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D2L February Update for Avenue To Learn

  • For February there has been an update to the Avenue mail composition workflow, from multi-select user lists such as the classlist tool. Previously there was a bug that caused the sending out of the email to be delayed. For more information on the change that was implemented, please refer to our wiki at:

    This update has been automatically applied on Thursday February 23rd, 2017 at 10AM. There will be NO downtime or interruption of service for you.

D2L Pulse App

  • Thanks to modifications to the way you login to Avenue to Learn, we now are pleased to introduce you to D2L's (the company who makes Avenue to Learn) app, Brightspace Pulse. This free app will assist you in keeping on top of your workload, as well as notify you when courses you are enrolled in on Avenue to Learn are updated. To download the iOS version for iPhone users here is the link: For the Android version download it from the Google Play store through this link: While we are not the developers of this app, we can provide some basic support around configuring it for use at McMaster. If you have feedback for D2L, feel free to put in a ticket and we will pass on that information to D2L.