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Start of Semester Tech Checklist

August 10, 2022

Welcome back to another fall semester! Here is a tech checklist for instructors to help you get tech ready for the beginning of classes. As always, please contact the ITS Service Desk if you need any assistance. We also offer … Continued

Start of Semester Canvas Checklist

August 10, 2022

We are officially entering the first semester at UNC that Canvas becomes available to any and all instructors who wish to use this learning management system. How exciting! We’re looking forward to seeing how many of you decide to take … Continued

Canvas Now Available at UNC!

July 5, 2022

We’re thrilled to announce that Canvas is now available at UNC! Canvas by Instructure is used by more institutions of higher education than any other learning management system (LMS), including other UNC System schools and UNC-CH’s peer institutions. In addition … Continued

Free Digital Accessibility Conference June 16

June 8, 2022

Everyone in NC higher ed is invited to Join the Journey at the 2022 Digital Accessibility Conference! Part of the North Carolina Higher Education Digital Accessibility Collaborative, this online conference will be held via Zoom on Thursday, June 16th, from … Continued

Fall 2022 Rosters are in Sakai

May 17, 2022

We hope you all are enjoying your summer break! Instructors can get a head start on the fall semester by creating your Sakai course sites now because Fall 2022 rosters are in Sakai! We encourage you to continue checking Carolina … Continued

Transition to Gradescope for Exam Bubble Sheets by Aug 1

May 9, 2022

We wanted to make the campus community aware of changes that are happening with our Exam Scanning services. All instructors who have used these services in the past have received notification of this upcoming change. Effective August 1, 2022, our … Continued

Anonymous Grading in Sakai Assignments

April 7, 2022

Instructors can now anonymously grade students’ submissions in the Assignments tool! Whether you are creating a new assignment or grading an existing one with student submissions, you can edit the settings for that assignment to hide students’ identities! Anonymous grading … Continued

Summer 2022 Rosters are in Sakai

March 17, 2022

We hope you all are enjoying some time off during spring break this week! If you’re teaching this summer and would like to get a head start, you can create your course sites now because Summer 2022 rosters are now … Continued

CFE/Lenovo Instructional Innovation Grant

March 7, 2022

The Call for Proposals for the Center for Faculty Excellence / Lenovo Instructional Innovation Grant is now open! This grant program invites applications from faculty who seek to enhance teaching and learning by implementing teaching innovations at UNC during the … Continued

UNC Faculty Share How to Give Students the Grace We All Need

January 25, 2022

It has been nearly two years since the abrupt pivot to remote teaching and learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While our campus has returned to in-person instruction, many students have yet to have the “normal” college experience and instructors … Continued