Join the 2017-2018 Educational Technology Teaching Fellows program
Posted June 26, 2017
The Educational Technology Teaching Fellows (ETTF) program at Northwestern University is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. Dedicated to exploring blended learning...
Library Guides Pilot Launching in Canvas
Posted April 18, 2017
Northwestern University will be piloting a new “Library Help” link in Canvas. This link will bring students to a landing page with access to both...
End of Winter Quarter Checklist
Posted March 16, 2017
This is an updated version of a post from the previous quarter. Spring is upon us, bringing with it sun, rain, and the occasional...
Meet Reggie Jackson, New Faculty Support Services Learning Engineer
Posted November 8, 2016
Reggie Jackson joined the Faculty Support Services team last month. Now that he is settled in, he took a few moments to chat about...
Zaption Platform Retiring September 30, 2016
Posted September 21, 2016
If you have been a user of Zaption’s video activity platform at Northwestern, you will have received a communication from the company regarding its...
CTECs in Canvas
Posted April 18, 2016
After a Winter Quarter pilot with the School of Communication and the Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University is...
Meet the Fellows: Marcus Doshi builds an Interactive Design Library with Box and Canvas
Posted March 10, 2016
Marcus Doshi is an Assistant Professor in the School of Communication where he teaches advanced lighting design courses as a sequence in the MFA...
Copying Your Course for Winter Quarter
Posted December 11, 2015
(This is a quarterly re-post of an earlier article on importing a course from a previous quarter into your new course shell in Canvas.)...
Staying in Touch: Canvas Announcements and Inbox/Conversations
Posted November 12, 2015
As technology continues to expand the walls of the classroom, staying connected is crucial for faculty and students. Canvas offers two options for achieving...
Yellowdig Pilot Lunch & Learn: September 16
Posted August 31, 2015
Interested in participating in the pilot of Yellowdig at Northwestern? Then attend the lunch & learn session on September 16 at noon in Louis...