Academic Technology Updates - April 2021

Some interesting updates across Zoom, Canvas, and Qualtrics! Be sure to contact us if you have any questions about the new features.


  • Enable live captions and transcripts in meetings.
  • Webinar hosts and panelists are now able to send files in chat. (To send or receive files, users must be on version 5.6.0 or higher.)
  • In chat, enter ‘:’ plus two or more letters to display emoji options.



See also: Announcement