Pilot for 2019 has ended

Thank you to all of our participating faculty, staff, and students! The pilot programs were a great success and we received fantastic feedback from all campus constituencies. Thanks also to our vendors, Instructure and D2L, for helping us setup and run the pilots.

The pilot has begun – January 14th, 2019

The Spring 2019 LMS pilot program has launched! The courses include: Canvas: Advanced International Studies Research (SISU-306) Learning and the Brain (EDU-607) Public Communication Research (COMM-380) Women’s Voices Through Time (WGSS-150) Brightspace: Edge of Information Technology (ITEC-200) Intro to German Translation (GERM-338) Principles of Managerial Accounting (ACCT-241) Public Relations Agency (Topics in Mass Media) (COMM-420) …

Pilot faculty have been chosen

Eight faculty members have been chosen from the pilot system volunteer pool. They are: David Harr – Kogod Sarah Irvine – School of Education Patrick Jackson – SIS Pallavi Kumar – SOC Nikki Lane – CAS Jason Mollica – CAS Rita Morandi – CAS Mike Piller – Kogod Their courses are currently being built in …

Pilot servers have been setup

The pilot servers for both Canvas and Brightspace have been setup. The project team will now begin work on configuring each system, as well as creating AU site branding. Training sessions are being provided by each vendor so support can be provided to the pilot faculty and students.

Vendor demos for Canvas and Brightspace

In October of 2018, both Instructure and D2L hosted demo sessions of their LMS platforms at the AU Library. Please use the following links to the view the recordings of each sessions: Canvas Demo: http://www.kaltura.com/tiny/lfjm8 Brightspace Demo: http://www.kaltura.com/tiny/u6xm7