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Faculty invited to provide feedback on Turnitin and SafeAssign

November 23, 2021 OIT and the Center of Consumer Research and Analytics (CRA) are evaluating plagiarism detection tools and encourage faculty to submit feedback by Dec. 6, 2021.

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Blackboard Ultra Courses now available to all OHIO instructors

November 23, 2021 All instructors are able to opt in to Blackboard Ultra Courses by contacting the IT Service Desk. Ultra Courses have a cleaner, more modern design with easy-to-use workflows, and powerful new tools.

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OHIO IT improves duplicate account detection process

November 19, 2021 A new tool designed to detect duplicate records has eliminated the headaches of multiple accounts for 86 staff and students and is estimated to have saved 172 staff hours in the past year.

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Adobe Spark now available to students, faculty, and staff

November 8, 2021 The Office of Information Technology has expanded its licensing with Adobe so that Adobe Spark is now available to all Ohio University students, faculty and staff at no charge.

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Supervising teams across remote environments using flexspace allows for productive work and communication

November 5, 2021 Amid the transition to remote work and finding a good location to work in, employees have continued to produce good work and collaborate as a team.

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Digital accessibility gains visibility in technology review process

November 4, 2021 The Office of Information Technology is pleased to announce that digital accessibility is now a consistent feature in the technology review process.

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month concludes: How to prioritize cybersecurity in a hybrid environment

October 25, 2021 At the onset of the pandemic’s work-from-home requirements and shifts to online schooling, many people have scrambled to figure out how to make this adjustment work for them.

OHIO working to propagate pronouns in technology platforms

October 20, 2021 Ohio University is working to propagate pronouns and preferred names in as many technology platforms as possible in the next year.

Advice from OIT security for those interested in a cybersecurity career

October 19, 2021 Did you know that the expected employment growth for cybersecurity jobs is remarkably on the rise?

Cybersecurity Awareness Month continues: Fight the phish

October 12, 2021 Cybersecurity Awareness Month is well underway and learning the best ways to fight phishing is crucial.

Be cyber smart this Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October 6, 2021 As our lives become increasingly connected to the internet, our data and personal information has become more convenient for us to access across all our devices.

Center of Consumer Research and Analytics partners with OHIO IT for fall 2021 project

September 30, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in an increased use of academic technologies at Ohio University. This increased demand has led many OHIO professors to use platforms in new and exciting ways.

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OIT gives update on multi-year network upgrade project

September 30, 2021 Beginning in spring 2018, Ohio University’s Office of Information Technology (OIT) embarked on a multi-year project to completely refresh the University's internet infrastructure.

Cybersecurity Awareness Month begins October 1

September 28, 2021 This October, join Ohio University in celebrating the 18th annual Cyber Security Awareness Month. 

Training available for REDCap data capture and survey tool

September 13, 2021 Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) is a web-based, secure and HIPAA compliant data collection platform that is available to all faculty, staff and students at Ohio University. 

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