Yes. Mail migrations do not impact access to Google services. That said, now is a good time to review your Google usage due to their recent change of services and pending quota adjustments. Visitour site, Google Storage Migration | Kent State University to learn more.
Canvas includes robust integrations with the Microsoft 365 suite. This move will enable additional collaboration options and make working in Canvas easier.
Additionally, many Fortune 500 companies, and other employers in the Northeast Ohio area use Microsoft 365 services, so becoming familiar with the platform Is another way to make Kent State University students workforce ready.
Lastly, having faculty, staff and students on a common platform gives us an opportunity for a more-secure environment and to work more efficiently.