Monthly Archives: May 2016

Tech Tip: Spring Cleaning

“The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Better Business Bureau (BBB) are encouraging consumers to put cybersecurity top of mind by urging them to make digital devices an additional target of their spring cleaning activities. NCSA and BBB encourage everyone

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Canvas Updates: May 2016

Summer is a great time to learn more about Canvas and how it can enhance the teaching and learning process.  Canvas hosts free webinars regularly on all sorts of useful topics.  Check out the schedule on their CanvasLIVE website: https://community.canvaslms.com/community/ideas/canvaslive/

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Tech Tip: Knowledgebase

Stumped by a technology issue? While we can’t be there for you during the summer, you can visit our extensive Knowledgebase. The Knowledgebase is filled with articles that contain step-by-step instructions on how to do many different tasks. From instructions on how to change your network password

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Canvas Tip of the Week: Due Dates

Did you know that if you enter due dates for assignments one semester and then copy that course to the next semester that any due dates can be automatically adjusted for the new semester?  This is a VERY useful and

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Tech Tip: Jayweb Course Registration

It’s the last day to add a May term course! Do you know how to add a May term or Summer term course? First, log into your Jayweb account. Click the blue Student link at the top of the page.

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Atomic Learning Summer PD Opportunity

As subscribers to Atomic Learning, we are invited to join a special email series that highlights both professional and personal development—and there are prizes involved. Focusing on self-improvement, Atomic Learning’s Summer Session provides weekly tips to break down critical topics,

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Tech Tip: Get Rid of Start Menu in Office

When you open an Office program such as PowerPoint, Word, Excel, or Publisher, a Start menu is displayed with file templates. This can be annoying, but it is easy to disable. You can certainly disable the Start menu for every

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Wireless Network Upgrade

On May 23rd, ITS will begin upgrading the campus’ wireless network.  The system enhancements include: Changing your password will not disconnect devices from the secure wireless Faster & stronger connections Less Interference (uses 5.4GHz instead of 2.4GHz) Increased capacity for

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