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Start of Semester Reminders

August 19, 2021

Welcome to the Fall 2021 Semester!


Get Ready for the Start of the Semester with Canvas-Led Training

Section Merge Deadlines Approaching

Four New Observer-Type Roles Now Available in Canvas

Whether you are new to Canvas or advanced in your use of Canvas, be sure to sign up for Canvas-led training August 20th or 24th by visiting our website. Teaching Assistants are welcome! Be sure to combine your course sections ahead of the start of the term. Due to a potential loss of student data, no exceptions will be made for the August 23 and 27 deadlines. Faculty Peer Evaluator, Student Peer Mentor, Transcriber, and Visiting Student roles will replace the Observer role that was previously available in Canvas. Contact your Department Scheduler to get started.

Resolving Incompletes Now Available in Canvas

Communities Now Available in Canvas

10 Key Reminders for the Start of the Semester

Course instructors may now resolve incompletes in line with Student Rule 10.6 in Canvas. Please submit a ticket through to get started. Communities are now available in Canvas. Requests for a Community should route through your Academic Liaisons or through for non-academic units. Watch our ten key reminders to ensure teaching and learning success in the digital learning environment this Fall.