The Events widget is used to display the course Calendar and/or Content, Dropbox, Quizzes, and Grades start and end dates in a list format. Note: The widget will only display start and end dates for the items where you have chose the option to "Display in Calendar" when setting the date availability restrictions.
Please see our Calendar help page for instructions on how to add events to the Calendar tool.
Here is an example of the Events widgets:
Note: Events will not show any items if your course is Inactive. See Activate Course for more information.
The Events widget Display Options allows you to choose how Primary Events, Upcoming Events, and Event Types will display on the widget.
To change the Events widget Display Options:
The Events widget Customize option allows you to choose the widget border size, the widget title bar name/color/alignment, and gives you the option to prevent your students from minimizing the widget.
To customize the Events widget: