Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Please watch the instructional videos below for more detailed information about how to use the different features of the alumni network.

What is MyProfile?

You can access your profile under the MyProfile link on the top menu bar. There you can update your profile photo, post updates, message other members of the network, and set up email notifications.

Is there a Forum?

Yes! There is an alumni Forum where you can discuss topics related to the course and the systems view of life.

How can I connect with other alumni?

At the Members link on the top menu bar, you can view the other members of the alumni network, invite them to be friends, and send personal messages.

What are Groups?

You can create and participate in different groups, which have their own pages with information, photos and discussions. Groups can be formed around topic areas or by geographical locations. You can access Groups on the main menu bar. You can then select which group you would like to join. To start a new group, select create a group and then follow the prompts. It will ask you to create a group name, group photo and cover photo. Please select to set up a public group on the site, and select complete. Other members can then search for and join your group.

Where can I find the Capra Course resources?

The Capra Course lecture summaries and the supplementary materials from each lecture are available under Resources for you to review and study.

If you have additional questions about how to best use and access the different features of the alumni network, please watch the instructional videos posted below.

A few Quick Links for navigating the alumni network are below:


Instructional Videos for the alumni network

Getting Started and My Profile

This video will cover how to add a profile picture, how to set email notifications, how to send messages and other features of MyProfile.

Finding other members and resources

This video will cover how to find other members of the alumni network and how to find resources such as the lecture summaries and supplementary materials.

How to use the Forum on the alumni network

This video focuses on how to use new features offered on the Forum, such as quoting another post and adding an emoticon.

Joining and Creating Groups

This video will cover what a group is on the alumni network and how to join an already existing group. It will also cover how to start your own group by interest area or geographical location.


Hello! My name is Silvia Di Blasio and I am the Administrator for the Capra Course. I can provide you with any help you may need regarding the alumni network. I am happy to answer any questions that arise. I can be contacted via email at . I look forward to hearing from you.