Kudos to trainers

Posted by on July 7, 2020

When campus closed in March and courses moved online, many faculty members needed training in Zoom, Canvas and Panopto. Staff members in civil, architectural and environmental engineering, and staff members in the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) worked together to develop training sessions and help ensure that the transition was as smooth as possible.

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Canvas features is topic of upcoming forum

Posted by on April 13, 2020

The next early career faculty forum session, “Digital Literacy for Canvas,” will be held 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, April 15. The session will cover features of Canvas, including file storage and organization, media gallery for video content, and how to use groups in Canvas.

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Reserve your spot in tomorrow’s workshop on teaching remotely

Posted by on March 12, 2020

The Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence will host a workshop titled “Tips on Teaching and Working Remotely” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, March 13, in Room 115 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall. Lunch will be provided. The sessions will be livestreamed for faculty who are unable to attend in person. The schedule includes:

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Cookies, Cocoa and Canvas with CAFE

Posted by on December 5, 2019

Faculty are invited to join the Center for Advancing Faculty Excellence (CAFE) for some homemade cookies, hot cocoa and holiday cheer 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 16, in Room G8 of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library.

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Get voting information on Canvas

Posted by on October 30, 2019

The Associated Students of the University of Missouri (ASUM) has created a student civics portal on Canvas. It contains information about ASUM, voter registration, upcoming election dates and absentee voting.

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ASUM Canvas student civics portal

Posted by on October 29, 2019

The Associated Students of the University of Missouri has created a Student Civics Portal on Canvas. The portal contains information about ASUM, voter registration, upcoming election dates, and absentee voting. To access the portal go to Canvas and click on Courses>All Cources>Browse more courses. If you would like to have the Student Civics Portal pinned […]

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Location changed for Canvas workshop

Posted by on September 26, 2019

Due to much expressed interest in the Digital Literacy for Canvas Workshop, the event will be held 4-5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, in Room 105 Centennial Hall. The workshop was previously planned in a smaller room.

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Set up your summer or fall course in Canvas

Posted by on April 23, 2018

Do you need to set up your summer or fall course in Canvas and have questions about the best way to do so? The educational technology staff will host a hands-on session for all instructors, titled “Getting Started with Canvas,” 10-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 15, in Room 103 Curtis Laws Wilson Library. Register online.

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Lab safety training course required for all graduate students

Posted by on January 22, 2018

Missouri S&T’s environmental health and safety department provides a Canvas course, General Laboratory Safety Training (GLST). All Missouri S&T graduate students are required to complete the course before entering a campus laboratory. If you have not previously taken the training, please sign up for GLST. After signing up, you will receive an email with a link to the course in Canvas. The course will take approximately 1-2 hours to complete. It can be taken in multiple increments or one setting, depending on the students’ preference.

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LMS informational forums today

Posted by on March 13, 2014

After reviewing numerous Learning Management System (LMS) providers, the faculty and student committee responsible for reviewing the current LMS have decided to recommend a change to Canvas by Instructure. EdTech will work closely with Canvas representatives to make the transition as smooth as possible. Current content in Blackboard will be moved into Canvas over the next few months. There will be two informational sessions today, Thursday, March 13, about Canvas by Instructure:

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