Canvas Production Release: November 16, 2019

Canvas operates on a monthly release cycle through which features are added or updated. Courseware Support posts highlights from Canvas’s production release notes, a link to these notes, and other relevant content to the Canvas at Penn a few days before the production release, which usually occurs on Saturdays. Please contact Courseware Support at if you have any questions about an upcoming production release.

November 16, 2019 Production Release Highlights

  • Course Card Unfavorite Option: In the Course Card Dashboard, courses can be removed as favorites from the course card Options menu. This change allows users to quickly remove a course as a favorite without having to access the Courses page.
  • New Course & User Analytics: New Analytics provides a richer analytics experience for course grades, weekly online activity, and individual student view. All analytics also include mobile page views. New Analytics displays both course grade and weekly online activity data, as selected in the analytics menu. For more details, please see:

For a complete production release update, please see:

Canvas Production Release Notes: November 16, 2019

November 16, 2019 Canvas Production Release Screencast

Last Updated: 20 Oct 2021

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