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The Course Home page is comprised of boxes of content called widgets. Some departments may designate that specific widgets be added to the Course Home page, or even a specific layout, but most course sites will simply display the university-wide default widgets, which include News, Updates, and Calendar widgets.
Yes. This will require creating a custom widget to be added to the Course Home page. View the Managing Widgets page for more information.
Yes. While due, start, and end dates can automatically transfer to the course calendar, events can be created in the calendar for any activities that are not linked to a part of the D2L course site. View the Addding Calendar Events guide for more information.