Author: Paige Eissinger

IT Newsletter September 2021

Posted by on September 17, 2021

Service Updates Phishing Email Simulations With the rise in ransomware, which commonly uses phishing campaigns to gain unauthorized access to people’s computers, it has become especially important that we all become experts at accurately identifying phishing attempt e-mails. Some examples of recent ransomware attacks include: Howard University Cancels Classes after Ransomware Attack Hackers use Colonial pipeline ransomware news for phishing attack The transition to Microsoft […]

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Leave Your Computer on this Weekend for Updates

Posted by on September 16, 2021

Windows updates are planned between  2 a.m. and 6 a.m. Saturday, September 18. Please leave your computer connected to the S&T network and powered on over the weekend. Save your documents and close all applications because your computer will reboot during the update.

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Significant upgrades to UM System core inter-campus network

Posted by on August 13, 2021

Beginning on Monday, August 16, at 10 p.m., the network infrastructure team will work with MOREnet to upgrade the core inter-campus network. Although the work is expected to cause minimal interruption to network services, users may experience brief interruptions during the maintenance window. These upgrades are significant and required by all UM System campuses.

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IT Newsletter 8-12

Posted by on August 12, 2021

Service Updates AppsAnywhere Updates AppsAnywhere updates will take place Friday, August 13, between 7:00am and 8:00am. External Email Tagging Banner Added to your Email As of August 5th, a banner called email tagging was added to the top of email messages that originate outside of our organization. This is a part of the University of […]

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AppsAnywhere Updates

Posted by on August 10, 2021

AppsAnywhere updates will take place Friday, August 13 between 7:00am and 8:00am. It will be unavailable during this time. 

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IT Help Desk closed on Tuesday, August 10

Posted by on August 9, 2021

Curtis Laws Wilson library will be closed on Tuesday, August 10. The Help Desk will be closed to walk-in traffic and all Help Desk staff will be working remotely.

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What instructors need to know about One Canvas

Posted by on August 6, 2021

One Canvas is live and ready for the Fall 2021 semester. Instructor and student access to the previous, S&T-specific instance of Canvas will end Tuesday, August 10. S&T’s instance will forward to One Canvas before business hours on Tuesday, Aug. 11. If you experience issues logging in that morning, please try again later in the day.   […]

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One Canvas is coming!

Posted by on August 5, 2021

Beginning on August 11, 2021, faculty will begin using one unified UM System instance of Canvas Get answers to your questions about how you can get started on this One Canvas information document.

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Return to Campus Faculty Event

Posted by on July 21, 2021

The IT Technology Support Team will be updating campus computers that have been in use by staff and faculty remotely. It’s important to get all campus computers updated to make sure they are compatible with current campus security and standards supported by IT. IMPORTANT: Visit the Faculty Event page for complete details about the events […]

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Help Desk Ticketing System Upgrade July 16-July 18

Posted by on July 16, 2021

Starting at 9:00 PM Friday, July 16 through 5:00 PM Sunday, July 18, we will be upgrading the Help Desk ticketing system. During this time, users will not be able to use the S&T Self-Service Portal to create tickets.

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