Stories tagged with: Office of Information Technology

Learning Spaces Advisory Community seeks faculty and instructor feedback on classroom technology design

May 19, 2023 OIT invites faculty and instructors to discuss improvements to the technology design of classrooms at the next Learning Spaces Advisory Community meeting on May 24, 2023 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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Canvas selected as OHIO’s next learning management system

April 27, 2023 Canvas has been selected as the next vendor for Ohio University’s learning management system following a comprehensive evaluation process that included input from students, faculty and staff.

April’s OHIO Digital Accessibility Network meeting to cover important topic of color contrast in digital work

April 14, 2023 OHIO students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the upcoming OHIO-DAN meeting, where digital accessibility experts will discuss digital color contrast and what this means for your work.

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Data security and privacy training available to all OHIO students, faculty, staff

April 7, 2023 The training course is completely free and covers important information about how to keep yourself, your data, and University systems safe while you work online.

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Ohio University Board of Trustees review vision for improvements to facilities across the College of Fine Arts, new app geared toward enhancing student experiences

April 7, 2023 Ohio University’s Board of Trustees reviewed an extensive plan to improve the College of Fine Arts’ facilities, a key priority in the University’s overall Six-Year Capital Improvement Plan effort, during meetings April 6-7 on the Athens Campus.

OneDrive link sharing expiration policy to be updated beginning May 11

March 25, 2023 Beginning May 11, the behavior for links generated from departmental and personal OneDrive spaces using the shared with anyone permission setting is changing.

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Updates coming to Blackboard in May 2023

March 25, 2023 Instructors who use third-party tools in Blackboard may need to rebuild some course content, as vendors continue to upgrade their technology.

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OHIO Testing Services provides improved high-stakes exam proctoring for students, instructors

March 9, 2023 Registerblast promotes cross-departmental collaboration, streamlining the setup and scheduling for both faculty and students.

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Conference and Event Services to open reservation books for fall semester on March 29

March 4, 2023 Ohio University Conference and Event Services will open its reservation books for Fall Semester 2023 on Wednesday, March 29 at 9 a.m. 

OIT issues travel security guidelines

March 3, 2023 Implementing a few simple precautions can go a long way to protect yourself while traveling.

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Single sign-on logo refresh

February 24, 2023 Starting Friday, March 3, the Ohio University logo on all single sign-on (SSO) pages will be updated to the newest version

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Ohio Supercomputer Center has free upcoming virtual training events for OHIO faculty, staff

February 24, 2023 The Ohio Supercomputer Center is a state organization dedicated to empowering Ohio’s educational and research institutions.

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OIT issues top 5 tips to secure your smartphone

February 18, 2023 With cybercriminals hacking smartphones at alarming rates, it’s important you know how to protect your confidential information.

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Updates coming to Azure Multi-Factor Authentication Feb. 27

February 10, 2023 Starting Feb. 27, you'll be asked to complete an extra step when using the Microsoft Authenticator app with Azure MFA.

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Collaboration Tools Advisory Community seeks feedback on digital storage tools

February 10, 2023 The Office of Information Technology invites students, faculty and staff to provide their insight, experiences, and feedback related to digital storage tools.

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