The virtual network offers the possibility to send news to all members or a selection of certain members. Moreover you can determine in which period of time (start and end point in time) the news should be displayed. The most recent news are displayed on the start page, so that you are informed about current news directly after you have logged in. News is categorised in categories. To create a news-entry, you need to have writing rights of the certain category.
In the message area you get an overview of unread news and upcoming deadlines and appointments:
You can create private news categories for single groups. More information on this topic can be found here.