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Canvas release notes for May 13, 2017

The Canvas at Penn State team and Instructure are committed to continually enhancing the Canvas user experience. Every three weeks, we will post Canvas release notes. These include production notes on features and updates. While most are automatically implemented,...

Turnitin integration with Canvas

Beginning on May 8 at 9 am ET, faculty will be able to seamlessly integrate the plagiarism prevention tool Turnitin into their Canvas courses. Grades assigned via Turnitin can be posted to the Canvas course Gradebook. For more information and instructions on how to...

Prepare for Canvas with SummerFest

With the transition deadline to Canvas nearing, Canvas SummerFest—a week of free, online training on the new learning management system, arrives at the perfect time to help you transition to the LMS. Scheduled for May 8–11, this year’s event features hands-on sessions...