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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Stay safe by enabling multi-factor authentication

September 30, 2022 Every October, Ohio University, along with thousands of other organizations, participates in Cybersecurity Awareness Month activities to champion safer and more secure online practices.

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Data Security Day conference set for Oct. 17

September 23, 2022 All OHIO students, faculty and staff are invited to join Ohio University’s Information Security Office for Data Security Day.

OIT event highlights OHIO Esports Arena’s many academic uses

September 23, 2022 With its launch earlier this month, the OHIO Esports Arena not only became the home of OHIO's varsity esports team, but also a leading-edge academic space.

Technology Review request form moving to Technology Help Center

September 22, 2022 The Technology Help Center will soon be the new home of the Technology Review process. 

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Reduce authentication requests with Microsoft Azure

September 14, 2022 The Office of Information Technology (OIT) announced an update that allows users to extend the length of time between Microsoft Azure Multi-Factor Authentication sessions from 30 to 90 days.

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OIT announces transition to new centrally supported course evaluation technology

September 9, 2022 The new course evaluation technology is set to be implemented over the next academic year.

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Helpful information for OHIO instructors

August 18, 2022 The Office of Information Technology (OIT) is excited to help all Ohio University instructors prepare for fall semester.  

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Get ready for fall semester with new Microsoft Teams features

August 5, 2022 Microsoft has upgraded Teams with a variety of new features and functionality, including the ability to assign co-organizers to your meetings, chat with yourself, and use Planner within Teams.

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Familiarize yourself with OHIO’s classroom technology setup

August 5, 2022 The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has been hard at work this summer putting together resources to make it easier than ever to learn about the technology in OHIO classrooms.

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Proctortrack announces fee increase for Fall 2022

July 8, 2022 Proctortrack, Ohio University’s online proctoring vendor, has announced a price increase for online proctoring beginning on Aug. 22, 2022. 

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OIT announces learning management system evaluation project

July 8, 2022 OHIO’s preferred learning management system, Blackboard, has been an important technology platform to support student success and teaching and learning goals over the past 20 years.

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Fall semester Blackboard updates announced

June 24, 2022 More updates are coming to Blackboard tools in August that will require some instructors to rebuild content for fall courses as vendors continue to upgrade their technology.

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Technology Help Center now official home for all IT help content

June 21, 2022 The Technology Help Center is now the official home of all IT help content.

Retention policy extended for Microsoft Teams recordings

June 17, 2022 The Office of Information Technology (OIT) has recently extended the retention policy for Microsoft Teams meeting and event recordings.

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Technology Help Center expands help content, adds new features

June 8, 2022 Ohio University’s Technology Help Center is expanding to include an easy-to-search listing of all technology help pages and IT services offered by the Office of Information Technology.