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Extra Canvas Help to Prepare for Winter Quarter

As you may already know, the library will be closed December 23 through January 2 for Winter Recess. This is a big change for...
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End of Fall Quarter Checklist

This is an updated version of a post from the previous quarter. Winter has arrived with the first snow of the season this past...
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Assigning Digital Projects in Canvas

Digital presentations are very common in the working world, so why not encourage students to hone their digital skills in your class? Assigning a...
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Classic Econ Games Available Through MobLab

With a considerable suite of games, MobLab is the most recent addition to the educational technology landscape at Northwestern. While the platform has primarily...
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New Canvas Feature: App Annotations for Students

Canvas now allows students to add annotations to PDFs used in an assignment right from within the Canvas mobile app. This feature allows students...
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Reflections on the Educause Annual Conference

This year I attended the Educause Annual Conference, which is focused on IT professionals in higher ed. With over 4,000 attendees, it provides ample...
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Northwestern students own lots of tech

Northwestern students own lots (and lots) of technology: 98% own two or more internet-capable devices 48% own three or more internet-capable devices They own...
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Get the Help You Need for Your Winter Quarter Courses

As you may already know, the library will be closed December 23 through January 2 for Winter Recess. This is a big change for...
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EDUCAUSE 2016 and Storify

Ever go to an event and then try to tell others what it was like only to have words escape you? Some of my...
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Meet Reggie Jackson, New Faculty Support Services Learning Engineer

Reggie Jackson joined the Faculty Support Services team last month. Now that he is settled in, he took a few moments to chat about...
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