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Changes Coming to Turnitin

August 10, 2016
Categories: turnitin, Uncategorized

As you may know, Turnitin is the plagiarism detection tool integrated within Canvas. The new integration provides greater control over […]

Campus Pack for Canvas

March 1, 2016
Categories: Uncategorized

Campus Pack is a suite of tools that integrates with Canvas. Campus Pack provides blogs, wikis, journals, and a robust […]

Spring Workshops Scheduled

February 2, 2016
Categories: Uncategorized

I’ve scheduled a selection of workshops for the Spring semester. As we come to the end of the main push […]

ArtStor Digital Library: A Brief Overview

January 14, 2016
Categories: ArtStor, Uncategorized

UNCG faculty, staff, and students have access to ArtStor, a nonprofit digital library with database of “over 1.6 million digital […]

Canvas: An Overview of Modules

December 1, 2015
Categories: Canvas, modules, prerequisites, requirements, Uncategorized

Below is a link to a helpful article posted by the Canvas administrators. The article provides a brief overview of […]

Canvas: How to Excuse an Assignment

November 2, 2015
Categories: Canvas, excuse, exempt, Uncategorized

Sometimes, instructors want to excuse a student from an individual assignment. You can excuse a student from an assignment, graded […]

Canvas: New Dashboard User Interface Coming

October 28, 2015
Categories: Uncategorized

On December 11th, ITS plans to turn on the new user interface for the dashboard area of Canvas. The dashboard […]

Students and eReserves in Canvas

October 19, 2015
Categories: eReserves, Uncategorized

A number of instructors have reported students who are unable to access eReserves in Canvas and have not been able […]

Synchronous Learning Management System Study

August 13, 2015
Categories: Uncategorized

The University has begun a study to explore options for a synchronous learning management system at UNCG. Very generally speaking, […]

An Easy Way to do Polling with Your Students

July 1, 2015
Categories: discussions, Polling, Uncategorized

Canvas does have an app available for download, Polls for Canvas, which is a very easy way to create polls […]