OWL Space to Box.com

Q: Is there an alternative to OWL Space to share files? Rice University has a cloud storage service called Box.com. You can log in from the following URL – https://rice.app.box.com . (More about Rice Box) You can download files from OWL Space’s Resources to your computer, then upload them to your Box account. You can …

Let Students See Their Quiz Responses

Canvas – Quizzes What does “Let Students See Their Quiz Responses” do? Let’s examine this tool and see what it exactly does to your quiz and what feedback it gives to the students. First, what happens when you click on “Let Students See Their Quiz Responses”. Screenshot 1 Let Students See Their Quiz Responses When …

Sharing BOX.com

Do you need to share your Rice Box folder with your students? Do they need to access your files? Do they need to upload their files? (If you don’t know how to access your Rice Box, follow this link – https://docs.rice.edu/confluence/display/ITDIY/Getting+Started+with+Box+at+Rice+University .) Here is an article by Box enabling us to do this in our …

Canvas Workshops

We offer Canvas workshops for Rice faculty and staff members. Each session lasts 50 min. and will take place in Rayzor Hall 119, aka CLIC Laguage Lab. (Please find workshop descriptions below.) There are twenty computer stations where you can explore Canvas with the workshop instructor. These seats are offered first-come-first-served basis. You may also …

HELP! I deleted XYZ in Canvas…

One of our favorite tool in Canvas is the UNDELETE feature. It is still not 100% reliable, but it works most of the time. Here is how. Go to Canvas and log in. Go to the course which you need to undelete something. Look at the URL in you address field. You should see https://canvas.rice.edu/courses/some_number. …

No Drop Box in Canvas?

When we moved to Canvas we gained a lot of useful features, but we lost a nice tool – Drop Box. Don’t sweat it! We have some solutions. Here is the list of solutions in the order of our recommendation. Use Canvas assignments tool Use Canvas group feature Use Box.com Use Google Drive Canvas Assignments …

Canvas LMS Workshops – April & May, 2016

We are offering Canvas LMS workshops in April and May, with more sessions being offered in August and September. (Can’t make any of the sessions? Use links on this page and get acquainted with Canvas.) Each session lasts 50 min and will take place in Rayzor Hall 119, aka CLIC Laguage Lab. (Please find workshop description …