There will be an update to the Online Academic Community (OAC) on July 27th beginning at 8:00am PST. An outage of approximately 5-10 minutes is expected.  

Updates will include:  

  • Theme and security related updates 
  • The removal of the BuddyPress plug-in: 
    • Including the OAC public user profile, forums and the ability to add “friends” on the OAC 
    • All other components, including commenting on blog posts, will not be impacted by this change 
  • Addition of a new plug-in: Blank Footnotes, which allows users to add footnotes to their pages and posts, learn more here.