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K-State Online May updates

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Updates to Canvas were released on May 13. Canvas operates on a monthly release cycle, with features added or updated every three weeks.

To see all the new features and fixed bugs, view the complete May Release Notes. In addition to the Canvas release, Information Technology Services releases updates to services and integrations with K-State Online through the month as necessary.

The following updates have been made in K-State Online:

  • Color Overlay — The Dashboard Settings drop-down menu allows users to switch between two views: Recent Activity, and Course Cards. When Course Cards is selected, users also have the option to remove the color overlay from any course cards that include an image. This feature allows users to view course cards in the Dashboard according to their personal preference.
  • Front Page Individual Setting — In an individual page, the page settings menu supports the Use as Front Page option. This update allows a front page to be set from any individual page.
  • Section End Date and Past Enrollments — In the Courses list, the Past Enrollment section displays courses with section end dates.