Canvas provides multiple options for displaying your Dashboard. If you open your Canvas Dashboard, you can click the 3 dots to change the layout.
Card View (default):
Recent Activity view:
You can also edit the color and name of the card for each class. Click the 3 dots on the card, and change the card’s color and/or add a nickname for the class. NOTE: These changes will also affect your Canvas calendar.
You can also move the card around your dashboard by dragging it, and you can decide whether you want color overlay on the card’s image or just around the 3 dots.