Office for Information Technology


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You can find Glow service at

What is Glow?

Glow is Williams Course Management System (CMS). Its web-based and easy-to-use platform allows teachers to teach and communicate with students more effectively. Glow has a box of tools that allow teachers to put course materials including video and audio online, to engage students with virtual discussion forum/class blog, schedule office hours and lab experiments, conduct and grade quizzes, assign, collect and review problem sets, just to name a few.

Glow documentation

Where to go for help and more information:

  • If there’s a question that isn’t answered here or a topic that isn’t addressed, please let us know so we can add the information to the site.
  • If you need help using Glow, setting up a new course,  please contact your Instructional Technology Liaison.