Blog

Join us for a Deeper Dive into Canvas!

Wed. October 22, 2014 12:30-2:30 PM Norris University Center, Northwestern Room (202) Add to your calendar  Join us as we explore how Canvas can...
Read More

TurnItIn: The new anti-plagiarism checker for Canvas

Turnitin is the new anti-plagiarism checker we will be using inside of Canvas. To create a Turnitin assignment in Canas, please follow this step-by-step...
Read More

Course Reserves and Library Media in Canvas

This blog post was written originally by Julie Rudder and Kurt Munson, of the Northwestern University Library. Course Reserves and Library Media in Canvas...
Read More

How Will My Students Learn Canvas?

Fall quarter classes are about to begin. As an instructor, you may be wondering how your students are going to learn Canvas. The good...
Read More

“Before You Publish Your Course” Checklist

There’s a chill in the air and students are returning to campus. As we look toward the beginning of the Fall quarter, many of...
Read More

Meet the Canvas team at Northwestern

Read More

Say Hello to Canvas!

We are thrilled to have other groups at Northwestern excited about the move to Canvas. Check this out: http://www.mmlc.northwestern.edu/blog/bye-bye-blackboard-hello-canvas/ Thanks to Katrin Voelkner for pulling...
Read More

Needs Improvement: Course Events in the Syllabus

Today’s post is by Rick Salisbury, in Kellogg. Canvas is very calendar-centric and that is usually a great thing.  Students have a clear view...
Read More

Discover Sample Courses

  Teachers know that examples are a powerful aid to learning. As you explore Canvas, you may be trying to envision how finished courses...
Read More

Sign up for September workshops now!

Curious about Canvas? Northwestern’s new LMS is here. Join us for our first workshop: Introduction to Canvas, then move on to other workshops about Moving...
Read More