In order to add a new Topic for the Discussion Forum you must be a Member in the Members Area. Once you have logged into the Members Area of your Website you will open to the Members Home Page. Once there you can add a New Top through either two ways. The First is on the home page beneath Active Announcements and Online Calendar where you will see a section that says Latest Discussion. On the left you will see a link that says New Discussion Topic. Second, is to use the User Menu and choose Online Tools and select Discussion Forum. Once you have come to the table of contents for the Discussion Forum at the top you will see a link that says New Topic, this will open to a page where you will enter in the title of your Discussion and then type in the information. Once you have finished click on Post New Topic link at the top right.