If there are announcements in a course, you can quickly access the course announcements page from your Canvas dashboard. On the course card, click the Announcements icon.
View Recent Announcements on Course Home Page
If enabled by the course instructor, the course home page may display recent announcements . To view an announcement, click the announcement .
In Course Navigation, click the Announcements link.
On the Announcements page, you can view all the announcements in a course.
Announcements are listed in reverse chronological order where newest announcements display first and older announcements display towards the bottom.
Each announcement displays a title , the picture of the user who posted the announcement , an unread indicator near unread announcements , the announcement post date , and the number of unread/total replies in the announcement .
Note: If an announcement shows the letter U in place of a profile picture, the announcement was imported or copied from another course in Canvas. Additionally, copied announcements do not include a posted date and time.
To filter the announcement list to display all or only unread announcements, click to select an option in the Filter by drop-down menu . To search for an announcement, enter an announcement title, user name, or keyword in the Search field .