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How We Spent Our Summer Vacation 2019

Posted September 10, 2019

Highlighting Top Resources for Students Get Microsoft Office for FREE by logging in at webmail.brynmawr.edu. Click Office 365 in the top left corner and click to install Office 2016 on more than five devices! Check Tech Docs for help with printing, basic troubleshooting, and more. Need to learn a new tech skill? Check out LinkedIn Learning (formerly […]

Moodle Will Join Duo-Protected (MFA) Services by August 26, 2019

Posted July 25, 2019

By August 26th, Moodle will begin prompting community members who have enrolled in Duo for a second authentication factor when logging in. The College has been moving many systems, particularly those holding sensitive data, to Duo multi-factor authentication to better protect that data. The addition of Moodle to our list of protected online services is […]

Build and Host Your Website, Digital Project, or E-Portfolio on Domain of One’s Own!

Posted July 12, 2019

LITS is pleased to announce a new service called Domain of One’s Own, which enables current Bryn Mawr College students, faculty, and staff to host websites and web content on their own subdomain (e.g., mydomain.digital.brynmawr.edu). We’ve been piloting it over the last year in courses and for faculty and student projects and are now ready to […]

New! Back Up your Files with Code42

Posted February 21, 2019

LITS is pleased to announce that Code42 (formerly branded as CrashPlan) is now available for faculty and staff. This central backup solution provides community members with the ability to quickly and easily back up and restore files saved on their local hard drives. To download and install, go to Software Center on your College-owned Windows […]

Reminder: Students Enroll in Multi-factor Authentication (Duo) by 2/4

Posted January 28, 2019

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees – COMPLETED! WAVE 2: All remaining staff, Emeriti, and some student employees – COMPLETED! A big thank-you to the 600+ community members who enrolled on or before November 12th! WAVE 3: Students – COMING […]

New Tripod

Posted January 22, 2019

With the start of the semester, we’d like to remind you all of a couple of things related to new Tripod. Bookmark your library’s new url Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Swarthmore now have their own urls for Tripod (tripod.brynmawr.edu, tripod.haverford.edu, and tripod.swarthmore.edu). Although the sites look similar, we have added customizations for each library, including […]

WeVideo for Digital Storytelling and Video Editing

Posted January 18, 2019

Need to make a video? LITS is delighted to introduce a new, easy-to-use digital storytelling and video-editing tool called WeVideo. Unlike most video-editing software, WeVideo is a cross-platform, web-based tool that supports collaborative work. Project files are stored in the cloud and can be shared with multiple editors working on different devices. Finished videos can […]

Students Enroll in Duo (multi-factor authentication) by 2/4 – Important Info for International Travel

Posted December 14, 2018

The deadline for students to enroll in Duo for multi-factor authentication to College systems is February 4, 2019.  Students who have not enrolled by February 4th will be prompted to enroll when they go to log into a Duo-protected resource (email, Bionic, etc.) and will have to enroll in order to proceed with their log in. […]

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (Duo) on 11/12

Posted October 19, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees – COMPLETED! A big thank-you to the 600+ community members who enrolled on or before October 8th! WAVE 2: All remaining staff, Emeriti, and some student employees – IN PROGRESS! receive a self-enrollment email […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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