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Engage Canvas

When Provost Linzer and CIO Reynolds announced that the Educational Technologies Advisory Committee had decided that Northwestern University should switch to Canvas as its...
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It’s Official! Northwestern is moving to Canvas

Following a report on April 10 from the LMS Review Group, the Educational Technology Advisory Committee has affirmed the recommendation that Northwestern adopt Canvas...
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Meet The Prof.: Susanna C Calkins (Part 2)

Back by popular demand! This is part two of our interview with Susanna Calkins. —continued from our blog post of 4/14/14— Was it easy...
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Meet The Prof.: Susanna C. Calkins (Part 1)

We return with an in depth Interview today with Susana Calkins! She has been at Northwestern for over 11 years and holds a Ph.D....
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Meet The Prof.: Timothy Dohrer

Today begins a new series called Meet The Prof.  We will be hearing from professors and professionals. We will endeavor to get a deeper...
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Survey time!

When we surveyed students and faculty at the end of the Fall quarter 2013 about their experiences in the Canvas pilot, their preferences were...
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The only constant is change

You may have heard that Canvas has a three week production release cycle. This means Canvas is updated every three weeks with a set...
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LMS Review Tech Talk

On Friday, February 21, Les James and I gave an online webinar called a Tech Talk. We reviewed the progress of the LMS review...
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Canvas Demo

On Wednesday, February 12, a group of specialists from Instructure gave three demonstrations of Canvas. The first demo, which is pictured below, was captured...
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Learning Management Systems and the Mobile Experience

 There is a lot of opportunity to improve the student mobile experience on campus. On February 12, 2014, our campus community will have an...
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