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'Announcements' Archive

Warning: New Phishing Attempt 10/12/18

Posted October 12, 2018

Please be aware of a recent attempt to gather login, password, and other secure personal or College data from Bryn Mawr College community members. Be on the lookout for messages signed by a Bryn Mawr College community member, but that are actually coming from an off-campus email address. Be particularly wary of those instructing you to […]

Request for Spring 2019 Course Reserve Lists

Posted October 10, 2018

Dear Friends, As you know, the TriCollege Libraries are migrating Tripod to new software later this semester. Because the migration requires most cataloging and ordering activities temporarily cease for a month starting on November 19th, we are requesting, if at all possible, that faculty provide Spring 2019 reserve requests by the following dates: November 6, […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Posted October 10, 2018

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, help@brynmawr.edu, 610-526-7440, or lits.brynmawr.edu.  

Resolved: Printing to Canons Unavailable

Posted October 8, 2018

Updated Monday 10/8 7pm: Canon printing has been fully restored. Updated Monday 10/8 4:15pm: LITS is working to restore the Canon print server from backup. This involves a large amount of data and will likely take overnight. We will update this post as soon as we know more. Printing to Canon copiers is currently unavailable […]

Tech Reminders for Recording Lectures and Job Talks

Posted October 4, 2018

It’s that time of year again, when academic departments are hosting candidates and organizing job talks. Bryn Mawr College subscribes to a lecture capture system called Tegrity, which makes it easy for lecture hosts to record a talk and share links to the recording with people who can’t attend in person. Below are reminders about […]

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (MFA) on 10/8

Posted October 4, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees receive a self-enrollment email 9/17 self-enroll before 10/8 anyone in this group who has not self-enrolled will be enrolled in Duo on 10/8 and required to use multi-factor authentication WAVE 2: All remaining staff and […]

Brief Network Outage 10/1 6pm

Posted October 1, 2018

LITS will be re-starting our network core at 6:00 p.m. today, October 1. All network connectivity will be unavailable for approximately 15 minutes. We are hopeful that this work will resolve the network connectivity issues we have been experiencing. If you continue to experience network connectivity issues, please let us know. Contact the Help Desk […]

Extended: Multi-factor authentication on 10/8

Posted October 1, 2018

The October 1 deadline for Wave 1 Duo enrollment has been extended by one week to Monday, October 8. Likewise, community members in Wave 2 who were scheduled to receive a Duo self-enrollment email today will now receive that email on October 8. This extension is primarily in response to the issues we are currently […]

Wireless Network: Intermittent Issues

Posted October 1, 2018

We are currently experiencing intermittent issues with the wireless network. Community members have reported difficulty connecting to off-campus websites and services when using the Bryn Mawr College wireless network. We are actively troubleshooting this issue and will post more information as it becomes available. Contact the Help Desk with questions: help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

Complete the Information Security Education Program by 11/1/18

Posted October 1, 2018

The Bryn Mawr College Information Security Education Program launches today and runs through the month of October. Community members are responsible for completing the program by November 1, 2018. Get started by logging into Moodle and navigating to the Information Security course. More information about the program cycle, requirements, and information security competencies is available on the LITS Website. Information security is a responsibility […]

Reminder: Routine System Maintenance Thursday 6pm – midnight

Posted September 26, 2018

Routine system maintenance will occur tomorrow (Thursday) from 6:00 p.m. until midnight. During this time LITS will also be patching our wireless network software. This will involve a reboot of the wireless controllers, which will cause brief outages for wireless around campus. For more information on LITS System Maintenance: http://www.brynmawr.edu/lits/system-maintenance-policy Please contact the Help Desk with questions, […]

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (MFA) on 10/1

Posted September 25, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees receive a self-enrollment email 9/17 self-enroll before 10/1 anyone in this group who has not self-enrolled will be enrolled in Duo on 10/1 and required to use multi-factor authentication Wave 2: All remaining staff and […]

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