Students sometimes overlook course announcements because they simply forget to check for them. Make it easier for them to notice and read course announcements by adding the most recent announcements as a banner to their Canvas homepage with the “show recent announcements on Course home page” option in each course’s settings. You can read the guide for this feature from the link below

IT Tips is a weekly-release listserv at UNL focused on academic technology services including Zoom, VidGrid, Canvas, the Digital Learning Center, EvaluationKit, and iClickers. You can get more background on IT TIPS here. Want to sign up for this listserv? Self-signup for IT TIPS is available through 

If you have a great IT Tip that you would like us to share in a future week, please email [log in to unmask] to tell us about it! Tips can be related to any technology on campus that you use in your work. Make sure to include “IT Tips Suggestion” in the subject line.