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Zoom is an online web conferencing tool available to all students, faculty, and staff that can be used on any device. It's great for collaboration, screen sharing, teaching remotely, and more. In addition to some custom Webinars for IC done by Zoom Staff, DIIS is offering some hands-on in person workshops in the TLC, Friends 101.

 Zoom: Intermediate topics (WEBINAR)

This custom webinar by Zoom staff will review some of the basic features but go into more detail on scheduling webinars, breakout rooms, polling and using in Sakai.  Join from any device anywhere.

  • Wednesday, March 8, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Register)
  • Wednesday, March 15, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (Register)

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Zoom is an online web conferencing tool available to all students, faculty, and staff that can be used on any device. It's great for collaboration, screen sharing, teaching remotely, and more. In addition to some custom Webinars for IC done by Zoom Staff, DIIS is offering some hands-on in person workshops in the TLC, Friends 101.

Intro to Zoom Hands-on Training (TLC, Friends 101)

This in-person session will introduce participants to the Zoom Web Conferencing system at IC.  After a brief presentation and demonstration of key settings, features and common use cases, participants will be able to log into zoom, customize their profile settings, and join a meeting.  Events.ithaca.edu - Please click "I'm going" and download the calendar file.

  • Monday, March 6, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 9, 12:10 pm - 1:10 pm

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 Zoom is an online web conferencing tool available to all students, faculty, and staff that can be used on any device. It's great for collaboration, screen sharing, teaching remotely, and more. In addition to some custom Webinars for IC done by Zoom Staff, DIIS is offering some hands-on in person workshops in the TLC, Friends 101.

Intro to Zoom Hands-on Training (TLC, Friends 101)

This in-person session will introduce participants to the Zoom Web Conferencing system at IC.  After a brief presentation and demonstration of key settings, features and common use cases, participants will be able to log into zoom, customize their profile settings, and join a meeting.  Events.ithaca.edu - Please click "I'm going" and download the calendar file.

  • Wednesday, March 1, 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 2, 12:10 pm - 1:10 pm
  • Monday, March 6, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 9, 12:10 pm - 1:10 pm

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Zoom is an online web conferencing tool available to all students, faculty, and staff that can be used on any device. It's great for collaboration, screen sharing, teaching remotely, and more. In addition to some custom Webinars for IC done by Zoom Staff, DIIS is offering some hands-on in person workshops in the TLC, Friends 101.

Intro to Zoom Hands-on Training (TLC, Friends 101)

This in-person session will introduce participants to the Zoom Web Conferencing system at IC.  After a brief presentation and demonstration of key settings, features and common use cases, participants will be able to log into zoom, customize their profile settings, and join a meeting.  Events.ithaca.edu - Please click "I'm going" and download the calendar file.

  • Wednesday, March 1, 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 2, 12:10 pm - 1:10 pm
  • Monday, March 6, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 9, 12:10 pm - 1:10 pm

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Zoom is offering custom webinar trainings for Ithaca College.   Zoom is an online web conferencing tool available to all students, faculty, and staff that can be used on any device. It's great for collaboration, screen sharing, teaching remotely, and more. Please register for the webinar using the links below.  You can participate from any device connected to the internet.

Introduction to Zoom
This webinar will introduce you to the features of zoom as well as training on configuring your profile settings and using the session controls.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:00 pm-4:00 pm 
  • Friday, Feb. 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm (Register)

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Zoom is offering custom webinar trainings for Ithaca College.   Zoom is an online web conferencing tool available to all students, faculty, and staff that can be used on any device. It's great for collaboration, screen sharing, teaching remotely, and more. Please register for the webinar using the links below.

Introduction to Zoom
This webinar will introduce you to the features of zoom as well as training on configuring your profile settings and using the session controls.

  • Wednesday, Feb. 22, 3:00 pm-4:00 pm (Register)
  • Friday, Feb. 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm (Register)

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Are you an Ithaca College faculty member who has found an innovative way to use technology in teaching or research? Are you a staff member involved in a campus wide initiative using technology to enhance the workplace? Are you a student organization developing or applying technology? If so, you are invited to participate in the Educational Technology Day College Showcase. The 27th Annual Ed Tech Day will take place on Thursday, March 23, 2017.

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Staff from the division of Teaching and Learning with Technology (DIIS) are hosting drop-in hours to help instructors get up and running with their technology needs for the Spring 2017 semester. Come in for help with Sakai, Zoom, Lynda.com, course design, clickers, Kaltura video hosting and more. Refreshments will be available so feel free to drop in for some snacks.

Drop-in hours in the CET (Job 102) are as follows.

Friday, Jan 20, 9:30 am – 11:30 am & 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Monday, Jan 23, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Tuesday, Jan 24, 9:30 am – 11:30 am

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is happy to announce hands-on classroom technology training opportunities for the Spring 2017 semester. 

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Danielle Cullen, a former teacher and representative for Turning Technologies, is coming to campus to share approaches for engaging students with Responsesware™, the mobile version of the Turning Technologies student response system.  

Tuesday, December 20th
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Job 102 (CET lab)

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How to Manage Your Passwords

Contributed by Kyle Szuta on 12/15/2016 

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The number of passwords we need to use in our daily lives continues to grow and when coupled with shifting password length and complexity requirements it becomes very hard to keep them all straight. Thankfully, there are strategies that can help you manage all your passwords and help you remain safe online. Here, we will explore the world of password managers.

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is happy to announce hands-on classroom technology training opportunities for Spring 2017. 

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The fixIT shop will be open the following hours in December:

  • Mon. 12/12 - Thur. 12/15: 10am - 7pm
  • Fri. 12/16: 10am - 5pm 
  • Sat. 12/17 - Sun. 12/18: Closed 
  • Mon. 12/19 - Thur. 12/22: 10am - 4:30pm

Please note the deadline for out of warranty Apple hardware repairs is 7pm on Monday, 12/12, and the deadline for checking in all other repairs is 7pm on Tuesday, 12/13. Emergency back up service will be available through 12pm on Friday, 12/16.

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The newest version of the Mac operating system, Mac OS Sierra, has had known compatibility issues with Pulse Secure (formerly Junos Pulse), used for remote VPN access to some Ithaca College systems.

There is now a compatible version of Pulse Secure available for Mac OS Sierra users. The new version works with previous Mac and Windows operating systems as well, and functions virtually the same.

The new version is available in the right sidebar of the Remote Access support page.

Service Desk
104 Job Hall 
servicedesk@ithaca.edu
274-1000

The fixIT shop will be open the following hours during the break:

  • Mon. 11/21 - Wed. 11/23: 12pm - 5pm
  • Thur. 11/22 - Sun. 11/27: Closed

Regular hours will resume on Monday, November 28th at 10:00am.

Stop by the fixIT shop for affordable diagnostic and repair services for your personal computer. To learn more visit www.ithaca.edu/diis/help/fixit/.

Friends 110
607-274-3000
fixit@ithaca.edu

Digital Instruction and Information Services is currently planning for critical software upgrades in DIIS-managed computer labs for the spring 2017. If you need software installed or upgraded to support instruction, please submit the software request form at www.ithaca.edu/diis/services/labs/softwarereq/ or contact the DIIS Service Desk at servicedesk@ithaca.edu, by Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

Spring 2017 Technology Renewal questionnaire notices have been sent to all guardians and area coordinators, and should be completed by November 15, 2016. 

To complete your questionnaire, log on to the Technology Renewal website and click on “Your Computer Assets” located in the center of the page. You will need to log in with your Netpass username and password. 

If any asset assigned to you is due to be replaced, you will see a red “Questionnaire Due” link that will take you to the on-line questionnaire. 

You will find more information, such as included software and FAQs on the Technology Renewal web site.

Contact the Service Desk with any questions.

Service Desk
104 Job Hall
servicedesk@ithaca.edu
274-1000

DIIS has upgraded the college’s academic SPSS network license to version 24. If you currently have version 23 and haven't already requested an upgrade, your network license for SPSS will stop working as of 5:00PM on Friday, November 11th. You can order your SPSS upgrade by filling out and submitting this form.  Please be sure to include the computer asset tag and platform (Windows or Mac) as requested on the form. The subscription charge is $85 for FY 16-17.

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Digital Instruction and Information Services is currently planning for critical software upgrades in DIIS-managed computer labs for the spring 2017. If you need software installed or upgraded to support instruction, please submit the software request form at www.ithaca.edu/diis/services/labs/softwarereq/ or contact the DIIS Service Desk at servicedesk@ithaca.edu, by Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to bring their personal computers to the fixIT shop for a free five-minute computer check-up! The fixIT shop will be open the following hours during fall break:

  • Wed. 10/12, 10:00am – 7:00pm
  • Thur. 10/13, 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Fri. 10/14, 12:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Sat. 10/15, Closed
  • Sun. 10/16, 12:00pm – 7:00pm

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