Dismissing & Restoring a News Item

News Overview

Use the News tool to read instructor messages, course information, and other News updates.

  • News items appear in the News widget, but you can also receive instant notifications about postings through email, SMS, and RSS feeds.
  • Global News items appear in the same My Home and Course Home pages News widgets as course-related News items.

Dismissing a News Item

  • To dismiss a news item so you no longer see it on the My Home or course home page, click the "X" to the right of the News item title.

Identifies the Dismiss icon.

Restoring a News item

  1. To restore a previously dismissed News item, click on News in the News header.
  2. Click on the dropdown menu.
  3. Choose Restore.Shows the Restore icon.