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Canvas Tips to Start Spring 2024

January 10, 2024

Welcome back for Spring 2024! Below are 5 important things to note as you get started. Course Dates and Publishing Sites The Spring 2024 Canvas Term Dates are January 10, 2024, through May 11, 2024 (Commencement Day), however student access … Read more

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

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

5 Things to Know about Canvas Quizzes

September 19, 2023

As you use and explore Canvas, we want to provide you with some information about Canvas Quizzes. Difference between Classic Quizzes and New Quizzes You may have noticed that Canvas currently offers two different types of Quizzes: Classic and New. … 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

5 Things to Try Before the Start of the Semester

August 18, 2023

As you prepare for Fall 2023, we wanted to offer 5 tips to make sure you are ready to go! Check your Classroom Connection Get familiar with your General Purpose Classroom before even entering the room by reviewing photos and … Read more