Check out some of the following resources, curated by KATE (Kentucky Academy of Technology Education), to help support you with using technology during your time here at Murray State.
If you would like to learn more about Google, reach out to us about our non-credit course to help prepare you to become a Google Level 1 Certified Educator. This course is offered at the beginning of each semester.
Canvas is Murray State University's learning management system (LMS). This platform is used by instructors to post assignments, information, grades, etc. Canvas is also used for informational groups to disseminate information about events and opportunities throughout the semester.
Canvas at Murray State
Zoom has become an integral part of education at MSU. This platform is can be used for class, or to meet with professors and advisors. It is also a great way to collaborate for group projects, or meet with your student groups. Make sure you sign-in everytime using your MSU email account, as this auto admits you to class Zooms.
Zoom Breakout Rooms
Using Zoom at Murray State
When you are using your computer on campus, we suggest using the Chrome Browser, since the COEHS is a Google college!
Your Chrome account will allow you to access your settings, bookmarks, and extensions no matter which computer you log into. When you log into Chrome, it also logs you into Google.
Signing into Google Chrome
Managing Multiple Chrome Accounts
Adding & Managing Bookmarks
Google Chrome Extensions
Google Drive is a cloud storage for Google Workspace where you can store files securely so that you can access them from anywhere from any device. Drive also makes it easy to share files, allowing you to work collaboratively in live time. You can even access documents when you are offline!
Searching Google Drive
Organizing Google Drive