August 08, 2020


  1. June 8, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the university community.

  2. June 2, 2020

    Workshop series helps U-M faculty use Canvas to teach remotely

    Information and Technology Service’s Teaching and Learning group is offering live, daily workshops on how to use Canvas to teach remotely, designed to support U-M faculty.

  3. March 25, 2020

    ITS answers top three tech questions for connecting from home

    As the U-M community adjusts and responds to the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are working from home and connecting online with colleagues, often for the first time. ITS is here to help.

  4. October 25, 2016

    University beginning next phase of project to retire CTools

    As U-M finishes moving course sites from CTools to Canvas this semester, it is preparing to decommission CTools Project Sites by late 2017.

  5. August 5, 2016

    U-M preparing to say goodbye to CTools course sites this fall

    Beginning with the fall semester, CTools will no longer be available for U-M classes — but Canvas will, and there are many support options available for the new learning management system.

  6. May 10, 2016

    Canvas Crew offering one-on-one support to faculty this summer

    The Canvas Crew, a team of students and staff from several U-M units, will provide in-person, one-on-one support to faculty moving courses to the Canvas learning management system.

  7. April 14, 2016

    Canvas helps instructor develop ‘gameful’ approach to teaching

    Using the new learning management system Canvas, English instructor Pamela Bogart created a highly engaged, student-centered learning experience for her cohort of master’s and doctoral students.

  8. September 24, 2015

    Canvas chosen as successor to CTools course sites

    U-M’s Ann Arbor campus will move all course sites from CTools into a new learning management system called Canvas by the fall 2016 semester.

  9. June 11, 2015

    Universities join to control destinies in digital learning environment

    James Hilton, vice provost for digital education and innovation, discusses the goals, status and plans for U-M’s involvement with the new Unizin digital learning consortium.

  10. December 10, 2014

    Pilot of learning management system shows promising results

    Faculty and students in a pilot project for the proposed Canvas learning management system prefer it over CTools, according to an early preview of the pilot evaluation.