Learning Beyond the Service

“Why are dogs always chained in the yard?” “What do people do around here?” “There’s trash everywhere!” “So many people are missing teeth.” Questions and comments like these may seem uncomfortable, but they started important conversations in the car after a day on the construction site with students on my La Salle University service-learning trip.…

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Canvas Updates The Rich Content Editor Interface!

Rich Content Editor User Interface Overview This feature option will be enabled for La Salle University on December 19, 2020. The toolbar includes a condensed, more intuitive look. Toolbar menus are grouped by common icons and interactions. The following enhancements are included with this feature update: The Rich Content Editor expands to the full width…

Why is Accessibility Important in Online Courses?

La Salle University is committed to providing students with disabilities equal access and participation in all of its academic programs, including online programs in compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Online courses can greatly benefit students with visual or auditory  impairments and upper body limitations by allowing access to a course from anywhere…

2019 Winter Institute

2019 Winter Institute Call for Proposals Would you like to be a part of the 2019 Winter Institute by facilitating a group discussion, giving a quick 5 minute lightning talk, or sharing your experiences with assessment and retention? The theme for this year’s Winter Institute is Unpacking the Hidden Curriculum: Academic and Non-Academic Strategies for Supporting Students. This…