Canvas Student Pizza Party

"the Canvas App is Where It's At!" - Almalita - International Studies. Photo of students at lealrlning stations at the Canvas Pizza Party  in the HSU Library.

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Thank you to all of the HSU students whCanvas Student Pizza Party Thursday, March 23 - 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. HSU Library, Scholars Labo attended and assisted with the Canvas Pizza Party on March 23, 2017. More than 400 students came to the HSU Library Scholars Lab to get started learning and collaborating in Canvas, HSU’s new learning management system (LMS). The two-hour kickstart into Canvas included presentations, a variety of learning stations, access to computers and laptops, hands-on assistance, raffle prizes including Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones, and pizza!

At the March 23 event, there were numerous stations around the HSU Scholars Lab where students will be able to advance their integration of Canvas into their HSU coursework, including the following:

  1. Dashboard, Course Navigation and Inbox

  2. Canvas Profile and Notifications

  3. Quizzes, Discussions

  4. Canvas Mobile App

  5. Calendar and What-If Grades

  6. Ask the Canvas Team


Students received a punch card to be validated at each station. The punchards were placed into a raffle drawing for $10 gift certificates for Los Bagels, Ramones, Stars Hamburgers and more, with a grand drawing for Beats Solo3 Wireless Headphones! All participants walked away with a Canvas USB drive, free pizza, and a new start with HSU’s dynamic teaching and learning tool, Canvas.