AI Lunch Learning

AI Lunch Learning

As part of our Lunch Learning series, COLI is offering a half-hour basic training on Large Language Model AI for Canisius employees. What are AI Chatbots and how do they work? How may I safely, securely and productively use AI in my work at Canisius University, or in...

Microsoft Teams for Video Conferencing

Microsoft Teams for Video Conferencing

Microsoft Teams is a productivity software, mostly known for allowing groups to quickly chat with each other, eliminating the need for lengthy emails. Teams can also be used for Video Conferencing. Here are a list of tutorials on using Teams for Video Conferencing...

Panopto Overhaul

Panopto Overhaul

Over the 2024 Summer, COLI will be doing a required overhaul to the Panopto integration with D2L. This will occur on late June 17th. The impact to instructors using Panopto for course video should be minimal. However, on the day of the overhaul, Panopto may not be...

AI Lunch Learning

Excel Lunch Learning

COLI is offering two half-hour Excel trainings in June. After lunch, come learn some quick Excel tips that can make your work easier and increase your productivity! Excel Lunch Learning Sessions, Old Main 115: Wednesday, June 5th, 2024, 12:30 PM Thursday, June 27th,...

Google Drive: Saving Student Files for Long-Term

Google Drive: Saving Student Files for Long-Term

Do you use Google Drive to collect student work or files? Have students shared files with you via Google Drive? Do you need to preserve these files in the long-term and/or for accreditation or reporting purposes? Make sure to copy these files or download them!...

Upcoming Hypothes.is Maintenance

Upcoming Hypothes.is Maintenance

Hypothes.is will be doing server maintenance Saturday, May 25th, 2024. The expected maintenance window is 3:00AM to 11:00AM. Hypothes.is will be temporarily unavailable during this time. If you are planning on creating Hypothes.is assignments in your Summer D2L...

Zoom: Automatic Captions/Live Transcript

Zoom: Automatic Captions/Live Transcript

In Zoom, Faculty, staff, and students can use Automatic Captions, which provide a Live Transcript of what is being said in a meeting. These are great for taking notes, reviewing meetings, and for the purposes of accessibility. To use Automatic Captions, you first need...

Export Discussion Posts

Export Discussion Posts

In D2L, faculty and students can export Discussion Posts. For faculty, this may be useful for your own records or for departmental purposes. For students, it may be useful to keep a history of what was said in a previous course. To export Discussion Posts, you will...

Using the Digital Media Labs Podcast Studio

Using the Digital Media Labs Podcast Studio

If you are planning on having your students use the Digital Media Labs (DML) Podcast Studio for final projects/assignments this year, please have a look at and install the Podcast Studio Wiki page into your D2L course: https://canisius.atlassian.net/wiki/x/aysYAg...

Spring 2024 End of Semester Checklist

Spring 2024 End of Semester Checklist

It’s coming up to the end of the semester again. Here are some actions you should take by the week after grades are due: Enter your Final Grades through MyCanisius! Check out the Entering Final Grades at the End of Semester Wiki page for tutorials. If you want...

The Center for Online Learning & Innovation
at Canisius University

Technology in Teaching & Learning

Providing outstanding faculty development experiences for technology use in teaching.

Online Learning

Serving as a central point of contact for distance learning needs, coordinated departmental efforts for online learning, quality assurance and consistency in online courses, and online innovation endeavors.

Innovation

Encouraging innovation across campus through technology and new processes, including in teaching and learning and everyday work.