Category Archives: News

Trustee Hall Computer Lab Renovation

Over Spring Break, the Office of Information Technology (OIT) completely renovated the computer lab in Trustee Hall 109. This renovation gives students a fresh, modern, multifunctional space on campus to study or work, using either university-provided desktops or personal laptops … Continue reading

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How to Level Up in Canvas: Groups and Discussions

You heard from some of our faculty that have leveled up in Canvas in our Faculty Success Stories and now we’ll show you step-by-step how it’s done. This post will focus on setting up Groups and Discussion board settings. Creating Groups … Continue reading

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Call for Pilot Projects to Support Learning Spaces & Digital Scholarship; Pre-proposals due 3/20; Final due 4/6

The Teaching, Learning, and Technology Roundtable (TLTR) invites proposals for the Technology for Innovative Learning & Teaching Pilot Project Grants (TLTR Pilot Project Grants) for projects in 2018-2019. The TLTR will be awarding grants worth up to $5,000 to fund … Continue reading

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Google, Mobile, and What Else? Insights from the 2017 Freshman Technology Survey

As we do every year, we surveyed incoming freshmen about their technology habits during summer orientation. This year we received nearly 800 responses.  What did we learn? Google Some things we already knew–students like Google and their Google use is only going … Continue reading

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Level Up in Canvas with Quizzes

Would you like to save time grading multiple choice quizzes? Would you like to give your students an opportunity to self-test with low stakes quizzes online?  Canvas Quizzes enable the delivery of online quizzes that can mostly be automatically graded … Continue reading

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