how to set up a new Google Group to use as a collaborative inbox or to add collaborative inbox features to an existing Google Group).
If you repeatedly send messages to the same group of people, distribution lists are useful. Once created, a single email address can be used to reach every member of the group/list. Learn about the distribution list options available at BC including how to email student in your courses with a single address.