Category: News

Find new Canvas Post articles on Digital Learning

Starting tomorrow, August 1, 2017, the Canvas Post’s original content (articles) will publish directly to the Northwestern Digital Learning website. The Canvas Post will...
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Join the 2017-2018 Educational Technology Teaching Fellows program

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...
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Active Courses by Quarter: Spring 2017

Each quarter, we post the number of active courses in Canvas. In Spring 2017, there were 2,498 published courses at Northwestern. Faculty Support Services...
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Active Courses by Quarter: Winter 2017

Each quarter, we post the number of active courses in Canvas. In Winter 2017, there were 2,387 published courses at Northwestern. Faculty Support Services...
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Connecting with People and Ideas

Last week, I attended an Educause Connect conference in downtown Chicago. Connect conferences are highly interactive and relatively small (only a couple hundred people...
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Explore New Technology. Form Big Ideas.

Key takeaways: The Device Lab is open every weekday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Located at Fisk Hall, first floor in the Knight Lab (map)...
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Spring 2017 Courses Available in Canvas

Most Spring 2017 courses are now available in Canvas! In most cases, Spring 2017 classes that you are enrolled in as an instructor should...
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We Need Your Feedback on Panopto

Panopto, a free desktop recording tool and content organizer, is being piloted at Northwestern during winter and spring quarters. Panopto is basically a more...
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Active Courses by Quarter

Each quarter, we’ll post how many courses were active in Canvas. In Fall 2016, there were 2,568 published courses. As we prepare for the...
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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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