Stories tagged with: Office of Information Technology

Classic Microsoft Teams app set to retire

April 11, 2024 The classic Microsoft Teams application is soon retiring and will no longer be available, effective July 1, 2024.

Research Data Management Working Group to host ‘What We Wish You Knew’ panel

April 8, 2024 All member of the Ohio University community are invited to join the Research Data Management Working Group on April 19, from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. for its first "What We Wish You Knew" panel.

OIT’s Digital Accessibility Team completes Document Accessibility Pilot Project

March 29, 2024 This initiative was funded through a grant awarded by the Ohio Department of Development and aimed to improve document accessibility for individuals with disabilities.

Canvas workshops to supplement Spotlight on Learning Conference

March 28, 2024 Pre-conference Canvas workshops will be available for OHIO faculty and staff on April 16. Both workshops can be attended remotely via Microsoft Teams or in Baker 240.

OHIO researchers dive into Cayuse: new modules launched

March 1, 2024 On Feb. 15, OHIO researchers gained access to the first two modules of Cayuse, the University's new electronic research administration software.

Ohio University shares faculty experiences, insights into Canvas course templates

February 23, 2024 Initial feedback is encouraging and suggests that the course templates are likely to simplify the Canvas transition for faculty and enhance the student experience.

Reminder to share vendor notices related to information security incidents with OHIO’s Information Security Office

February 9, 2024 If you are listed as the point of contact with a third-party vendor and receive notices regarding a data breach or other data security related incident, please forward the email to

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Upcoming faculty/staff training sessions to focus on minors on campus

February 6, 2024 This annual training will be a source of information for program administrators and hiring staff on how to run a successful camp, program or event in compliance with Policy 03.010: Minors on Campus.

Collaboration Tools Advisory Community seeks input on data retention practices

February 2, 2024 At the Feb. 8 meeting, the Office of Information Technology is interested in collecting feedback on how it can better assist students, faculty and staff in managing “digital clutter.”

Exciting developments in research administration at Ohio University: Cayuse modules launching soon

February 1, 2024 The first two modules for Cayuse, OHIO’s new electronic research administration software, are set to launch on Feb. 15, 2024.

Information Security Office to host Q&A session about newly published Information Security Standards

January 27, 2024 The Ohio University Information Security Office invites the University community to participate in a question and answer session on Feb. 26, at 11 a.m.

IT Standing Committee: Information Security approves fourth group of Information Security Standards

January 25, 2024 The Information Security Governance Standing Committee recently approved three new standards.

Enhancing the learning experience at OHIO with Top Hat

January 19, 2024 Top Hat will remain a key tool in OHIO classrooms after the conclusion of the successful Student Response System Request for Proposal (RFP) process.

Go passwordless with new Microsoft Authenticator app

January 18, 2024 Microsoft has a simple and more secure feature with its Microsoft Authenticator app; the option to go passwordless when logging in to your account.

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Spring semester start technology message provides helpful information for OHIO instructors

January 12, 2024 Information from the Office of Information Technology outlining updates and additions to OHIO’s teaching and learning technologies, tips for improving accessibility, and information security.