You can send private messages to your instructor(s) and classmates from directly within LoudCloud Campus Edition by utilizing the Individual Forum. All messages contained within the Individual Forum are only viewable by you and the message recipient. To send a private message to your instructor(s) or classmates:
Start by hovering over the Connect tab and click Class Forums.
Next, click on the link for Individual Forum.
In the upper right-hand corner, click New Topic.
At the top of the Start New Topic pop-out box, you will see two radio buttons for Staff and Student. Staff is automatically selected. In the drop-down menu, you can choose the recipient of your message. Once you have selected the recipient, enter a Title and Description. You can also attach any files you would like to send with your message.
Once finished, click Submit.