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Edit Existing Announcements

Last updated on October 19, 2021

Course Announcements provide a useful way to inform or remind students about course logistics and activities. You can make edits to existing announcements, even after they have been published, to make clarifications or changes. This ensures the most accurate information is available to your students.


  1. Go to MSU Denver’s Faculty and Staff Hub.
  2. Click Canvas in the Teaching & Learning section.
  3. Log in to your Canvas Account.
  4. Select the Course you’d like to work in.
  5. Click on Announcements on the course navigation menu to the left.
  6. Click on the Name of the announcement you wish to edit.
  7. Click the Edit button in the upper-right corner.
  8. Edit the Topic Title box.
  9. Edit the Announcement Text in the larger box.
  10. Click Save.