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'Announcements' Archive

Bryn Mawr’s new Data Handling Policy

Posted May 5, 2016

Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students, I am writing to call your attention to Bryn Mawr’s new Data Handling Policy, which provides guidance for appropriate protection of College data and the systems we use to access that data: http://www.brynmawr.edu/computing/policies/DataHandlingPolicy.htm Please ensure that you’re familiar with the practices outlined in the policy, and please reach out to […]

Coming This Summer: New InterLibrary Loan Interface with Request Status Info!

Posted May 4, 2016

LITS is pleased to announce that beginning this summer, Bryn Mawr College community members will use a new and improved request management site for traditional InterLibrary Loan* services. We expect to launch ILLiad, a new request form and interface for checking the status of your ILL requests, in early July. ILLiad will allow you to request articles, […]

Teaching with Technology Forum 5/6 at Haverford College

Posted May 4, 2016

Instructional Technology Services in IITS at Haverford College invites you to the Teaching with Technology Forum. This semester’s theme is Multimodal Teaching, Learning, and Literacy. Date: Friday, May 6, 2016 Location: KINSC Hilles 109 at Haverford College Time: 2:00 PM~4:00 PM Light Refreshments will be served. Registration not required. Presenters: Markus Baenziger (Associate Professor of […]

Moodle Course Shells for Summer and Fall 2016 Available

Posted May 4, 2016

The course shells for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 are now available on Moodle. By default, students can view the Moodle site for a course as soon as they register for that course in BIONIC. For faculty: If you have course information (e.g., previous year’s syllabus, a reading list, answers to frequently asked questions, etc.) you […]

BIONIC Unavailable 5/4 5pm-2am

Posted May 4, 2016

PeopleSoft will be unavailable on Wednesday, May 4th from 5:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m. May 5th. All BIONIC services will be unavailable to both Haverford and Bryn Mawr. LITS will be performing necessary maintenance during this time. Please contact the Help Desk, 610-526-7440 or help@brynmawr.edu with any questions.

Resolved: Password Re-sets Unavailable

Posted May 3, 2016

Some community members have been unable to reset their College password today. We believe this issue is now resolved. This problem began early this morning while our identity management vendor was performing brief routine maintenance. Please report any issues to the Help Desk, help@brynmawr.edu or 610-526-7440.

Important Information Prior to Office 365 Launch 5/22

Posted May 3, 2016

Bryn Mawr College’s email and calendar platform will change from Zimbra to Office 365 the weekend of May 21, 2016. We have a number of important things to share with you – please read on for instructions. Schedule Email and Calendar will be unavailable from 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 20 through 9:00 a.m. on […]

Office 365 Demo 5/4

Posted May 3, 2016

Curious about what your new email and calendar will look like? Leaving campus for the summer and want a preview before our late May launch? Join us for a live demo of Office 365: Wednesday, 5/4 • 4pm • Thomas 110 We’ll address common tasks and new features, with time for Q&A, in 30 minutes or […]

Tech Talk: Transitioning to Office 365 5/10 4-5pm

Posted April 29, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, from 4:00 to 5:00 in the Quita Woodward Room, Thomas Hall. In this tech talk, Andrew Mantuano, LITS Outreach and Education Coordinator, will introduce Office 365. In addition to offering a robust, cutting-edge email and calendar experience, Office 365 functions as a synergistic, full-featured online productivity suite that provides tools for collaboration […]

BIONIC Unavailable 5/4 5pm-2am

Posted April 29, 2016

PeopleSoft will be unavailable on Wednesday, May 4th from 5:00 p.m. until 2:00 a.m. May 5th. All BIONIC services will be unavailable to both Haverford and Bryn Mawr. LITS will be performing necessary maintenance during this time. Please contact the Help Desk, 610-526-7440 or help@brynmawr.edu with any questions.

Account Closures for Graduating Students

Posted April 28, 2016

As the end of the spring semester approaches, please be aware of the following information about account closures for graduating students: http://techdocs.blogs.brynmawr.edu/4833 MAY 2016 GRADUATES: As in past years, you will continue to have access to your Bryn Mawr College email fro 90 days after graduation. We recommend waiting until the College has transitioned to Office […]

Office 365 New Email & Calendar Platform 5/21

Posted April 27, 2016

As you know, Bryn Mawr College’s email and calendar platform will change from Zimbra to Office 365 the weekend of May 21, 2016. We expect a maximum of 24 hours downtime as we transition from one service to the other. While all mail, calendar appointments and contacts are expected to migrate automatically, not all aspects […]

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