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Fall Lineup of Learning Opportunities for Office 365!

Posted September 12, 2016

In late May 2016, the Bryn Mawr College community began using Office 365 for email and calendar. We know this has been a big change, and we’re pleased to continue a rich program of learning opportunities this fall that will ease your transition and help you take advantage of some of the new and exciting supported features of […]

How We Spent Our Summer Vacation

Posted August 29, 2016

Office 365: New service for email, calendar and more Back in May, we launched Office 365 for email, calendar, collaboration and more. Over the summer we’ve been reaching out with tips, making documentation (enhanced with multimedia anywhere you see the LITSVideos tag), and hosting classes (don’t worry, there are more scheduled for fall.)  Stay tuned […]

LITS Launches New Learning Opportunities for Office 365 & More!

Posted July 5, 2016

In late May 2016, the Bryn Mawr College community began using Office 365 for email and calendar. We know this has been a big change, and we’re pleased to continue a rich program of learning opportunities that will ease your transition and help you take advantage of some of the new and exciting supported features of Office 365. […]

Tripod’s New Look and Improved Functionality

Posted June 22, 2016

Have you noticed that Tripod looks a little different lately? We’re pleased to announce that this summer, the library catalog will be redesigned for improved functionality and a fresh look and feel! We expect changes to Tripod to be fully implemented by the first week in August, 2016. Last week’s updates included a new logo, footer, and changing the top level […]

Bryn Mawr College Email Unavailable 5/20 5pm – 5/22 9am

Posted May 19, 2016

Bryn Mawr College Email will be unavailable from 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 20 until 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 22. The College will be changing email platforms during this time. All emails sent to Bryn Mawr College email addresses during the downtime will be delivered after 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 22.

Office 365 Goes Live This Weekend; Email Unavailable 5/20 5pm – 5/22 9am

Posted May 19, 2016

This weekend, Bryn Mawr College’s email and calendar platform will change from Zimbra to Office 365. 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 Sunday, May 22. We expect all mail, mail folders, calendar events, and contacts to migrate to […]

Blended Learning in the Liberal Arts Conference Begins Today 5/18!

Posted May 18, 2016

LITS welcomes 100+ speakers and participants from many partner institutions across the country and around the world to the 5th annual Blended Learning in the Liberal Arts Conference! The conference begins at 1:15pm today, May 18th, and ends at 5:30pm on May 19th. Several Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Swarthmore colleagues are participating as speakers. Please […]

Only a Week Away! Important information prior to Office 365 launch 5/22

Posted May 12, 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

NEH Awards $260,000 Grant to Expand ‘College Women’ Archives Portal

Posted April 11, 2016

Take an Email Vacation 5/21!

Posted April 7, 2016

The College’s email and calendar platform will change from Zimbra to Office 365 the weekend of May 21. Sit back, relax, and take an Email Vacation! (We expect to keep downtime to under 24 hours.) It’s not too soon to start planning your trip. Consult our FAQ, browse through Weekly Features, or join us for […]

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