Create and edit your personal profile through the Profile tool. Filling out your profile is optional in most cases, but this feature is a great way for social networking and meeting other users in a course. Some instructors may also require profile updates for their class. Your profile information can appear in the Classlist and ePortfolio presentations. Upload your profile picture, which will also be shown next to your discussion posts, your name in classlists, and ePortfolio contributions.

To access and create your personal profile, click Profile from your personal menu on the minibar. This is found under the drop down menunext to your name and picture. 

Fill in the text fields. You can enter information about your social networks, contact information, education and work, and personal details such as your hobbies and favorite things.

Click Save and Close when you are finished updating your profile.