New Canvas DocViewer

On June 20th, 2017, Canvas will replace the Crocodoc document previewer in SpeedGrader with their own native tool Canvas DocViewer.  Canvas has assured its community that the transition will be seamless and documents already rendered and/or annotated using Crocodoc will be available for you to view as normal in the […]

5/31/2017 – Blackboard Retirement

At 11:59PM Wednesday, May 31st Blackboard will be retired, and all courses that were in it will be gone.  CIRT has been working with faculty on migrating courses from Blackboard to Canvas since last summer, but after the shutdown CIRT will no longer be able to migrate any courses.  The […]

4/24/2017 – Import/Export Slowness

Starting at 10:30AM Canvas reported jobs related to Canvas imports and exports are backed up, for some users. They are investigating the cause and will provide updates every 30 minutes.  Canvas’ last update from 1:48PM announced a fix they implemented that will improve the time it takes for grade and […]