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Next Canvas Course Design Snapshot Jan. 4

January 2, 2024

Welcome back and Happy 2024! We hope you are feeling refreshed and rejuvenated for a new year and new semester. For those of you switching to Canvas this spring, we have the next opportunity to get some Canvas training coming … Read more

Create Canvas Quiz Questions All at Once

December 5, 2023

We are excited to introduce the new Text Quiz Builder, a faster way to create Quizzes and Question Banks for Canvas! Within the Canvas interface, questions must be created one-by-one, involving many clicks and fields to enter your questions, answer … Read more

VoiceThread Gets New Look Dec. 20

November 13, 2023

VoiceThread launched a new and improved update , the biggest in their history! The new VoiceThread is simpler, more accessible, and more powerful. We will automatically apply the new VoiceThread to all accounts on December 20, 2023. If you don’t … Read more

Bing Chat Enterprise Now Available to Faculty and Staff

November 9, 2023

Bing Chat Enterprise is now available to all UNC faculty and staff! See details on the announcement from ITS Communications. We also shared support materials and learning opportunities on how generative AI is being used at UNC on our previous … Read more

Teaching with Generative AI

November 2, 2023

You have likely heard of ChatGPT and other discussions around generative AI. As this emerging technology continues to be developed and used by faculty, students, and staff in the larger higher education community, instructors can find University support materials and … Read more

Spring 2024 Courses Now Available

October 19, 2023

We are happy to share that over 80% of courses are being taught in Canvas this Fall 2023 term! Spring 2024 courses are also now in Canvas!┬áLog into Canvas to find your courses on your Dashboard or by clicking on … Read more

Book Office Hours through Zoom Appointments in Canvas

September 26, 2023

Zoom provides us with the flexibility of meeting people wherever they are, opening up even more opportunities to meet. Zoom is completely integrated with Canvas, which means you can schedule and join class Zoom meetings directly through your Canvas course. … Read more

Teaching After a Tragedy

August 31, 2023

Our campus suffered a traumatic event on Monday with the loss of one of our own. Many of us may be grappling with how to move forward. Please know there are campus resources available to you. For Faculty and Staff: … Read more

Fall 2023 Courses Now Available

May 15, 2023

Congratulations to the Class of 2023 and to all for finishing up the Spring 2023 Semester! Fall 2023 courses are now ready to be set up in Canvas and Sakai! As a reminder, course sites are automatically created in Canvas … Read more

Upcoming Canvas Training Opportunities

April 5, 2023

By now you will have hopefully heard the news that the University is transitioning its learning management system from Sakai to Canvas. Sakai may be used for teaching through Spring 2024, which means we’re approaching the last summer Sakai is … Read more